Tuku in-laws bitter

1 week ago | February 10, 2019

Tuku in-laws bitter

Mr Fred Gasho is bitter that the family of the late national hero Oliver Mtukudzi did not alert him, as per traditional ...

3 weeks ago | January 27, 2019

Tracing Tuku’s inimitable footsteps

GIFTED with a deep gusty voice and a talent for writing songs that reflect on daily struggles of the people, the man ...

Nzou’s last bira

“EH, zita ndinonzi Mtukudzi, rekupuhwa ndinonzi Oliver. Nyaya iripo ndeyekuti ngativei tinofara gore rino paChristmas, ...

Damn you, Grim Reaper!

Those who grew up in the village, as Bishop Lazi did, know very well that birds and animals of prey hunt by ...

My times with Samanyanga

Garikai Mazara My first meeting with Oliver Mtukudzi wasn’t exactly physical — it was, naturally, through radio. And it ...

Tuku grabs world headlines

THE death of Oliver Mtukudzi grabbed newspaper headlines around the world befittingly demonstrating the global influence ...

2 months ago | December 16, 2018

Mokoomba conquers home and away

IN May, Mokoomba were admitted into the Afro-Pop Worldwide Hall of Fame for their contribution to exporting music from ...

5 months ago | September 9, 2018

Tuku: The gift that keeps giving

Oliver Mtukudzi turns 66 in a couple of months.

Diamond Musica with a Tuku flair

DIAMOND Musica, a versatile Congolese rhumba outfit based in Zimbabwe, has decided to tap into the timeless Tuku Music ...

6 months ago | August 19, 2018

Zahara/Berita to headline solo fest

Takudzwa Chihambakwe MULTI award-winning South African musician Zahara and Mzansi based Zimbabwean star Berita Gugulethu ...

7 months ago | August 5, 2018

Tuku, Freshlyground join forces

DR Oliver “Tuku” Mtukudzi has probably done and seen it all in the music industry. The legendary artiste has not only ...

11 months ago | March 25, 2018

Tuku book: Much ado about nothing

Perhaps it is fitting that we review Shepherd Mutamba’s “Tuku Backstage Second Edition” as we get into Easter Weekend.

11 months ago | March 18, 2018

It’s been 8 years already…Mutamba pays tribute to Sam in new Tuku book

Leisure Editor HIS debut album in 2008, “Rume Rimwe”, was a bold statement announcing his arrival on the Zimbabwean ...

1 year ago | February 11, 2018

Winky D, Jah Prayzah in game of thrones

FORGET the nuclear and naval arms races between nation states; Zimbabwe’s music industry, pop culture in particular, has ...