Shot In The Arm For Byo artists need a boost in views on YouTube…#ByoMusicStreamingParty

Khura Agency in conjunction with iNgudukazi Magazine are throwing a ByoMusicStreamingParty. This will be a curated playlist on YouTube of music strictly by artists out of Bulawayo which we will be available for streaming on the 1st of September. “There are many Zimbabwean Music Playlists on platforms such as Deezer and Spotify but this onewill be the very first of its kind in the City of Kings,” said Thembi Terry of Khura Agency. Playlists are an innovative and functional form of entertainment on YouTube. This is due to theirability to…

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Jah Prayzah Releases New Album, Gwara, On His 34th Birthday

Award-winning musician Jah Prayzah celebrated his 34th birthday on Sunday with the release of his 10th album Gwara. “Gwara” loosely translates to “pathway” in the Shona language. The 16 track album was released on Sunday on the Gateway Stream Music application and is yet to be made available on other music streaming sites. The 16 tracks on the album are; Mbwende, Gone, Mhondoro, Nherera, Chimwe neChimwe, Chigaro Chehushe, Umhandara, Gwara, Ndichiyamwa, Mhaka, Boi Boi, Ndodzungaira, Nyeredzi, Murder, Takarasima, Bvumbamira. Speaking about the album, Jah Prayzah said it was not the…

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WATCH: Mukundu’s Cover That Infuriated Mbuya Chiweshe

Mbuya Stella Chiweshe made it clear that she was infuriated by Takakunda Mukundu’s cover to an ancient Zimbabwean traditional song she performed at the recently held Mbuya Nehanda Statue unveiling ceremony. She performed solo without an ensemble, and when Takakunda the son of veteran producer and multiinstrumentalist Clive Mono Mukundu added Jazzy background instrumentation, Mbuya Chiweshe could not hide her frustration. Mbuya Chiweshe even called Takakunda a wicked kid thereby attracting a backlash from Mono who said his son was not wicked. Mono admitted that Taka should have sought permission…

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Jah Prayzah speaks about his new single

Jah Prayzah speaks about his new single: Video. The contemporary singer is expected to release a new track today at around 10:00 am. So the singer had some words before the release of the song. He is also on the verge of releasing an album so he wanted to make it clear that the single he is going to release today has absolutely nothing whatsoever to do with his upcoming album. He made a very funny video telling his fans why they should never compare the single going to be…

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President Mnangagwa Allows Resumption Of Live Shows

President Emmerson Mnangagwa Thursday nodded to the resumption of live shows after they had been banned last year as a measure to curb the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. The president said the shows can resume on the condition that the number of attendees does not exceed the stipulated 50 people and adhere to all COVID-19 protocols. He made the remarks at the State House in Harare where he also handed over musical equipment to Andy Muridzo and Chief Hwenje of the “ED Pfee” song. Speaking at the same event,…

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Aurah Hariko sings for the abuse victims in new song ‘Stay’

Harare, Zimbabwe — Songbird Aurah Ariko uses the power of music to confront social stigmas and put the spotlight on key issues such as domestic violence and abusive relationships in new song. Stay is a song that seeks to shed light on all kinds of abuse cases while encouraging the victims to seek help. The Zimbabwean-born singer/songwriter currently resides in Edmonton Alberta, Canada has her music deeply rooted in storytelling and creating stories that people can relate to in their life. Explaining the influence behind ‘Stay’ she said the song was inspired by the similarities in…

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