MEDIA-SHY rapper and local hip-hop music promoter Blessed Zikhali, popularly known as 8L, has poured cold water on claims that the local hip-hop industry has been relegated to the cemetery after the meteoric rise of Zim Dancehall. (more…)
AFTER successfully hosting 12 straight editions of the Changamire Hip-Hop Festival, founder and host Tafadzwa Jackson will this weekend honour those who enriched the festival at an awards ceremony scheduled for Club 1 + 1 in Harare.
Rising arts ensemble, Men of Influence, seek to carve its niche in the music-cut-throat industry by releasing their debut Imbube album titled Ngomhla Wenjabulo in which they fused the music with gospel lyrics.
LOCAL gospel kingpins-cum-rivals Mathias Mhere and Blessing Shumba are in an album launch race with the Favour hit maker launching Double Double in Harare on February 10 and the Mutare-based artiste launching Calvary on March 6 in his hometown.
GOSPEL musician, Mathias Mhere on New Year’s Eve brought the roof down at the Prophetic Healing and Deliverance Ministries in Waterfalls, sampling two new songs from the soon-to-be released album titled Double, Double.
THE first ever local all-female hip hop cipher, where different artistes will ride on the same beat in complimentary effort, is set be released under the stewardship of music producer, Tashinga Mungoshi – popularly known as Tash Van Manhize – who conceived the idea.