Zimbabwe’s Chap Moreno scoops a feature with Nasty C and Tellaman

Zimbabwean Hip-Hop head, Chap Moreno, has become the first locally-based artist to officially collaborate with South Africa’s Nasty C and Tellaman. Chap Moreno, born Shingirai Louis Gwarada, is a Zimbabwean rapper, songwriter, and record producer reigning from Chitungwiza. Continue reading Zimbabwe’s Chap Moreno scoops a feature with Nasty C and Tellaman

Asaph lands Zim hip-hop on Channel O with ‘’Like So/Mhoroi’

Zim rapper Asaph has landed the video of his fresh single Like So/Mhoroi on the premiere music Channel O.  This is big news because of the influence the channel has on music more so hip-hop.  By Andile Khumalo, Earground Asaph made headlines earlier this year after he was added to the line up of the Burna Boy show stirring a debate about his credentials which eventually led to the twitter challenge #AsaphChallenge, where people introduced themselves and what they do. His single which debuted in March has been making waves lately in the country with its beautiful music video that … Continue reading Asaph lands Zim hip-hop on Channel O with ‘’Like So/Mhoroi’

Rise of Zim Hip Hop concert amplifies the culture as part 2 beckons

The concert Zim Hip Hop needed the most. Rise of Zim Hip Hop was hosted by Zvigaba Foundation and Mukukuzvi events with support from FoodIcon and Zimpapers TV Network, the livestream concert was headlined by hip hop queens Kikky Bada$$, Tashamiswa,  Natasha Muz, and their male. counterparts Crooger, Probeatz, Union 5, asaph, Tanto Wavie, Beav Vity, award winning Ti Gonzi, R Peels and DjAce FRVR.  Continue reading Rise of Zim Hip Hop concert amplifies the culture as part 2 beckons

13 Zimbabwean Rap outfits who made great impact

A lot of great hip-hop songs and brilliant rappers from Zimbabwe have come and gone, however, their names and songs that will continue to ring a bell in our heads and memories. Here is a list of 13 hip hop artists/groups (in no particular order) that made music to last, music that stands the taste of time and can still find space and relevance into the new age. Their music transcended many barriers and moved the heart and soul! The list goes beyond 13 and we shall certainly revisit and speak about other artists and their significance. #EARGROUND Leonard Mapfumo One … Continue reading 13 Zimbabwean Rap outfits who made great impact