Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture

BY WINSTONE ANTONIO MULTI-AWARD-WINNING dancehall president Winky D will end the year in a celebratory mood after he added another prestigious global gong to his awards’ cabinet on ...

BY WINSTONE ANTONIO THE police has been exposed for double standards and came under heavy scrutiny after they allegedly forced the 11th hour cancellation of the highly-publicised Best ...

BY WINSTONE ANTONIO THE country’s national dress fabric meant to promote and preserve national identity launched by President Emmerson Mnangagwa at the State House at the weekend has ...

Rapper Khuli Chana and wifey Lamiez Holworthy were met with applause this week after they gave their nanny her first plane ticket so that she could travel home ...

OWN Your Throne hitmaker Boity Thulo wished her “hubby” and bestie fashion designer Rich Mnisi for his birthday and, baby, these two are a match made in heaven! ...

BY WINSTONE ANTONIO POPULAR rapper Enock “ExQ” Munhenga, who launched his musical career at the start of the new millennium when urban grooves was a new genre on ...

BY WINSTONE ANTONIO THE King of RnB in Tanzania, Juma Jux is in the town. There was pushing and shoving as Juma Juxa touched down at Robert Gabriel ...

BY SHARON SIBINDI THE virtual Ibumba International Festival kicked off yesterday with a number of artistes set to perform at the fete organised by Siyaya Arts, a Bulawayo-based ...

BY WINSTONE ANTONIO SOME stakeholders in the creative sector yesterday described the listing of one of the country’s musical instruments, mbira (or thumb piano) on the prestigious United ...

BY TAFADZWA UFUMELI THERE has been continuous debate on the local showbiz scene as to who rules the roost between contemporary singer Jah Prayzah and dancehall chanter Winky ...

BY SHARON SIBINDI A SHORT film titled, It Begins With You, aimed at educating the people on climate change and the need to conserve water was launched online ...

BY ARTS REPORTER UNITED KINGDOM-BASED award-winning gospel musician Obert Maziwisa has dropped a single track titled Count Your Blessings in which he seeks to restore hope on believers ...

BY DARLINGTON MWASHITA BULAWAYO-BASED dancehall artiste, Hansel Ndlovu (pictured) popularly known as “Ma9nine”, has released his new music video titled Chimuti featuring top dancehall chanter Enzo Ishall. The ...

THE acting community on Monday abandoned their own as they snubbed the burial of the late actor Charles “Doesmatter” Jackson who was buried at Zororo Memorial Park along ...

BULAWAYO-BRED author and outspoken poet Mthulisi “KingKG/KhuluGatsheni” Ndlovu has made sensational claims that he was forced to skip the country’s borders after he published his debut poetry anthology ...

ZIMBABWE’S ambassador to Botswana, Batiraishe Mukonoweshuro has urged the country’s natives in various fields in the diaspora to work together in nation-building. BY SHARON SIBINDI Mukonoweshuro made the ...

FAST rising rapper Mukudzei “Holy Ten” Chitsama was the biggest winner as he scooped three gongs at this year’s edition of The Pogues Zim Hip Hop awards held ...

BY WINSTONE ANTONIO ZIMBABWEAN youths remain the most vulnerable persons in the country due to high unemployment coupled with the economic levels, Parliament has said. This came out ...

BY SHARON SIBINDI BULAWAYO artistes Lord Skeelz, Orthodox Six and Prozac have joined hands to honour the late multi-award-winning hip-hop artiste Cal_Vin (pictured) through a video titled Uhambile ...

BY WINSTONE ANTONIO THE Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Youth, Sport, Arts and Recreation has accused the government of ignorance on the impact of the arts sector as shown ...

BETWEEN THE LINES:Phillip Chidavaenzi WHEN I was still in high school, I had a culture of buying books. I was a voracious reader with an insatiable appetite for ...

BY WINSTONE ANTONIO CONTEMPORARY multi-award winning musician Jah Prayzah on Monday released a “meaningless music video” titled Porovhoka that loosely translates to mean “provoke.” Jah Prayzah had alerted his legion of fans of the ...

THE year 2020 is coming to an end and will go down memory lane as a year of disruption. BY PLOT MHAKO NewsDay Life & Style takes a ...

The seventh episode of Shelea, a weekly radio drama that chronicles women struggles and triumphs in contemporary society, tackled the contentious subject of rape. BY WINSTONE ANTONIO In ...

BY FREEMAN MAKOPA VETERAN musician and promoter Clive Malunga yesterday challenged the government to run institutions based on non-partisanship after his Jenaguru Arts Centre built 25 years ago ...

SEVERAL artistes across genres and arts promoters have accused government of neglect, plunging them into abject poverty through the strict COVID-19-induced lockdowns. BY SHARON SIBINDI The ban on ...

THE physical limitations imposed as part of the measures to curb the spread of the global COVID-19 pandemic have not impeded organisers of the Zimbabwe Human Rights Festival ...

JOHANNESBURG — Miss South Africa Shudufhadzo Musida  will not be following in Zozibini Tunzi’s footsteps by competing in the Miss Universe, she will instead contest at the Miss ...

FRANCE-BASED Zimbabwean Afro-pop sensation Queen Mashie said resilience had made it possible for her to push Zimbabwean music to crack the international airwaves. BY WINSTONE ANTONIO The songstress, ...

MULTI-AWARD-WINNING Afro-pop artiste Isheanesu “Ishan” Chigagura says while the success of his yesteryear hit Kure may has spurred him to the top on the music scene he is ...