crossroads.jpgClub Shanga, a modest afro-fusion outfit from Marondera and The Way band are this years’ winners of music cross roads national finals.  


Club Shanga came first  while the Way band came second in Harare, beating 10 other talented and skilled groups from across Zimbabwe.

The two winnerswill now represent Zimbabwe in the Inter -regional competitions to be held on July 17 in Dar es salaam ,Tanzania .
The Zimbabwean representatives will battle for honours with other bands from countries such as Malawi, Mozambique ,Tanzania and Zambia,

African Tribe , Savanna Afros, Afro Vision , Hungwe Stars, African Voices, and Soul Rhythm  are some of the groups that participated at the tightly contested competitions.

Music cross roads –Zimbabwe Director,  Mathius Bangure commended the high level of performance and creativity exhibited shown by local groups at this years competition.

Mr. Bangure expressed optimism   that the Zimbabwean bands will excell in Tanzania.

Music crossroads competitions have in the past nurtured and groomed Zimbabwean artistes  such as Gwarimba, First Farai, Progress Chipfumo, Munyaradzi Munodawafa, Oscar award winning Prudence Mabhena, Bongo Love, Mokoomba ,African Destiny and Club Shanga.