Buoyant music star Nutty O sets eyes on BET and GRAMMY

Zimbabwean songwriter and vocalist born Simbarashe Chiwadzwa popularly known as Nutty O emerged a double winner at the recently held 20th National Arts Merit Award in Harare, Zimbabwe. These 2 wins have set him to 5 awards this year including the 3 ZIMA awards he scooped a fortnight ago for best male artist, album of the year and song of the year.  Continue reading Buoyant music star Nutty O sets eyes on BET and GRAMMY

Magnificent 20th NAMA set: Zim Hip Hop gets the biggest bite

After a sabbatical, due to COVID 19, the NAMA awards ceremony will be making a comeback on the 26th of February, and the National Arts Council has gone all systems out to put up a top drawer event. Last year’s ceremony was a virtual celebration of 40 Legends from across disciplines and it was a top tier and received some rave reviews. Continue reading Magnificent 20th NAMA set: Zim Hip Hop gets the biggest bite

NAMA 2022 readies to celebrate creative excellence

The National Arts Merit Awards (NAMA) is Zimbabwe’s biggest and most anticipated award event on the calendar, drawing multi-sectoral creatives into one space and orchestrating historic moments of success. This year’s event is set for the 26th of February 2022 and preparations are in overdrive with the nominees being announced on the 10th of this month. Continue reading NAMA 2022 readies to celebrate creative excellence

Meet The Gumiguru 50 under 30 Emerging Leaders Class of 2021.

This list was compiled by Gumiguru Incorporated, a Harare based Training and Consultancy Company and over the years Gumiguru has assisted hundreds of young entrepreneurs to formalise their businesses in Zimbabwe. The purpose of the list as such is double pronged, first and foremost, it is to formally recognise, acknowledge and celebrate young Zimbabweans, 30 years old and below, who are doing remarkable work. Continue reading Meet The Gumiguru 50 under 30 Emerging Leaders Class of 2021.

A double shot of confidence for Distrohive Music at the 10th ZimAchievers Awards, UK

Zimbabwe creatives especially in music have for a long time bemoaned the lack of corporate support. Well, if the events from last week’s 10th edition of the Zimbabwe Achievers Awards are anything to go by then a new season is upon us. Distrohive Music joined Doves’s Zororo Phumulani Funeral plan and World Remit in sponsoring the 10th anniversary of the Zimbabwe Achievers Awards hosted at the Mayfair Hotel, in London on Saturday, 11th September 2021 Continue reading A double shot of confidence for Distrohive Music at the 10th ZimAchievers Awards, UK