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Musician to Celebrate Duet in Beitbridge

Jah Prayzah will tomorrow celebrate the release of his collaboration with Jamaica’s Jah Cure with a show at Pagomba Café in Beitbridge. The collaboration, titled “Angel Lo” was released yesterday and most of his fans are enjoying a perfect video of the song that was shot in Barcelona, Spain. The …

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Chipuwe Promises to Up His Game

Rising sungura musician David Hatie Chipuwe has promised to up his game this year in the most celebrated genre in showbiz and lure more musical fans to his brand. Chipuwe announced his arrival in the music sector with his debut album titled “Mwari Munotendwa” in 2014. It received a lukewarm …

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Local Artists Mourn Legendary Masekela

The local arts sector is mourning death of the South African legendary jazz musician Bra Hugh Masekela who passed on yesterday morning after a battle with prostate cancer. He was 78. Masekela was a trumpeter, flugel hornist, cornetist, composer and singer. He is considered the “father of South African jazz”. …

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Mukanya Says to Perform in Harare On April 28

One of Zimbabwe’s most famous musicians who fled at the height of political repression says he is returning home after a change in government. Thomas Mapfumo has not set foot in Zimbabwe since 2004, when he settled in Oregon. Jailed by the country’s former white rulers over his protest music, …

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Tracing Nicholas Zakaria Way Back to 2006

By Memory Chirere You cannot believe the excitement that I went through recently on coming across my article done way back on Tuesday, March 7, 2006! It was an article that I did for the Moses Magadza edited Southern Times. It is on Zimbabwean sungura musician, Nicholas Zakaria. It was …

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Vabvuwi’s Masimba Edenga Splits

Six members from popular gospel music group Masimba Edenga have left to form their own outfit called Marimba Edenga, with both parties confirming that the “divorce” was mutual. The six – Bright and Stanley Gombakomba, Dominic Chitsike, Tendai Mutangabende, Innocent Captain Goba and Wright Muzonzini — have since left Masimba …

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Mukanya Heads to Zim

By Moses Mugugunyeki and Kennedy Nyavaya Chimurenga music legend Thomas Mapfumo’s company Chimurenga Music Company has confirmed that the musician, popularly known as Mukanya, was heading to Zimbabwe in April. Mapfumo has been holed in Oregon in the United States since 2004, alleging intimidation and persecution by the Robert Mugabe …

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