Nutty O’s Mustard Seed was well watered by hard work and sweat, deeply rooted and highly fertile. This is going to eventually lead to a paradigm shift of his music and sound thereby birthing his own musical trademark. The good part of it is it will enable him to compete with himself and with all support and work, he will join fellow African music counterparts like Davido, Wizkid, Oma Lay, Burna Boy and Fireboy DML, among others who are already at the top.
“Before the emergence of Covid-19, live musical performances were the primary source of generating income for most musical artists and related stakeholders in Zimbabwe.” Writes Argus Mepo and Norman Mafuratidze @ThaRealMaf
The year 2021 is expected to close in style as some of the top acts are expected to release new projects that will amplify the Zimbabwean music and break new grounds
The station is a gamechanging initiative, the fun part of it is that Plot Mhako’s Konbi is the only one that doesnt need a tout whilst creatives on the other hand have been flocking to have an adventerous ride deliberating on their encounters and experiences in the industry.
Kombi operators, the drivers and conductors played a very pivotal role in pushing music, especially the Zimdancehall genre in many special ways. They broke records, they were the major plug to get in touch with when looking for new music and for dancehall the new Riddims.
Passion Java is writing his own unique piece of history which will either be cherished or ridiculed, only time will tell.
I honestly think we should give them a chance, i believe in their vision and I know they have the resource to backup that vision. No need to throw the baby away with the bath water here. Sunday was bad, granted, but we all deserve a second chance right?
The issue of Zimbabwe Music Rights Association (ZIMURA) and royalties for authors / publishers & composers of music has been topical within the music spaces for years now. It has fast become a clichè. “Zimura yakadhakwa!” The BIGGEST question is: Are the artists sober????