…top ‘dogs’ deliver festive cheer
Trust Khosa, Assistant News Editor
ALICK Macheso and Suluman Chimbetu will this weekend usher merry-makers into the festive mood when they release new stuff awaiting fans’ endorsement.
Macheso’s much-anticipated Zuro Ndizuro will be out today as the sungura ace gives fans a teaser of what to expect off his forth-coming album.
Tomorrow, all the attention shifts to Sulu who is set to end his four-year album drought with a10-track project titled Entanglement.
Sulu’s album will be launched at a local resort where a limited number of guests have been invited.
Last month, Allan Chimbetu released his 10-track album Urgent Matter while Peter Moyo also released a single titled Chinokanganwa Idemo.
However, it should be mentioned that all the attention would be on Macheso and Sulu who have brand new stuff this weekend.
Speaking through his publicist Tich Makahamadze, the Orchestra Mberikwazvo said they were ready for the festive season.
“We are releasing our single on Friday (today) as we have promised and we hope fans will like it.
“We are glad that the fans have expressed since endorsed it long before it was released.
“This is the kind of support that we have always wanted and expected from fans.
“As we promised, this is an early Christmas present for our fans and we hope they will enjoy the song.
“The single will also be available online for the benefit of our fans in dispora and they can buy it on I-Tines, Sportify as well as accessing it via Youtube,” he said.
“We are now working on its visuals and hopefully fans will also like its videos. This has always bene our wish to do visuals to complement our audios.”
In another interview, Sulu’s manager Carlton Muparutsa said they were ready for the launch.
“Everything is now in place and it is our wish that the launch will go according to plan. We have done our best to ensure that we give my fans a polished album,” he said.
Sulu roped in the services of Oscar Chamba, Knoweldge Nkoma, Vhuyani Kahari and Oskid to produce the album.
The album album carries 10 tracks namely Fara Nezvako, Bvuma Kusara, Kunda Zimbabwe, Chinyenye, Moyo Wangu, Pungwe, Africa, Mukoma Wangu, Moyo Wangu (Instrumental) and Wandirwadzisa.
Besides Entanglement, Sulu boasts of other polished studio albums namely Ndomusiya Nani released in 2007.
In the year 2008, the released Reverse, which was followed by Non Stop (2010), Syllabus (2012), Gunship (2014) and Jamboree in 2016.
Sulu has two DVDs for Ndomusiya Nani and Syllabus, which makes his discography complete.
Besides Sulu and Macheso ushering set to usher merry-makers into the festive season, there are some top artistes who are set to release their album and singles in the coming week.
Already, Allan has released his album while Zhakata is reportedly in the studio although it could not be ascertained when the abum will be ready.
Fellow artistes like Tocky Vibes m Freeman and Dhadza D have already released something new on the market.