He was born and raised in Kwekwe.
Tongai Moyo rose to fame in the late 90’s as a solo-artist with the Utakataka express.
Smash hits such as Samanyemba, Naye, Muchina Muhombe and many others catapulted Dhewa to national, regional and international fame.
Tongai Moyo produced 14 albums.
His career spanned over two decades
Tongai Moyo succumbed to non Hodgkin’s lymphoma at St Anne’s Hospital on the evening of Saturday 15 October 2011 in Harare.
Tongai Moyo was also known as Dhewa.
Tongai Moyo was born in Sesombe, Zhombe as the second child in a family of two boys and one girl
The late musician went to Chiedza primary and Mbizo secondary schools.
Tongai Moyo dropped out of College to pursue a music career.
He released his first album Vimbo in 1997.
Dhewa enjoyed watching and playing football.