Shingisai Suluma Zimbabwe singer

Shingisai Suluma (born 1971) is a Zimbabwean Christian singer, songwriter, and worship leader.

Biography

Suluma was born to Christopher and Dorcas Chadoka in 1971. Shingisai’s parents were musically-inclined; they both sang in church. She and her sister were made to sing, without a personal drive to. At about the age of seven she performed at the national conference of her church, and by the age of 17 she was the choir leader of the Braeside assembly of Zimbabwe Assemblies of God Africa. She recorded her first album in 1995 and has currently a total of 9 albums. Apart from music, Suluma is a still life and textile artist trained in Surrey, UK, and spent years teaching in high schools around Harare, Zimbabwe. She is married to Stephen Suluma and they have two daughters, Tashinga and Tiara.

National Awards

  • National Arts Merit Award – Outstanding Song – Nanhasi
  • Zimbabwe Music Awards (3 times) Best Female Gospel

Discography

  1. 1995 – Zvanaka
  2. 1998 – Huyai Ishe Jesu
  3. 2000 – Mumaoko
  4. 2002 – Nokuti Wakanaka
  5. 2004 – Fara Zvakadaro
  6. 2005 – Tatenda Taona
  7. 2007 – Maitiro Enyu
  8. 2009 – Ndewake
  9. 2013 – Rwendo

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