Thomas Mapfumo to tour SA

Thomas Mapfumo to tour SA

JOHANNESBURG – ITS OFFICIAL, Zimbabwe’s King of Chimurenga, Thomas Mapfumo is set to perform in South Africa  in Johannesburg 0n 27 March and on   the following  day in Cape Town.

Mapfumo’s  supporting act will be Zim  based dancehall artist Soul Jah Love.

“The tour is about promoting  Mapfumo’s  ‘Danger Zone’ album’ which  will be released on the 17th of February,” says Mapfumo’s publicist Blessing Vava.

“Fans should expect songs from the new album DangerZone and his previous hits,” adds Vava

Although Mapfumo will be touring South Africa only,  the  Zim edition  of the

album launch will be held  at the  Book Cafe Harare.

“Definately we have plans for Zimbabwe shows and ones everything has been

finalised we will announce,” says Vava adding that the logistical problems such as poor sound system and lack of publicity during Mapfumo’s SA tour, last year  will not happen again.

“What happened last year will not be repeated as we have put all our efforts together to make sure that the shows are successful and there wont be any hiccups.” –