TIYE-P’S ‘THE RED’ ALBUM FINALLY DAWNS!

TIYE-P’S ‘THE RED’ ALBUM FINALLY DAWNS! »

Lusaka based artist Jonathan Nyirenda whose stage name is Tiye-P had his very first album release at Chez Ntemba VIP club in Kabulonga last week Friday.‘The Red’ album which has 15 songs on it features vocalists such as Slap Dee, Dope G, Daev, Chef 187 and Tommy-D among many others.

STUDENT BURSARIES INVITE UNZA BUY AND SELL

STUDENT BURSARIES INVITE UNZA BUY AND SELL »

By Janet Phiri

The University of Zambia will this Friday February 10th 2017, host the buy and sell event that occurs termly at

Government establishes national committee for ICH »

10 Aug, 2016
EntertainmentNews

Government has established the long awaited national committee for Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH) with communities to facilitate the implementation of the 2003 UNESCO

Young D to release two singles

Young D to release two singles »

8 Jan, 2016
Entertainment

Zambian Rapper David Mwelwa also known as Young D is set to release two new singles before the end of this year. In an interview with the Lusaka Star,Young D said he is working on two new singles that will be released before December ends. Young D says his first song which is entitled teti ndande, to mean I can’t speak, depicts a story of a woman who is in love with a man but fails to speak out and hence supresses her feelings.

Mapalo to rep Zambia at Miss Hope International

Mapalo to rep Zambia at Miss Hope International »

24 Nov, 2015
Entertainment

ZAMBIAN model Mapalo Mulenga is set to represent Zambia at the Miss Hope International beauty pageant to be held on 5th December, 2015 in South Africa. Mapalo says she is honoured to have been chosen to represent Zambia at the upcoming pageant. She says she has confidence she will do well despite the competition being stiff. “I am honoured to be Zambia’s representative. I am going to do my best to make my country proud,” she states.

Zambezi Magic to launch Spiritual Sunday

Zambezi Magic to launch Spiritual Sunday »

24 Nov, 2015
Entertainment

DIGITAL Satellite Television (DStv) Zambezi Magic Channel 160 is set to launch Spiritual Sunday on 8th November, 2015. Zambezi Magic Channel Head Addiel Dzinoreva said the channel will be a block of spiritual programming from Southern Africa for viewers in the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC). Mr Dzinoreva said Spiritual Sunday will come every Sunday at 08:00 hours and will feature different genres of christian programming.

Zambia will be gospel capital-Pompi

Zambia will be gospel capital-Pompi »

23 Nov, 2015
Entertainment

Born and Bread award winning gospel artist Chaka Nyathando, popularly known as Pompi, says he is working on promoting upcoming gospel artists in the country in a bid to make Zambia the gospel capital in 2016. Speaking to the  Lusaka Star after a spectacular performance at a fundraising concert held at the University of Zambia on Saturday, Pompi said he is working with a number of upcoming gospel artists in order to spread the gospel through music.

Lo Sims to release first album

Lo Sims to release first album »

18 Nov, 2015
Entertainment

Gospel Artist Lolavye Simukoko, popuarly known as Lo Sims, says his long awaited first studio album is set to hit the airwaves before the end of 2015.   Lo Sims told to the Lusaka  Star in an interview that the 12 track album will be dubbed 'Enlightened'.  

Let’s use music to educate the public on HIV/AIDS – MARKY 2

Let’s use music to educate the public on HIV/AIDS – MARKY 2 »

3 Nov, 2015
Entertainment

Zambian music artist Mark Mulaza Kaira popularly known as Marky 2 has called on fellow artists to use music as a tool for educating the public on matters concerning HIV/AIDS. Marky 2 told the Lusaka Star  in an interview  that musicians are opinion leaders who should play a pivotal role in the fight against social adversities as HIV/AIDS. “Many people listen to Zambian music so using it as a medium to prevent social vices is a good strategy,” said the 29-year-old Copperbelt based performer.

Govt raises K2, 000,000 from hologram sales

Govt raises K2, 000,000 from hologram sales »

28 Aug, 2015
Entertainment

ZANIS LUSAKA - Government has sold a total of 1,928,361 holograms from September 2013 to August 2015 which translates to K1, 928, 361. Ten percent of the amount realized has since been remitted to ZAMCOPS as mechanical rights for the artists whose rights were sold. Registrar of Copyrights Kenneth Musamvu disclosed to ZANIS in Lusaka today that government through the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Services has been selling holograms with the view of curbing piracy in the country.