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News Zimbabwe » Music: Is Zimbabwean Music Icons Tuku, Mukanya's 'Rivalry' Alive, Well?

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/view/group/main/main/id/00058851.html
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Chimurenga musician Thomas "Mukanya" Mapfumo and jazz legend Oliver Mtukudzi were part of a band called Wagon Wheels in the late 70s when the two parted ways and pursued solo careers. This fuelled stories of how they were sworn enemies who could never ...

News Zimbabwe » Music: Makokoba: Zimbabwe’s oasis of arts and culture

News channel or source: https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2018/02/12/makokoba-zimbabwes-oasis-arts-culture/
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

The mother of Zimbabwean music like Dorothy Masuka, now based in South Africa, grand daddies of jazz music, the Cool Crooners and Lovemore Majaivana are all products of this great suburb. The late Augustine Musarurwa, who composed the global hit Sikokiyana ...

News Zimbabwe » Music: Grief as Zimbabwe opposition icon Tsvangirai dies

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/grief-zimbabwe-opposition-icon-tsvangirai-dies-113818314.html
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Zimbabwe's new President Emmerson Mnangagwa lauded his ... Others drove around the city playing music in honour of the deceased opposition leader. "He wanted us to win this election in 2018 and I hope the top leadership is going to unify and beat ZANU ...

News Zimbabwe » Music: Music of a borderless world takes the stage at CRASHfest

News channel or source: https://www.bostonglobe.com/arts/music/2018/02/15/music-borderless-world-takes-stage-crashfest/eULIxkRk4C5dC7rmFM80fP/story.html
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Aronson, who grew up in South Africa, said he was especially excited to have snagged Zimbabwean band Mokoomba for the festival. The musicians grew up together in Victoria Falls, forming the band as teenagers, and their percussive pan-African rock music and ...

News Zimbabwe » Music: Ammara Brown - Music Time in Africa

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/4237900.html
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

The code has been copied to your clipboard. The URL has been copied to your clipboard This week's featured artist is Zimbabwean pop star Ammara Brown. She sings a live dedication to the late Hugh Masakela, accompanying herself on mbira and speaks candidly ...

News Zimbabwe » Music: Apple Music Student comes to Zim. Students get half price.

News channel or source: https://www.techzim.co.zw/2018/02/apple-music-student-comes-zim-students-get-half-price/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Apple Music has extended its Student Membership to 82 new countries, including Zimbabwe. Right now the Student Membership is available in 79 countries. The other 3 countries will get the feature on the 26th of February. You can also use Apple Music on ...

News Zimbabwe » Music: US: Zimbabwe’s Black Umfolosi brings the rhythm to Behrend

News channel or source: http://www.newzimbabwe.com/showbiz-46535-Zims+Black+Umfolosi+in+Pennsylvania/showbiz.aspx
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Those not too familiar with the joyous and deep music of Zimbabwe, will probably at least recognize the sound. It was all over the soundtrack to Disney’s mammoth “The Lion King” franchise, as filtered through the South African vocal group Ladysmith ...

News Zimbabwe » Music: Dial C for caution: Why Team India’s euphoria over thrashing S Africa in ODIs needs to be tempered

News channel or source: https://blogs.timesofindia.indiatimes.com/Addictions/dial-c-for-caution-why-team-indias-euphoria-over-thrashing-s-africa-in-odis-needs-to-be-tempered/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Two, the victories abroad were achieved against lower ranked sides like Sri Lanka, West Indies and Zimbabwe. With the walloping of South ... He is addicted to films, music, cricket and football—and not necessarily in that order.

News Zimbabwe » Music: Zimbabwe Mourns Opposition Icon Tsvangirai

News channel or source: https://www.channelstv.com/2018/02/15/zimbabwe-mourns-opposition-icon-tsvangirai/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Zimbabwe was plunged into grief Thursday following the death ... Some supporters drove around the city centre playing party music honouring Tsvangirai. Hair salon owner Batsirai Tambaoga said Tsvangirai’s death was a blow that had shattered the ...

News Zimbabwe » Music: The Zimbabwean artist who breathes music

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p05xdt0n
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

The latest work from Oliver Mtukudzi is called Hanyan'ga, which in English means "concern". He told journalist Sasha Gankin how he manages to produce such an astounding amount of music. (Photo: Oliver Mtukudzi playing at a concert. Credits: BBC)