Zuchu
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Background information
Birth nameZuhura Othman Soud
Also known asZuchu
Born{{birth date and age|22 November (1993)
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
GenresBongo flava, afro-pop
Occupation(s)Singer-songwriter, dancer
InstrumentsVocals
Years active2020–present
LabelsWCB Wasafi
Associated actsDiamond Platnumz, , Rayvanny, Mbosso, Lava Lava, , Joeboy

Zuhura Othman Soud (born 22 November 1993[1]), better known by her stage name Zuchu, is a Tanzanian singer,[2] songwriter and recording artist signed under WCB Wasafi records label [3] Diamond Platnumz leadership. Zuchu is primarily known by her song "Wana", which introduced her to the world of music. The addition of Zuchu brings the number of artistes at WCB Wasafi label to six who include, Rayvanny, Mbosso, Lavalava, Queen Darleen and Diamond Platnumz himself. Zuchu positioning herself as one of the top female singers in the country’s vibrant Bongo Flava music scene.[4] Zuchu has already made some notable achievements, which include collaborations with industry’s heavyweights such as Mbosso, Khadija Kopa and Diamond Platnumz. She was also awarded the Silver Play Button by YouTube for becoming the first East African female artist to exceed more than 100 000 subscribers within a week.[5] On the week of her 2020's birthday, Zuchu was named by AFRIMMA as the winner of the Emerging Artist Award[6].

Personal life

Zuchu comes from a musical family and background. She is a daughter of the revered female Taarab musician .[7][8] Zuchu started singing at a tender age and later collaborated with her mother Khadija Kopa on a song titled from her debut EP titled [9]

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Discography

Zuchu made her entrance into the music industry in April 2020[10] and so far has one EP Album.

Albums

Zuchu released her debut EP album I Am Zuchu in 2020, with a total of 7 songs.[11]

  • 2020: I Am Zuchu

Singles and collaborations

Year Title Album
2020
"Hakuna Kulala" I Am Zuchu EP
"Nisamehe"
"Kwaru"
"Wana"
"Raha"
"Ashua"(feat. Mbosso)
"Mauzauza"(feat. )

References

  1. ^ "Zuchu - YouTube". www.youtube.com. Retrieved 6 November 2020.
  2. ^ "Zuchu Bio - Age, Career, Education, Songs, WCB, Boyfriend, Net Worth". www.eafeed.com. Retrieved 3 June 2020.
  3. ^ "Zuchu is the new face on Diamond's record label WCB". www.thecitizen.co.tz. Retrieved 4 June 2020.
  4. ^ "Zuchu set to rise under the auspices of Diamond Platnumz". Music In Africa. 17 July 2020. Retrieved 6 November 2020.
  5. ^ "Zuchu set to rise under the auspices of Diamond Platnumz". Music In Africa. 17 July 2020. Retrieved 6 November 2020.
  6. ^ "Check out full list of winners at the 2020 AFRIMMA Awards". Pulse Live Kenya. 16 November 2020. Retrieved 24 November 2020.
  7. ^ "Diamond's new signee Zuchu features her mum, legendary Khadija Kopa, in new song days after joining WCB". TUKO. Retrieved 10 June 2020.
  8. ^ "Kati ya wasanii hawa mmoja atajiunga WCB". Mwananchi. Retrieved 10 June 2020.
  9. ^ "ZUCHU – Biography – Age, Family, Early life, Record Label, Music, Net Worth". Daily4mative. Retrieved 28 June 2020.
  10. ^ "Why WCB's new signee Zuchu is a force to reckon with as she unveils her EP 'I am Zuchu'". Pulselive. Retrieved 10 June 2020.
  11. ^ "Zuchu: I Am Zuchu". deezer.com.

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