Entertainment - Featured - Top Stories - March 16, 2021

A fresh breeze of sungura

Fast-rising Sungura artist, Albert Gatsi is headed for greater heights following his recent award attainment courtesy of the Star FM Listeners Awards.

The top notch award ceremony was held under the theme “Respect the Hustle” and Gatsi won the Best Sungura Artist.

Gatsi headlines a band called Orchestra Mavamboazvo and he pioneered his musical career in 2007 with his debut album called, Ongororo yakadzama.

In an interview with BusinessMail, Gatsi said his music advocates for social change because of the right combination of lyrics, rhythm and instruments.

“My songs hold a positive message, I sing to encourage, change and inspire people,” Gatsi said.

He believes that the recognition by Star FM is a head start to not being only being a locally recognized artist but to be renowned beyond Zimbabwe’s confinements.

“I just want to thank my fans for voting and for their timeless support and I owe this talent to the Lord Almighty,” he said.
Gatsi was in the race for Best Sungura accolade against, Somandla Ndebele, Lucky Kumene, Mark Ngwazi and Tete Pipilo.

To date he has six albums and he produces his music under McChevy Studios.

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