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BRIAN NYAHUMA PROFILE 2016

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BRIAN NYAHUMA PROFILE 2016

  1. 1. MUSICAL JOURNEY
  2. 2. PROFILE of BRIAN NYAHUMA – Band Leader • Born and grew up in the dust streets of Kambuzuma, Zimbabwe • Started to grow a passion for music when was offered a flute and harmonica by my dad • Discovered and started to play Marimba at the age of 10 years old and was crowned twice best Marimba player at school • In 1998, an offer was made by the group Hohodza as Marimba player. But it was turned down by my parents • Today, am an Afro-Jazz Artist and Band Leader
  3. 3. MUSICAL JOURNEY • Recorded first single Uri Muroyi in 2004 • Launched first album ‘So They Say’ in 2007 • The second album Ndingatii Zvangu featured famous local artists • Third album ‘Hausi Wega’ in 2011 received a huge air play with tracks such as…
  4. 4. MUSICAL JOURNEY • Mandipa, Hakuna Mumwe a duet with Rute Mbangwa and Uchandida Chete • The video clip of song Uchandida Chete was among the top 50 video count down for 2012 • ‘Yambirika Listen’ was the forth album to follow in 2013 • It includes a collaboration with Alexio Kawara on the song entitled Mukana
  5. 5. MUSICAL JOURNEY • Released new single ‘Mwenje weRudo’ in July 2015 • The song was greatly inspired by Brian Nyahuma’s visit in Mauritius, discovering the local Sega, artists and instruments like the ‘Ravanne’ • The new album is in progress and is mostly inspired by love and the gift of life.
  6. 6. ALBUM LAUNCH 2016
  7. 7. MUSIC & VIDEOS Some links: • Uchandida Chete: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yx0J0j93toI • Mandipa: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ViOVMlV8W5A • Ndichachengetwa Nani: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=trl4npjS4_I • Mwenje weRudo: https://soundcloud.com/brian-ngonie-nyahuma/mwenje-werudo- brian?utm_source=soundcloud&utm_campaign=share&utm_medium=facebook
  8. 8. COLLABORATIONS • Up to date, the Band has managed to collaborate and perform with a number of local artists the likes of, Bob Nyabinde,Victor Kunonga, Rute Mbangwa, Alexio Kawara, Willom Tight, Hope Masike the late Chioniso to mention only a few • Internationally, Brian Nyahuma has performed at the World Youth Day in Zaragoza Spain in 2011 and shared the stage with other artists and groups at the Magis Ignite Africa Festival • The band’s music has a lot of inspiration from some of our local great Musicians from Zimbabwe to mention Tobious Ariketa, Biggie Tembo, James Chimombe, Marshal Munhumumwe
  9. 9. THANK YOU

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