by Muthoni Kimani
January 14, 2021
Tanzanian singer Zuchu is super excited after being named among the top ten musicians to look out for in 2021.
The BBC released the list. The BBC hailed Zuchu for making great strides in the music industry in just nine months.
BBC analysed musicians in terms of style and sound, as well as who is exploring new genres. As an upcoming artist, Zuchu's growth under the tutelage of Diamond Platnumz has been phenomenal. Last year the singer released her debut EP I Am Zuchu, and she also signed to Diamond Platnumz record label WCB Wasafi.
On her Instagram page, Zuchu thanked the broadcaster, stating that she was grateful and promised to keep releasing new music in the year. ;
""AM GRATEFUL THANK YOUUU SO MUCH BBC 🙏 For the Recognition.I HAVE SO MUCH IN STORE FOR YOU MY FANS AND SUPPORTERS BARE WITH ME MY FANS AS I ARRANGE WHAT TO RELEASE FIRST(MWAKA HUU NIMEWAANDALIA VINGI NAOMBA MNIVUMILIE KIPINDI NAPANGA IPI YA KUANZIA MWAKA 🤗)"" The Tanzanian Songbird also reminded her fans to vote for her in the upcoming MAMA Awards;
""KINDLY VOTE FOR ME ON THE @mtvmamas AWARDS LINK ON MY BIO category BEST BREAKTHROUGH ACT""
According to BoomPlay, her EP was the most played album in Tanzania in 2020, and her music videos have gathered millions of views on YouTube.
Zuchu also won the best new act during the annual AFRIMMA awards and was also considered for a Grammy nomination in the New Act category.
Keep Winning Zuchu!