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'''Mudiwa Hood''' is a Zimbabwean musician who sings ''Christian rap'' and ''hip hop gospel''. In music circles, particularly to urban groovers, Mudiwa is the guy who sings like [[Stunner]] while to the Christian folk he is the pompous young man who sings the gospel of prosperity. He is known for singing songs such as ''Anhu Acho Tisu'', ''Vegodo Vondikonewa'' and ''Ndaita Mari''.
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'''Mudiwa Hood''' is a sensational Zimbabwean gospel Hop-hop rapper who rose to game with his hit songs such as "Ndaita mari" and "Anhu acho tisu". He is one of the big names in the local music genre that have popularised gospel hip-hop in [[Zimbabwe]].
  
 
== Background ==
 
== Background ==
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Mudiwa's real name is '''Wanisai Tendai Mutandwa''' and is the first born in a family of four.  He was born on the 24th of July in 1985.<ref name="standard"> S. Charumbira, [http://www.thestandard.co.zw/2013/11/17/mudiwa-preacher-happens-rap/ Mudiwa, a preacher who happens to rap],''The Standard'', published:17 Nov 2013,retrieved:29 Jun 2015 </ref> His other two siblings are Shupikai and Terrance.<ref name="standard"/> The name Mutandwa was adopted by his grandfather after he had divorced his wife on racial grounds. Mudiwa went on adopt the name.<ref name="standard"/> He is married to [[Karen Molly King]].<ref name="standard"/>
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== Education ==
 
== Education ==
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He did his secondary education at [[Nyazura High School]].<ref name="new nzim">, [http://www.newzimbabwe.com/SHOWBIZ-8995-The+Truth+About+Mudiwa/SHOWBIZ.aspx The Truth About: Mudiwa],''New Zimbabwe'', published:9 Sep 2012,retrieved:29 Jun 2015"</ref> He studied MBA at [[Africa University]] and graduated with a first class degree.<ref name="standard"/>
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== Music Career ==
 
== Music Career ==
 
== Discography ==
 
== Discography ==
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=== Jesu Anodadisa - 2008 ===
 
=== Jesu Anodadisa - 2008 ===
 
=== Magnet - 2011 ===
 
=== Magnet - 2011 ===
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== Picture Gallery ==
 
== Picture Gallery ==
== Videos ==
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<gallery>
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File:Mudiwa_1.jpg
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File:Mudiwa_2.jpg|Mudiwa with Nox Guni
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File:Mudiwa_3.jpg|Mudiwa and Trevor Dongo
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File:Mudiwa_4.jpg
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</gallery>
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==Videos==
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{{#ev:youtube|https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0QuUeFOkdU0|450||Mudiwa Hood Ft. KindahQuet |frame|}}
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{{#ev:youtube|https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eadf7NL7tXE|450||Mudiwa Hood - Coming Out|frame|}}
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{{#ev:youtube|https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DL1crsdTOqM|450||Mudiwa Hood feat [[Craig Bone]] Anhu Acho Tisu|frame|}}
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{{#ev:youtube|https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zqSsRvt6eqE|450||GGB ft Mudiwa & Yung Karville- Zvaakufaya|frame|}}
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{{#ev:youtube|https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m5EdyAl0sJA|450||[[Fungisai Mashavave]] ft Mudiwa - Wedding Bells|frame|}}
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{{#ev:youtube|https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=POeDPCGyWBY|450||Shaina neni - Mudiwa Hood ft [[Cindy Munyavi]] (Zimbabwe)|frame|}}
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== Awards ==
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===[[ZimHipHop Awards 2014]]===
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*Song of the Year Award<ref name="ZimEye">, [http://www.zimeye.com/pictures-mudiwa-hood-scoups-prestigious-zimhiphopaward/ Mudiwa Hood Scoops Prestigious ZimHipHopAward],''ZimEye'', published:20 Dec 2014,retrieved:29 Jun 2015"</ref>
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*Best Video
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*People's Choice Award.<ref name="New Zimbabwe">, [http://www.newzimbabwe.com/showbiz-13524-Mudiwa+dominates+Hip+Hop+awards/showbiz.aspx Mudiwa dominates Hip Hop awards],''New Zimbabwe'', published:16 Dec 2013,retrieved:29 Jun 2015"</ref>
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== Acting Career ==
 
== Acting Career ==
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In 2014, Mudiwa featured in a local Christian movie called [[Deception]]. The movie was produced by [[Eagle Eye Movie Productions]]<ref name="facebook">, [https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=530344617100356&set=t.1216304768&type=3&theater],''Mudiwa Facebook Page'', published:23 Oct 2014,retrieved:29 Jun 2015"</ref>
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== Endorsement Deals ==
 
== Endorsement Deals ==
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Besides his music career, Mudiwa is also brand ambassador for:
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*[[Sterkinekor Zimbabwe]]
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*[[4may Boutique]]
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*[[Ocean Collection Perfumes]].<ref name="new nzim"/>
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== Controversy ==
 
== Controversy ==
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===Controversy with Stunner===
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In 2015, Mudiwa was involved in a controversy with rapper [[Stunner]] of the Godo fame.  The two artists are said go have been working with one producer named [[Craig Bone]] and they ended up producing a song called "Vane godo vandikonewa"  with the same title and same bit. It was not clear who the owner of the song was.<ref name="herald"> T, Zimoyo, [http://www.herald.co.zw/stunner-mudiwa-clash/ Stunner, Mudiwa, Clash],''The Herald'', published:9 Jun 2015,retrieved:29 Jun 2015"</ref>
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Revision as of 08:05, 29 June 2015

Musician
Mudiwa Hood
Mudiwa Hood, Mudiwa Hood Mtandwa, Mudiwa Hood Mutandwa
BornWanisai Tendai Mutandwa
(1985-07-24) July 24, 1985 (age 35)
Harare
NationalityZimbabwean
EducationNyazura High School, Africa University
Occupation
  • Musician
  • Songwriter
  • Actor
Years active2005 - present
Known forHip Hop Music
TelevisionThe Deception
Partner(s)Karen Molly King
Relatives2 brothers: Wanisai Tendai Mtandwa and Terrance Mtandwa; 1 sister: Shupikai Mtandwa

Mudiwa Hood is a sensational Zimbabwean gospel Hop-hop rapper who rose to game with his hit songs such as "Ndaita mari" and "Anhu acho tisu". He is one of the big names in the local music genre that have popularised gospel hip-hop in Zimbabwe.

Background

Mudiwa's real name is Wanisai Tendai Mutandwa and is the first born in a family of four. He was born on the 24th of July in 1985.[1] His other two siblings are Shupikai and Terrance.[1] The name Mutandwa was adopted by his grandfather after he had divorced his wife on racial grounds. Mudiwa went on adopt the name.[1] He is married to Karen Molly King.[1]

Education

He did his secondary education at Nyazura High School.[2] He studied MBA at Africa University and graduated with a first class degree.[1]

Music Career

Discography

Mudiwa Ndinokuda - 2005

When I do what I do - 2006

Jesu Anodadisa - 2008

Magnet - 2011

Picture Gallery

Videos

Mudiwa Hood Ft. KindahQuet
Mudiwa Hood - Coming Out
Mudiwa Hood feat Craig Bone Anhu Acho Tisu
GGB ft Mudiwa & Yung Karville- Zvaakufaya
Fungisai Mashavave ft Mudiwa - Wedding Bells
Shaina neni - Mudiwa Hood ft Cindy Munyavi (Zimbabwe)

Awards

ZimHipHop Awards 2014

  • Song of the Year Award[3]
  • Best Video
  • People's Choice Award.[4]

Acting Career

In 2014, Mudiwa featured in a local Christian movie called Deception. The movie was produced by Eagle Eye Movie Productions[5]

Endorsement Deals

Besides his music career, Mudiwa is also brand ambassador for:

Controversy

Controversy with Stunner

In 2015, Mudiwa was involved in a controversy with rapper Stunner of the Godo fame. The two artists are said go have been working with one producer named Craig Bone and they ended up producing a song called "Vane godo vandikonewa" with the same title and same bit. It was not clear who the owner of the song was.[6]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 S. Charumbira, Mudiwa, a preacher who happens to rap,The Standard, published:17 Nov 2013,retrieved:29 Jun 2015
  2. 2.0 2.1 , The Truth About: Mudiwa,New Zimbabwe, published:9 Sep 2012,retrieved:29 Jun 2015"
  3. , Mudiwa Hood Scoops Prestigious ZimHipHopAward,ZimEye, published:20 Dec 2014,retrieved:29 Jun 2015"
  4. , Mudiwa dominates Hip Hop awards,New Zimbabwe, published:16 Dec 2013,retrieved:29 Jun 2015"
  5. , [1],Mudiwa Facebook Page, published:23 Oct 2014,retrieved:29 Jun 2015"
  6. T, Zimoyo, Stunner, Mudiwa, Clash,The Herald, published:9 Jun 2015,retrieved:29 Jun 2015"