BY KUDZAI CHITSATSO
AWARD-WINNING Afro-jazz musician Victor Kunonga will serenade lovers to a Valentine’s Day treat at ZimCafe in Harare tomorrow.
The Shurugwi-born superstar knows how to perform at themed events and tomorrow he is definitely going to create a wonderfully dreamy backdrop to celebrate love for those that would attend the show.
ZimCafe is promising a lot fun for couples with a lot of prizes to be won by patrons on the day, whose colour themes are red, white and black.
Covid-19 protocols will be fully observed, the management said.
ZimCafe boss Isaac Neshamba promised a fun-filled day and was optimistic that Kunonga would give his best.
“It is an event that will inspire partners to rekindle their relationships. The music, environment and all other packages on offer on the day will certainly lasting memories to couples,” Neshamba said.
Kunonga derives inspiration from masters of Zimbabwean music namely Oliver Mtukudzi, Thomas Mapfumo, Louis Mhlanga, Chiwoniso Maraire and general traditional rhythms.
His first album titled Such is Life was released in 2004 and carried hits such as Maidarirei, Ndanyengetedzwa Namai and Tigere.
His other albums include Uyo, Handinete , Ndatsva and Kwedu.
Kunonga and his outfit Peace have been together since 2004 and have been part of a number of major festivals in the country and a regular feature at premium local jazz clubs.
The show at ZimCafe starts at 6pm till regulated lockdown time.