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Songstress Drops Ep Hails Record Label

Hip-hop lovers are up for a treat following Wednesday’s release of a five-track Extended Play (Ep) titled Dzimudzangara by an upcoming star, Skilz Tha Louche at a slick virtual event held in the capital. The Ep which carries the songs Dzimudzangara (tittle track), Inini, Ndini Ndadi, Vane Dzungu and Kughetto is now available on YouTube. In an […]

ZimThrive announces new dates for 2021

The organisers of ZimThrive have announced that the event will now take place in December 2021. In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, the month-long event, which was initially set for April of this year, was postponed as a result of ongoing travel restrictions and lockdown measures still in place in various parts of the […]

Castle Braai Returns With A Twist

The 2020 edition of the Castle Lager National Braai Day, which is traditionally held at a public venue on the last Saturday of October, will be staged in a different format due to the Covid-19 prevention guidelines. Dubbed “Braai Paden”, this year’s edition will be enjoyed from home with a sales promotion called the Castle Lager […]

New Kid In Zimdancehall

Upcoming Norton based Zimdancehall artist Fidel King claims the coronavirus induced lockdown has worked to the advantage of upcoming musicians. In an interview with 263Chat, the Ndasuwa Bhawa hitmaker said the lockdown was a blessing in disguise as more people now listen to his music. “The lockdown has worked to my advantage because I have […]

Misred Dismisses Matutu Affair

Popular radio and television personality Samantha “Misred” Musa has dismissed rumours of her romantic entanglement with former ZANU PF deputy youth secretary, Lewis Matutu. In a recent rant on social media, responding to a fan who in the comment box had waded on the rumour the ZiFM Stereo presenter refuted the claims warning the public […]

Creatives Collaborate In COVID-19 Gem

Emerging Poet, Takudzwa Mukwenga, affectionately known as Hey Hey Preacher has collaborated with animator Kudakwashe Maxwell on his latest offering, Panze, an animated piece of the vernacular poem which speaks on the effects of COVID-19. In an interview with 263Chat, Preacher said he wrote the piece as a way of letting out pain and emotions endured […]

Bigbass Entertainment Celebrates First Annivessary With Succes Of Note

It is now a year since Bigbass Entertainment made its debut imprint on the local music scene and the high-riding record label is counting multiple successes. On its inception, the record label made it clear that it seeks to flip the narrative of doom which is tagged on Zimbabwe’s music industry. This is a narrative […]

China Based Artist Use Mbira Music To Market Zimbabwe

Afro-jazz and pop singer, Brity Yonly says she has been marketing the brand Zimbabwe in China and the world using mbira music, a feat which has seen her representing the country in several musical festivals globally. Brity recently released a single called Vachabaiwa, which she says is based on the situations experiences she faces daily. […]

Seh Calaz Divorces Wife On Social Media

Zim dancehall chanter, Seh Calaz has broken silence over a tainting expose’ by his wife, Moira Knight saying the singer is a drug addict and an irresponsible husband and father. In his response on social media, the “Mabhanditi” singer refused to talk ill of his wife in a statement in which he terminated their union. […]

NGOs Partner Freeman In Campaign Against GBV

The Zimbabwe Women’s Bureau, HOPE for Adolescents and Youth, and Restless Development have partnered Zimdancehall chanter, Freeman, in the Spotlight Initiative, a global initiative to end all forms of violence against women and girls. The crooner has since released a song titled Mhirizhonga Mudzimba which will run as theme song for the initiative set to […]