Chaos rocks Chimbetu show

THERE was chaos at Tryson Chimbetu’s show held at Las Vegas in Mufakose, Harare, on Friday as hundreds of fans pushed to get into the venue for free when the young musician went on stage.

The chaos lasted about 30 minutes forcing security personnel to close doors at the venue which was already packed. The fans blocked outside went rowdy after the young musician started performing his popular songs.

The police had to use force to calm the situation and arrested three fans who were banging the closed doors. Inside the venue, the musician played songs from his coming album titled Campus.

The songs include Ndondo, Bhora Mberi, Pahotera and Pfuti.

The musician got cheers from the fans after he announced the date of his album release.

“The new offering will be available on the streets on March 22.  On that day we will be commemorating the life of my father Naison with a big show in Harare,”

said Chimbetu. Speaking to NewsDay on the sidelines of the show, Chimbetu said he was humbled by the response he was getting from fans on his new songs.

“The response I am getting is overwhelming and I am happy that fans are enjoying the songs we are sampling during our live shows,” he said. Turning to his father’s commemoration, the Kumapako hit-maker said all artistes lined up had already confirmed their participation.

“The idea is we are going to charge an affordable fee for the gig and those who will turn up will get copies of the new album. Everything is in order because all artistes lined up for the show have confirmed their participation,” said Chimbetu.

He said musician Alick Macheso, his cousin Sulumani, Jah Prayzah and Peter Moyo were some of the artistes who had already confirmed their participation in the gig.

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5 Responses to Chaos rocks Chimbetu show

  1. Muchochori February 25, 2013 at 12:42 pm #

    the young man is good but i have to say the police force is becoming a useless force because some of the officers drinks beer while on duty talking to ladies while on duty and at one point mamonya of the musician end up beating up people taking law into their hands because police officers vanenge vasipo.

  2. WILLARD MUBVUMBI February 25, 2013 at 4:23 pm #

    WHERE WERE THE MANDIMBA NDIMBAS? Vanhu veku Mfombi, ma makisa next time no musician would risk going to play there.

  3. Rimai gift February 25, 2013 at 5:04 pm #

    Tryson uri njanji,i pray for good attitude anda responds to useless utterances by the media + pple,keep up the gud work.

  4. Gazebo February 25, 2013 at 11:45 pm #

    usanete mupfanha.wakatsiga iwe.

  5. Died 4this country February 27, 2013 at 8:50 pm #

    Mfanami yako ndoDENDERA or even if Simon ws alive aiti mfanami unatsikawo mabrake wakutondidarika me nt comparing u&simomo u hv a potential usawedzere tuhuwanhu rova iroro ranababa vako Simon&Naison during those days in th 80′s Marxist Dende

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