Zuhura Othman Soud (born 22 November 1995[1]), better known by her stage name Zuchu, is a Tanzanian singer,[2] songwriter and recording artist signed to WCB Wasafi records label.[3][4] She was 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]

Zuhura
Birth nameZuhura Othman Soud
Also known asZuchu
Born22 November 1995
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
GenresBongo flava, afro-pop
Occupation(s)Singer-songwriter, dancer
InstrumentsVocals
Years active2020–present
LabelsWCB Wasafi
Associated actsDiamond Platnumz, Khadija Kopa, Rayvanny, Mbosso, Lava Lava, Queen Darleen, Joeboy

Personal lifeEdit

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

DiscographyEdit

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

AlbumsEdit

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

  • 2020: I Am Zuchu

Singles and collaborationsEdit

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

"Shangilia"

"Mauzauza"(feat. Khadija Kopa)

"Cheche" (feat. Diamond Platnumz)

"Litawachoma" (feat. Diamond Platnumz)

"Hasara"

"Nobody" (feat. Joe Boy)

''Number One'' (Feat. Rayvanny)

"Sukari"

ReferencesEdit

  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". The Citizen. 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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