Entertainment – The Chronicle https://www.chronicle.co.zw Bulawayo's most popular daily newspaper Fri, 16 Nov 2018 23:12:53 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://www.chronicle.co.zw/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2018/08/cropped-chronicle_site_icon-32x32.png Entertainment – The Chronicle https://www.chronicle.co.zw 32 32 Collaborations are earned: Cassper https://www.chronicle.co.zw/collaborations-are-earned-cassper/ https://www.chronicle.co.zw/collaborations-are-earned-cassper/#respond Fri, 16 Nov 2018 22:05:58 +0000 https://www.chronicle.co.zw/?p=425314 Melissa Mpofu, Showbiz Editor Multi-award-winning rapper, Cassper Nyovest has commended Bulawayo rapper Cal Vin whom he collaborated with three years ago saying he was one artiste from Zimbabwe who had earned a collaboration with him. Speaking during a Press conference in Harare this past weekend, Cassper who performed at the well organised RSVP Concert at […]]]> https://www.chronicle.co.zw/collaborations-are-earned-cassper/feed/ 0 Studio 263 actress dies https://www.chronicle.co.zw/studio-263-actress-dies/ https://www.chronicle.co.zw/studio-263-actress-dies/#respond Fri, 16 Nov 2018 22:04:42 +0000 https://www.chronicle.co.zw/?p=425321 Bongani Ndlovu, Showbiz Correspondent THIS week has been a bad one for local showbiz as yet another artiste, popular Studio 263 actress Mai Huni (real name Charmaine Mangwende) died on Thursday. Details on the cause of death were still sketchy yesterday. Many would remember Mai Huni as the loving wife of Mr Huni, a role […]]]> https://www.chronicle.co.zw/studio-263-actress-dies/feed/ 0 The Colonel is back in Zim, but! https://www.chronicle.co.zw/the-colonel-is-back-in-zim-but/ https://www.chronicle.co.zw/the-colonel-is-back-in-zim-but/#respond Fri, 16 Nov 2018 22:04:03 +0000 https://www.chronicle.co.zw/?p=425318 Showbiz Correspondent Fast food outlet Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) Africa which closed all its restaurants in the country a month ago, has re-opened the restaurants. In a statement, KFC Africa — the franchise in Zimbabwe said they were excited to be reopening. “We’re excited to announce that we have reopened our restaurants which were closed […]]]> https://www.chronicle.co.zw/the-colonel-is-back-in-zim-but/feed/ 0 Roki seeks to revive urban grooves https://www.chronicle.co.zw/roki-seeks-to-revive-urban-grooves/ https://www.chronicle.co.zw/roki-seeks-to-revive-urban-grooves/#respond Fri, 16 Nov 2018 22:03:16 +0000 https://www.chronicle.co.zw/?p=425324 Michael Magoronga, Midlands Correspondent Urban grooves pioneer and crooner, Rockford “Roki” Josphats says his forthcoming project will be focused on reviving the almost forgotten urban grooves genre so that it suits the current musical trends. In a wide-ranging interview after a scintillating performance at the Miss Bodylicious pageant in Kwekwe last Saturday, Roki said he […]]]> https://www.chronicle.co.zw/roki-seeks-to-revive-urban-grooves/feed/ 0 Joe Maseko’s death: What next for Byo artistes? https://www.chronicle.co.zw/joe-masekos-death-what-next-for-byo-artistes/ https://www.chronicle.co.zw/joe-masekos-death-what-next-for-byo-artistes/#respond Fri, 16 Nov 2018 22:02:45 +0000 https://www.chronicle.co.zw/?p=425331 Bongani Ndlovu, Showbiz Correspondent A dark cloud hung over Bulawayo as the city’s artistes mourned a renowned music producer, Joe Maseko, who was buried at Luveve Cemetery on Wednesday. The musicians are now pondering over Maseko’s replacement as there are very few producers in the country who are as versatile as Maseko was. He worked […]]]> https://www.chronicle.co.zw/joe-masekos-death-what-next-for-byo-artistes/feed/ 0 The year is nearly gone, what’s up for the New Year? https://www.chronicle.co.zw/the-year-is-nearly-gone-whats-up-for-the-new-year/ https://www.chronicle.co.zw/the-year-is-nearly-gone-whats-up-for-the-new-year/#respond Fri, 16 Nov 2018 22:01:53 +0000 https://www.chronicle.co.zw/?p=425333 Lenox Lizwi Mhlanga I will begin on a very sad note. A good friend of mine and fellow Founders High School alumni, Joe Maseko, was laid to rest at Luveve Cemetery this week. Joe, who ran the iconic and yet under-rated, House of Rising Sound Studios in Gwabalanda, succumbed after a short illness. We had […]]]> https://www.chronicle.co.zw/the-year-is-nearly-gone-whats-up-for-the-new-year/feed/ 0 CUSTOMER SAYS: Extra City must take drivers for defensive driving lessons urgently https://www.chronicle.co.zw/customer-says-extra-city-must-take-drivers-for-defensive-driving-lessons-urgently/ https://www.chronicle.co.zw/customer-says-extra-city-must-take-drivers-for-defensive-driving-lessons-urgently/#respond Fri, 16 Nov 2018 22:01:36 +0000 https://www.chronicle.co.zw/?p=425338 ON November 2, I boarded an Extra City Luxury coach from Bulawayo to Harare for the first time. I had been referred by a friend as it was a cheaper option. Cheap it was as it only cost $25 compared to the $40/US$20 being charged by other operators. Commendable was the host’s reception and charging […]]]> https://www.chronicle.co.zw/customer-says-extra-city-must-take-drivers-for-defensive-driving-lessons-urgently/feed/ 0 Intwasa goes to Harare. . . Women, Wine and Words at Theatre in the Park https://www.chronicle.co.zw/intwasa-goes-to-harare-women-wine-and-words-at-theatre-in-the-park/ https://www.chronicle.co.zw/intwasa-goes-to-harare-women-wine-and-words-at-theatre-in-the-park/#respond Thu, 15 Nov 2018 22:05:10 +0000 https://www.chronicle.co.zw/?p=425216 Showbiz Reporter INTWASA Arts Festival koBulawayo’s premier attraction – Women, Wine and Words – will be showcased to Harare audiences tomorrow at Theatre in the Park. The show, a full on celebration of creative women through music, poetry, theatre and art, has been staged at the Intwasa festival for the past five years and has […]]]> https://www.chronicle.co.zw/intwasa-goes-to-harare-women-wine-and-words-at-theatre-in-the-park/feed/ 0 Mai Mwamuka winds up RoilBAAs celebration tour https://www.chronicle.co.zw/mai-mwamuka-winds-up-roilbaas-celebration-tour/ https://www.chronicle.co.zw/mai-mwamuka-winds-up-roilbaas-celebration-tour/#respond Thu, 15 Nov 2018 22:04:45 +0000 https://www.chronicle.co.zw/?p=425214 Nigel Siziba, Showbiz Reporter AS it is said, “save the best for last”. After touring four cities, Bulawayo gospel musician, Margret Mwamuka, is set to have her last concert in Bulawayo where fireworks are expected as it will also be her last show for the year. The musician, popularly referred to as Mai Mwamuka, said […]]]> https://www.chronicle.co.zw/mai-mwamuka-winds-up-roilbaas-celebration-tour/feed/ 0 Black Umfolosi billed for Plumtree charity show https://www.chronicle.co.zw/black-umfolosi-billed-for-plumtree-charity-show/ https://www.chronicle.co.zw/black-umfolosi-billed-for-plumtree-charity-show/#respond Thu, 15 Nov 2018 22:03:50 +0000 https://www.chronicle.co.zw/?p=425220 Richard Muponde, Plumtree Correspondent INTERNATIONALLY-acclaimed Bulawayo imbube group, Black Umfolosi, will tomorrow headline a fundraising gig in Plumtree with the hope of raising about $25 000 needed for a young boy to undergo a kidney transplant in India. The fundraising gig is being hosted at Chicken La King Pub and Restaurant. Youths from the border […]]]> https://www.chronicle.co.zw/black-umfolosi-billed-for-plumtree-charity-show/feed/ 0