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Alick Macheso

Pomp and funfair at Macheso show

By Tawanda Marwizi Local musicians usually perform at local joints in the capital leaving thousands of music lovers starved in various cities throughout the country. Sungura maestro Alick Macheso came to face to face with reality when more…

Macheso mentor yearns for recognition

By Vasco Chaya Veteran artiste Shepherd Chinyani, known for perfecting Alick Macheso’s musical skills, is a bitter man. Chinyani told the Daily News on Sunday in Harare recently that sungura music history was not being properly documented…

Sulu to hold farewell shows

Dendera musician Suluman Chimbetu will hold farewell shows this weekend before leaving for Canada next week where he will perform in Toronto and Edmonton. Suluman will kick off his weekend gigs tonight at Jazz 24/7 in the capital city…

Drama at Macheso show

By Godwin Muzari There was drama at Alick Macheso's show in Mbare recently when the musician stormed off the stage after his ex-guitarist Taffy Nyamunda joined the band's performance. Orchestra Mberikwazvo was playing the song 'Gungwa'…

All set for Zakaria’s big day

By Tawanda Marwizi Tonight the Aquatic Complex in Chitungwiza is likely to be a hive of activity as musicians from different genres converge for Nicholas Zakaria album launch. This is the musician's 27th offering and the launch will be…

Tuku, Macheso in big Pakare Paye affair

Music legends Oliver Mtukudzi and Alick Macheso are set to share the stage tonight at Pakare Paye Arts Centre in Norton. The two musicians last shared the stage in 2016 at the Harare International Conference Centre after releasing their two…