The shift Hip Hop in Zimbabwe is going through right now it’s a pro creation of something that can tap into the international market. Recently Zim Hip Hop has horned the ability to pair bars and vocals creating a song with a catchy hook. Continue reading Zim Hip Hop on a shift! Strikes the magic formula
After 5-year hiatus Briss Mbada is back on the African hip hop scene with a revived new sound, starting with the single Mutadzi. Continue reading Briss Mbada is back after a 5 year break! To drop single off forthcoming EP
Newly signed Def Jam Recordings Africa Zimbabwean based artist Asaph has taken to the studio to birth a beast of a single . The award winning star is determine to break the music boarders as he features South African fellow hip hop star Loki on “Thebelele”. Continue reading Highly anticipated Asaph featuring Loki track Thebelele drops
Zitaguru TakuMan whose real name is Takudzwa Mavata was born on April 26 1999 at Parirenyatwa Hospital in Harare. He then grew up in the dusty suburb of Tshovani in Chiredzi. The poetic lyricist intends to change the face of Zim Hip Hop by targeting the ghetto youths and inspiring them to create music that engages communities and change behaviour. Continue reading Zitaguru Takuman a rising, talented Hip Hop artist defying disability
A step into February 2022. There is much talent from Africa. Keep your ears on the ground. Another week just passed and here are your 5 new African voices to watch. Continue reading 5 New African Voices to Watch || February Week 1, 2022
Hip hop artist Luminous in collaboration with Tha Cypha and Nomuhle today dropped a new single titled the Dreamer’s Journal. The hard hitting song coincides with Luminous’ birthday. Continue reading Luminous, Tha Cypha and Nomuhle unleash the Dreamer’s Journal
Zimbabwe has one of the longest running hip hop scenes on the African continent. The teapot shaped country keeps brewing and pouring out some of the finest hip hop heads across the different elements, the world needs to pause and give an ear to the new amazing voices and sounds rising. Continue reading 10 disruptive outfits from Zimbabwe changing the sound of Hip Hop
Zimbabwean hip hop MC Synik waxes lyrical on the track Rukuvhute (which means umbilical cord in the Shona language) whilst the multi-award winning Vusa Mkhaya captures the complex emotions of leaving a home that has turned hostile. Continue reading SYNIK ft VUSA MKHAYA’s Rukuvhute, powerful, Deeply enthralling!
The single “Dear African Fathers” is a sombre detailed song with a mellow hook imploring fathers to express love and affection to their children. Continue reading KTheChosen teams up with Soko Matemai in “Dear African Fathers”
Zimbabwean hip hop artist DING’O THE DUKE describes SHEBEEN RAP is a sub-genre of HIP HOP that is fused with elements of future bass, 1990s Kwaito, HIPHOP and other and it is still being pioneered with a group of artists and producers like CASE BTZ, DOUGH MAJOR and DJ ZEDAZ. Continue reading Why are we sleeping on Shebeen Rap?