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Kudzai Nyarai Sevenzo is a female Zimbabwean songwriter, performing artist, and actress born in Harare, Zimbabwe,on 3 May 1979.  
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'''Kudzai Sevenzo''' is a singer, songwriter, television personality, an actress and a performing artist who rose to stardom in 2004 when she a the country' representative at M-NET' reality musical ho, Project Fame. In 2007, he also landed the coveted of being a presenter for another M-NET lifestyle program Studio 53. he ha on many awards .  
  
 
==Background==
 
==Background==
The last-born in a family of 7 children (5 girls, 2 boys), Kudzai attended Courteney Selous Primary School in Greendale, Harare. She then attended  Chisipite Senior School where she studied French and English Literature, before going on to study IATA to be a travel consultant. <ref>Fred Zindi [http://allafrica.com/stories/201301220396.html?viewall=1], "allafrica.com", Retrieved 09 March 2013</ref>
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Kudzai a born, Kudzai Nyarai evenzo on 3 May 1979. he i the last-born in a family of 7 children (5 girls, 2 boys). he  attended Courteney Selous Primary School in Greendale, Harare and Chisipite Senior School. For her tertiary education, Kudzai went to Speccis College here he studied IATA to be a travel consultant. <ref>Fred Zindi [http://allafrica.com/stories/201301220396.html?viewall=1], "allafrica.com", Retrieved 09 March 2013</ref>
  
Kudzai briefly joined the group [[Mhepo Jazz Band]], a long running jazz band. She also was part of the [[Celebration Choir]] <ref>
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== Musical Career==
Standard Staff, [[http://www.zimbabwesituation.com/dec27a_2004.html#link1]], "The Standard", Retrieved: 09 March 2014 </ref>. At the age of 25, she participated in the M-Net talent show, [[Project Fame]], where she made it to the penultimate round.
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Kudzai started singing hen he a 5 year old. After completing her IATA diploma, he briefly joined the group [[Mhepo Jazz Band]] and a also part part of the [[Celebration Choir]].  
  
After Project Fame, she returned to Zimbabwe and released up her first album "On A Day Like This" to largely positive reception. She followed this up with "Child of Africa'" which included a duet with Oliver Mtukudzi.
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In 2004, he competed at an M-NET musical ho, Project Fame. She however failed to win.<ref name="BABA">[http://www.newzimbabwe.com/pages/fame3.11492.html Kudzai eliminated from Project Fame], ''New Zimbabwe'', Published:11 Dec  2009,Retrieved:28 January 2015"</ref> From Project Fame, Kudzai released his first album ''On a Day like this'' which made her to be more popular. She a nominated for an award during the 2005 Zimbabwe Music Award (ZIMA) but failed to win.<ref name="TETE"/> In 2010, he released her second album, ''Child of Afrika'' which carried a duet with [[Oliver Mtukudzi]].<ref name="KRANOS"/>
 
 
==Career==
 
  
 
==Broadcasting Career==
 
==Broadcasting Career==
A few years later, she landed a role on M-Net's Studio 53 as the show's presenter. It was during this stint that she travelled extensively within the African continent and got to dine and meet with the likes of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, the President of Liberia.
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In 2007, she landed a role on M-Net's Studio 53 which a a lifestyle program as the show's presenter..<ref name="FACE">[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Kudzai-Sevenzo/137506522962347?sk=info&tab=page_info About Kudzai Sevenzo], ''FaceBook'', Published:2010,Retrieved:28 January 2015"</ref> It was during this stint that she traveled extensively in Africa and got to dine and meet with the likes of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, the President of Liberia.<ref name="FACE"/>
 
 
Kudzai also works as a presenter on the Zimbabwean Radio Station, [[ZiFM Stereo]].
 
 
 
==Nominations==
 
Apart from musical projects Kudzai has also been involved in films and acting. Last year she was up for an award at the Africa Movie Academy Awards in Lagos, Nigeria, on April 22 . The singer-actress was nominated in the Best Actress category for her role in Playing Warriors, a Zimbabwean feature film.
 
 
 
The awards are Africa's most prestigious for filmmakers.
 
 
 
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Revision as of 11:39, 28 January 2015

Singer, Actress
Kudzai Sevenzo
Kudzai Sevenzo, Singer
BornKudzai Nyarai Sevenzo
NationalityZimbabwe
EducationCourteney Selous Primary School, Chisipite Senior School, Speccis
Occupation
  • Singer
  • Actress
Parent(s)Dixon Sevenzo and Diana Sevenzo

Kudzai Sevenzo is a singer, songwriter, television personality, an actress and a performing artist who rose to stardom in 2004 when she a the country' representative at M-NET' reality musical ho, Project Fame. In 2007, he also landed the coveted of being a presenter for another M-NET lifestyle program Studio 53. he ha on many awards .

Background

Kudzai a born, Kudzai Nyarai evenzo on 3 May 1979. he i the last-born in a family of 7 children (5 girls, 2 boys). he attended Courteney Selous Primary School in Greendale, Harare and Chisipite Senior School. For her tertiary education, Kudzai went to Speccis College here he studied IATA to be a travel consultant. [1]

Musical Career

Kudzai started singing hen he a 5 year old. After completing her IATA diploma, he briefly joined the group Mhepo Jazz Band and a also part part of the Celebration Choir.

In 2004, he competed at an M-NET musical ho, Project Fame. She however failed to win.[2] From Project Fame, Kudzai released his first album On a Day like this which made her to be more popular. She a nominated for an award during the 2005 Zimbabwe Music Award (ZIMA) but failed to win.[3] In 2010, he released her second album, Child of Afrika which carried a duet with Oliver Mtukudzi.[4]

Broadcasting Career

In 2007, she landed a role on M-Net's Studio 53 which a a lifestyle program as the show's presenter..[5] It was during this stint that she traveled extensively in Africa and got to dine and meet with the likes of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, the President of Liberia.[5]

  1. Fred Zindi [1], "allafrica.com", Retrieved 09 March 2013
  2. Kudzai eliminated from Project Fame, New Zimbabwe, Published:11 Dec 2009,Retrieved:28 January 2015"
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  5. 5.0 5.1 About Kudzai Sevenzo, FaceBook, Published:2010,Retrieved:28 January 2015"