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From Zero To Heroes: Tbt Photos Of 6 Successful Tanzanian Musicians

Here are Tbt photos of 6 successful Tanzanian musicians.

1. Diamond Platnumz

Naseeb Abdul Juma Issack, popularly known by his stage name Diamond Platnumz, is a Tanzanian bongo flava recording artist, dancer, philanthropist and a businessman from Tandale, Dar es Salaam. He is the founder and CEO of WCB Wasafi Record Label, Zoom Extra and Wasafi Media. Diamond has gained a cult following in East and Central Africa. He became the first Africa-based artist to reach a combined total of 900 million YouTube views.2. Mbosso

Mbwana Yusuf Kilungi who is better known by his stage name Mbosso, is a Tanzanian singer and songwriter born in Kibiti, Pwani Region, he is currently based in Dar es Salaam and signed under WCB Wasafi record label. Mbosso is known for his songs "Nadekezwa" and "Hodari" which won Video of the Year at HiPipo Awards 2019. Mbosso released his debut studio album, Definition of Love, in March 2021.

3. Harmonize

Rajab Abdul Kahali, popularly known by his stage name Harmonize, is a Tanzanian Bongo Flava musician and music entrepreneur born in Mtwara Region. He is currently based in Dar es Salaam and is also sometimes referred to as Konde Boy referring to his Makonde heritage. Other names he goes by are Jeshi, Tembo, Mbunge, Konde-Mabeyo He is well known for his songs "Kwa Ngwaru", featuring Diamond Platnumz, and "Show Me" featuring Rich Mavoko. He was the first artist to sign a recording contract with Diamond Platnumz WCB Wasafi label and has since gone on to found his own record label, Konde Music Worldwide.

4. Rayvanny

Raymond Shaban Mwakyusa who is better known by his stage name Rayvanny, is a Tanzanian musician, songwriter and recording artist signed under WCB Wasafi record label. He is born and raised in Nzovwe ward of Mbeya city, located in Mbeya Region. He is the most successful musician in Tanzania from Mbeya region. He is the founder and CEO of Next Level Music. Rayvanny is best known by his song "Kwetu", which introduced him to the world. Rayvanny was mentioned by MTV Base among "Acts To Look Out For" in 2017.

5. Lava Lava

Abdul Juma Idd whose stage name is Lava Lava, is a Tanzanian rapper, singer and recording artist signed under WCB Wasafi record label. He was born on March 27, 1993, in Tanzania and started singing at an early age. At the moment, he is one of the most promising youngsters in the Bongo Fleva music industry. After his first song in 2017, all Lava Lava songs have been entertaining and a joy to listen and sing along. His music style is pop and mostly sings in a low tempo.

6. Zuchu

Zuhura Othman Soud, better known by her stage name Zuchu, is a Tanzanian singer and songwriter signed to WCB Wasafi record label. She was awarded the Silver Plaque Button by YouTube for hitting 100,000 subscribers within a week. She became the first East African female artist to reach that milestone within a week. She also became the first East African female artist to reach 1 million subscribers on YouTube 11 months later. In 2020 Zuchu was named by AFRIMMA as the winner of the Emerging Artist Award.

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