Queen of South African Gospel, Rebecca Malope is expected to arrive at the Harare International Airport this afternoon aboard South African Airways for her two concerts in Harare and Bulawayo over the weekend. Rebecca who last performed in Zimbabwe seven years ago, will stage her first performance tomorrow at the Harare Gardens before flying to Bulawayo for another one at Queens Sports Club on Sunday, as part of celebrations to mark her three-decade-long music career.
The gospel Diva concert comes as a boost for gospel musicians also as to promote local artistes, through contending them with international artistes. Barbra Chikosi concert organiser reportedly said tickets for the two family shows were selling at $10 for adults and $5 for children.
”The idea of this concert is to celebrate the success of gospel female musicians who are also mothers. Rebecca Malope has had a successful musical journey, which is inspirational to many local artistes. It is for that reason that we decided to give female musicians a chance to share the stage with the gospel music icon as she celebrates 30 years in the industry,” said Barbra.
She also added that for those in Harare can buy their tickets for the how at all Red Rose salons, while for those in Bulawayo tickets are available at Sis Bees Restaurants, Fingers Hair Salons and Sandy’s Hub.