News:Zhakata's song breaks Coca-Cola Radio Zimbabwe Top 20 record
<vote /> Leonard “Karikoga” Zhakata’s track, Madam Boss, has broken the Coca-Cola Radio Zimbabwe Top 20 record after pulling an incredible 10 845 listener votes as it topped the charts for over a month, the musician has said. The song also features Progress Chipfumo and Sulumani Chimbetu.
Zhakata's camp claimed that no song has ever amassed as much votes in a single week, adding that Zhakata’s strength lay in his message that identifies with listeners’ situations. Madam Boss is a song which speaks of a strikingly beautiful and powerful woman. Since the release of his album the, musician has toured Banket, Beitbridge, Chegutu, Chivhu, Glendale, Guruve, Kadoma, Kwekwe, Mabvuku, Marondera, Masvingo, Mvurwi, Mt Darwin, Mutoko, Nyamapanda, Shamva and Shurugwi.
Zhakata rose to fame in 1994 following the release of the hit song, Mugove, off the album Maruva Enyika, which became like a street anthem. He broke new ground in the music industry by becoming the youngest and the first Zimbabwean solo musician to sell over 100 000 copies of an album after selling over 120 000 copies of Maruva Enyika.
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