Showbiz, Arts & Culture

Showbiz, Arts & Culture

Ruvheneko Parirenyatwa

Ruvheneko bares all: I am no profile picture

By Robert Tapfumaneyi TELEVISION and radio personality, Ruvheneko Parirentaywa (30) says she is done sacrificing herself in order to make people happy. Parirenyatwa said most people talk about her personal life and the reasons behind the failure of her online television project as if she does not exist. “If you see me quiet, it means

Artists and composers marched through the streets of Harare last week to commemorate World Intellectual Property Day

Zimbabwean composers and content producers marched against piracy in Harare

By Idah Mhetu MUSIC composers on Friday brought Harare, to a standstill during a march to mark World Intellectual Property (IP) Day. The celebrations were held under the theme Reach for Gold: IP and Sports, the day was set aside by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), in 2000 in a bid to raise awareness

Munya rubbishes nepotism claims in wife’s OPWZ employment

By Paidashe Mandivengerei POPULAR Zimbabwean actor, Munyaradzi Chidzonga has rubbished claims that his spouse, Adiona got her job as Our Perfect Wedding Zimbabwe presenter through corruption and nepotism. Adiona, a former Idols Africa star is the host on DSTV’s Zambezi Magic show which aired its debut season last Thursday. This comes after allegations that Adiona

Acie Lumumba

Lumumba exposed over Lumumba Files ‘theft’

By Paidashe Mandivengerei CONTROVERSIAL socialite and former Zanu PF youth empowerment activist, Acie Lumumba has been exposed for allegedly stealing the idea of his popular television show #TLF DRIVE (The Lumumba Files). This comes after Lumumba, real name William Mutumanje posted a lengthy appreciative message giving special mention to people who helped him when he

Britney Spears

Britney Spears checks out of wellness facility after seeking treatment. The popstar checked out of the “all-encompassing wellness facility” where she was being treated Thursday afternoon, PEOPLE has learned. A source tells PEOPLE Spears’ boyfriend of two years, Sam Asghari, picked her up and drove her home. Since she checked into the facility earlier this month, Spears, 37, had remained active, posting on social

Takura Shonhai

WATCH: Takura unleashes video, waylays followers with ‘wedding pics’

 By Paidashe Mandivengerei ZIMBABWEAN Hip hop megastar, Takura released a track ‘Zvemoyo’ putting to rest social media speculations that he had tied the knot last Thursday. The ‘Zino Irema’ hitmaker set tongues wagging after he posted images of himself locked in an embrace with an unidentified woman at their ‘wedding’. The ‘couple’s’ proximity invited much

Bill Cosby

Bill Cosby sues lawyers for charging him $1 million a month Bill Cosby may be blind, but he says he sees it clear as day that he was getting gouged by his legal counsel for millions and now he’s going after them to get his money back. According to documents obtained by The Blast, Bill Cosby filed a petition Friday afternoon to vacate an arbitration


Madonna staging her comeback with MTV for her new album ‘

Channel24 Madonna is staging her big comeback in conjunction with MTV and will debut her first single, Medellín, from her new 14th studio album, Madame X, on Wednesday 24 April on MTV (DStv 130) at 22:00. Medellín is a collaboration with the Colombian singer, Maluma. On Sunday Madonna announced the title of her 14th album,

Adiona ChidzongaNew reality

New reality show for Zimbabwe, Chidzonga to star

By Staff Reporter SOUTH African based digital television network MultiChoice has unveiled a fresh reality show specifically for Zimbabweans. Our Perfect Wedding Zimbabwe premieres on Dstv’s Zambezi Magic on Thursday night, as featuring former Idols Africa star Adiona Chidzonga. The much loved South African television show also has a Zambian version. Season one of the

Nipsey Hussle set up his children for life financially – family

TMZ.COM Nipsey Hussle’s family is politely shutting down any fundraising efforts to support his kids — even from celebs — because turns out their father made sure they’d be financially secure! Sources close to Nip’s family tell TMZ … Nipsey made sure his 2 children, Emani and Kross Asghedom, would never have to rely on

British comedian Ian Cognito dies while on stage

CNN Veteran British comedian Ian Cognito died on stage Thursday evening during a stand-up performance. The comic, who was in his early 60s, fell ill during the performance at the Atic bar in the English town of Bicester, 14 miles north of Oxford. Paramedics were called to the venue just after 10 p.m. but Cognito

Seh Calaz

Find own signature tune for identity – Calaz urges young artists

By Paidashe Mandivengerei AWARD winning ZimDancehall chanter, Seh Calaz has advised upcoming artists from his genre to have signature lyrics to guard against “sounding the same”. In a thought provoking post Sunday, Calaz ( real name Tawanda Mumanyi) challenged rising artists whom he described as the “next generation of Zimdancehall” to have a distinct lyrical

Tongai 'Greatman' Gwaze

Greatman dreams of a collabo with chanter Killer T

By Paidashe Mandivengerei  AFRO-JAZZ rising star, Tongai ‘Greatman’ Gwaze has revealed that he is a fan of popular chanter Killer T’s music and his biggest wish is to collaboration track with him despite their different genres. Speaking in a recent interview with, Gwaze said he holds the ZimDancehall award winning star in high esteem

Tytan and Olinda

Olinda and Tytan welcome new born baby

Paidashe Mandivengerei UNITED KINGDOM based Zimbabwean businesswoman and socialite, Olinda Chapel and husband Tytan Monday welcomed their new born child at John Radcliffe hospital. The couple tied the knot in March last year and recently celebrated their baby shower. Njabulo ‘Tytan’ Nkomo, who is a first time father, confirmed the news on his social media

King 98

King 98’s Francesca album launch set to raise bar

By Paidashe Mandivengerei SOUTH AFRICAN based Zim hip-hop artiste, King 98 has raised the bar higher with a glamorous album launch featuring African music giants May this year. The concert, dubbed ‘Francesca Release’, will be held at the posh, Wingate Gold Club in Harare. King 98, real name Ngonidzashe Dondo, will be launching the 12

Cassper Nyovest

Cassper Nyovest responds to cans being thrown at him at a gig

TimesLive Cassper Nyovest has shrugged off an incident at the weekend in which members of the audience flung cans at him during a performance. A video of the incident was shared on social media and shows Cassper being hit with cans during a performance at Rock Da Shades Carnival Gardens in Germiston on Saturday. As