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Top 5 Things You Didn’t Know About Tendai Manatsa

Tendai Manatsa is one of the best Zimbabwean guitarists and vocalists and is the son of the legendary musician Zex Manatsa. Manatsa had been part of many music groups including Afrika Revenge before he embarked on a solo career that saw him releasing ‘Kudzoka Kwababa’ album in 2011.


Here are the things you didnt know about Tendai Manatsa below!

1. Tendai  Manatsa was born to Zexie Manatsa and Stella Manatsa.

2.Tendai started learning music when he finished school at the age of 18. From there he started learning to play the guitar. However, in those early years he was merely a guitarist not a singer as he believed he did not have the voice

3. He went on on to play the guitar for Zimbabwe’s finest musicians such as Chiwoniso Maraire, Tanga wekwa Sando, Pax Afro and Shingisai Suluma.

4. It was much later, when he married Selmor that he got the guts to start singing when Selmor would perform at various joints and shows around the country .

5. Since 2005 he had been working with his wife that saw them releasing two albums together, ‘Ndinewe— I am with You’ and ‘Tendai and Selmor Live’ .

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