July 16, 2019
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Musician calls for 100% local content

AFRO-SOUL musician Bryan Kadengu — popularly known as Bryan K or Heavy Machine — says there has been a low uptake of his music which spoke to the little appreciation of local music and lack of recognition of local talent. “We need to stop feeding our people foreign music and get back to 100% local […]

Stunner’s house is on fire

Flamboyant rapper Desmond “Stunner” Chideme who caused a scene at his birthday celebrations insists he was not seeking cheap publicity. Stunner, who is not new to ladies’ drama, has deleted his post on Instagram in which he was apologising for pushing his wife Dyonne Tafirenyika whilst he was drunk. Stunner said he really meant it […]

Dangarembga’s new film ‘Nnenna’ on cards

Award-winning filmmaker and author Tsitsi Dangarembga is set to direct a new film titled “Nnenna”, which will be shot in Nigeria early next year. “Nnenna”, which was adapted from a Nigerian book “Trapped in Oblivion” is about a 14-year-old girl, who seeks to explore love and sex with her best friend. In an interview Dangarembga […]
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Iyasa founding member laid to rest

One of the founding members of Iyasa, Sonia “Soso” Mbaya, who died last Friday was buried at Luveve Cemetery yesterday with friends and colleagues describing her as a larger than life character. Soso died at the age of 33 at Mpilo Central Hospital after reportedly suffering from a severe asthma attack. Heartbroken songbird, Nkwali said […]

Enzo Ishall’s memorable 25th birthday bash

It was a historic bash at City Sports Centre on Saturday night when many dancehall musicians gathered for Enzo Ishall’s birthday celebrations. City Sports Centre was filled to the brim with youthful dancehall fans that cheered their stars throughout the night. The Chillspot Records family came in full support of one of their hottest finds […]

Popular dancer Young Dollar dies

Popular dancer and entertainer Kumbulani Mapani affectionately known as Young Dollar has died. He was 22. Young Dollar died last night at Harare hospital after a short illness, with close relatives saying he was poisoned. Family friend and spokesperson Bruce “Big Dollar” Kanengoni confirmed the news. “We are deeply hurt over the passing of our […]
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