Sha Sha.

27 year old Charmaine “Shasha” Mapimbiro, is a singer born and raised in Zimbabwe and spent most of her childhood life in Mutare as her home town.

Sha Sha spent some of her life in Bulawayo and eventually left for South Africa where she worked with Priddy Ugly before meeting up with DJ Maphorisa and produced her first studio Album Blossom that led to her gaining the name Queen of Amapiano.

Nadia Nakai.

Nadia Nakai Kandava born in 1990 is a South African rapper who was born to a Zimbabwean mother whom she adopts her surname Kandava when she was 16 years old from her fathers surname Dlaminj.

Nadia who was the first woman so sign to Caspper Nyoveat’s family tree record label revealed that the grew up visiting her grandmother in Chinhoyi and admits that Zimbabwe holds a special part of her story.

Chi Mhende.

Chiedza Mhende is a Zimbabwean born South African actress born in 1991 and moved to Capetown to peruse her studies in film and arts.

She has starred in big tv series like Generations soapie in South Africa and Netflix’s Queen Sono.


The house and Kwaito legend Oskido was born in 1967 to a Zimbabwean Father and South African Mother bu however grew up in Bulawayo with his father who was a founding member of MDC.

After his High School Oskido moves to South Africa to work at his a family tuck shop before persuing music and later establishing a record label which has signed many musicians to this day.

Tendai Beast Mtawarira.

Tendai was born in 1985 in Harare and later moved on to South Africa persuing Rugby as a career however had problems with securing his citizenship when South African government wanted to deport him.

Kim Jayde

She is a Zimbabwean born model, producer, and actress whose home town is Bulawayo where she grew up and attended Highschool before moving to South Africa to persue her career in modelling.

The proud Zimbabwean, Kim Jayde now an MTV Talent manager and brand ambassador for many companies, also runs her own productions company in South Africa.

Peter Ndoro.

He is a Zimbabwean born News anchor on SABC news who moved to the UK with his family at an early age before returning to Zimbabwe and continued with his studies in Harare.

He worked for ZBC radio 1 for six months before he moved to South Africa to persue his Career in Journalism and has since worked for many other media companies.

Bujy Bikwa.

The South African presenter, model and entertainer Bujy, was born in Zimbabwe before he left for South Africa with his mother when he was just four years old.

He started his journey in the entertainment industry in 2010 at a loosing weight dance contest Dance your B_utt off and even though he did not win but he got some exposure that has led to his success.

Tongai Chirisa.

Chirisa is a Hollywood based Zimbabwean who rose to fame when he starred in Mr Bones back from the past after he had also been in Zimbabwe’s most famous drama Studio 263.

He has since moved from South Africa to Hollywood where he has played roles in big TV series like NCIS, Big Zombie and a lot more.

Luthuli Dlamini.

The celebrated actor was born in Zimbabwe then moved to the UK with his family and came back to Zimbabwe for his Primary school then went back to the UK for University then later went to South Africa to persue his career in media.

He has appeared in many South African TV series and Soaps like generations, Uzalo and more.