Articles tagged 'zimdancehall'

Quality collaborates with Savanfriq 13 March 2019 Budding Zimdancehall chanter Quality Mashasha has collaborated with Afro-fusion group Savanfriq on the single Kumagumo.
Enzo Ishall makes waves 3 November 2018 HARARE - Creativity runs in rising dancehall chanter Enzo Ishall's DNA if indications on the ground are anything to go by. The chanter, who is currently riding high with the song Kanjiva, is back with another one titled Smart Inotangira Kutsoka. It again carries a simple but creative video ...
Jah Signal in big gamble 2 November 2018 HARARE – Ambitious dancehall singer Jah Signal on Wednesday released his debut album Jaya at Club Sankayi in the capital. Not the attendance he would have expected at a launch, but according to his camp, it was an “executive” launch and making money was top of the list. [GoogleAd] It cou...
Bazooker ready to explode 17 October 2018 HARARE - Zimdancehall has given birth to another gem in Bazooker, real name Collet Waita, who is determined to make an impact in the competitive genre. The youthful chanter is proving to be popular with each outing with “ghetto yuts” requesting more of his performances. He is popular with t...
Uncle Epaton pushes Epworth onto Zimdancehall map 8 October 2018 HARARE – Rising dancehall chanter Uncle Epaton is determined to put his neighbourhood Epworth on the map and vowed to advance clean lyrics. Dancehall is known for camps such as Mbare, Highfield and Dzivaresekwa (DZ). [GoogleAd] The chanter is known for the raw version of the Panomhanya M...
Epilepsy pushes Lipsy into cake-making 7 October 2018 HARARE - Zimdancehall songbird Lipsy's frequent battle with epilepsy, which sometimes forces her to reduce the number of concerts she can hold, has forced her to venture into cake-making in a bid to raise extra income. She told the Daily News on Sunday that at times her medical doctor orders h...
Killer T album fetches $65k 9 April 2018 HARARE - Zimdancehall chanter Killer T's latest studio album Mashoko Anopfuura was auctioned for $65 000 at Club 1+1 in the capital on Friday. On the bidding list were socialite Genius “Ginimbi” Kadungure, who splashed $50 000 for the CD, footballer Benjani Mwaruwaru poured in $10 000 and one ...
Ex-Apostolic sect member falls for Zimdancehall 14 March 2018 HARARE - The idiom — you can take a horse to the river but you cannot force it to drink — fits perfectly on the life of budding musician Rozalla Momberume. She is the great granddaughter of Apostolic sect icon Johanne Marange and once a disciple of the church. But the 22-year-old who got ma...
Soul Jah Love goes beserk, assaults wife Bounty Lisa 18 January 2018 HARARE - Zimdancehall star Soul Jah Love went berserk on Tuesday and assaulted his wife Bounty Lisa, alleging she had been impregnated by a city drug dealer. Bounty Lisa, who is nursing injuries on her face and elsewhere on her body, told the Daily News at her father's home in Kuwadzana 5,Hara...
I'm married to music: Buffalo Souljah 23 November 2017 HARARE - Despite winning several awards in South Africa, dancehall artiste Buffalo Souljah remains largely unappreciated in Zimbabwe. But many believe the Harare-bred artiste's recent collaboration with Winky D, Rugare, which is doing well on most local charts, will finally change his fortunes...
DJ Lyaness drops dancehall single 23 November 2017 HARARE - Larissa “DJ Lyaness” Makahamadze, one of Zimbabwe's leading disc jockey, has released a dancehall single called Badmind. The high-riding DJ, who is also a fashion designer, said the just-released single, produced by DJ Tamuka at KeNako Music Studios, was motivated by a real-life situa...
Killer T goes uptown 10 November 2017 HARARE - Zimdancehall star Killer T will perform at News Cafe Borrowdale tonight in his first ever gig at an uptown venue since he broke onto the music scene five years ago. The gig, set to kick off at 7pm, will be a test case for Killer T and Zimdancehall in general given the widely held view...
Lipsy searches for love 1 October 2017 HARARE - What a difference a few months can make! In February this year, Zimdancehall songstress Tendazvaitwa Chitimbe, popularly known as Ninja Lipsy, ruled out marriage, arguing that tying the knot would jeopardise her music career. She added that though she was in a very steady relations...
Oscar Pambuka releases dancehall singles 21 August 2017 HARARE - Television personality Oscar Pambuka who is also the Zimdancehall patron has gone a step further by collaborating with several Zimdancehall artistes on newly-released singles, a development which will catapult the veteran broadcaster's profile. Pambuka collaborated with Kinnah aka Mr ...
Killer T: From hwindi to music star 17 August 2017 HARARE - Just five years ago, Killer T was an unknown in the music industry plying his trade as kombi conductor business but now he is a highly influential Zimdancehall star, easily recognisable with fans referring to him as the Chairman. On Saturday the Takangodaro hit maker celebrated his fi...
Zanu PF MP sings against violence 23 June 2017 HARARE – Former Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs deputy minister, Fortune Chasi has released a six-track anti-political violence album ahead of the 2018 elections. The album titled Violence-Free Elections, which was released last week, features Botswana-based musician and producer Tawa...
Mugabe turns to Zimdancheall artistes 13 June 2017 HARARE - Zimdancehall stars Soul Jah Love, Freeman and Seh Calaz are among several artistes who will perform at a Zanu PF youth league rally set for Mutare this Friday that will be addressed by President Robert Mugabe. Though efforts to establish whether the artistes would be paid were unsucce...
Freeman lauds duet with Jamaican star Anthony B 9 June 2017 HARARE - Zimdancehall star Freeman has described his recent duet with veteran Jamaican artiste Anthony B as a big honour. The two collaborated on a song titled Time To get Rich that is attracting a lot of airplay on local radio stations. “I really felt honoured to be presented with the oppo...
Mandiwanzira buys Seh Calaz DVD for $2 500 27 May 2017 HARARE - Information Communication Technology Supa Mandiwanzira bought a copy of Zimdancehall star Seh Calaz's DVD for $2 500 on Wednesday night at The Volt. Mandiwanzira, who was the guest of honour at the launch of a compilation of 15 videos by the Mumota Murikubvira hit-maker, said the whop...
T-Sweetness, Soul Jah Love collaborate 8 May 2017 HARARE - Zimdancehall songstress Tracy “T-Sweetness” Jayaguru has collaborated with Soul Jah Love, quashing claims that the Pamamonya Ipapo hit maker only agreed on duets with female artistes in exchange for sex. The duet Ndabaiwa is a dedication to Jayaguru's deceased father. “We recorded ...
'Pamamonya Ipapo' craze hits Zimbabwe 23 April 2017 HARARE - Some few years ago, Soul Jah Love real name Saul Masaka, was a homeless man, a roving ruffian of no fixed abode, but today his music is touching souls, and leaving a mark on the crowded music scene. He grew up in Highfield, a high density suburb whose path to glory has been trod by ma...
Extra Large plots comeback 7 April 2017 HARARE - Not so long ago Extra Large-a musical duo made of Jimmy Mangezi and Norman Manwere really loomed large. Then, their witty lyrics almost always propelled them onto music charts and into major concerts at home and abroad. But the emergence of Zimdancehall as a serious musical force s...
Sniper Storm to perform tonight 16 February 2017 HARARE - Zimdancehall star Sniper Storm will hold his first show this year at the City Sports Bar tonight. The Love Yemusoja singer, who attracted national attention after he was allegedly offered $50 by 2 Kings Entertainment to be among the supporting acts for Jah Cure's maiden tour of Zimbab...
Marriage will kill my career: Lipsy 13 February 2017 HARARE - Zimdancehall artiste Tendazvaitwa Chitimbe popularly known as Ninja Lipsy believes marrying now might jeopardise her musical career. Although she is in a steady relationship, Lipsy said her marriage is not an achievement at all; hence it is not part of her list of priorities in life. ...
Cal_Vin chases duet with Winky D 2 January 2017 BULAWAYO - Inspired by Zimdancehall star Winky D's flawless performance at the Homecoming Kalawa gig last week, self-proclaimed Zim Hip Hop king Cal_Vin was left convinced that a collaboration with the Disappear hit-maker would spread his wings wider. Cal_Vin, who was born Calvin Mgcini Nhlizi...