People born in Zimbabwe

Busi Ncube

Busi Ncube

Busi Ncube is a professional Mbira singer who is a founding member of the Afro-Fusion band named Illanga. The band is considered as the most talented musical band in Zimbabwe. She currently serves as a teacher and teaches music at the Oslo Music Academy in Norway.

Dorothy Masuka

Dorothy Masuka

Dorothy Masuka is a professional jazz singer and songwriter affectionately known as Auntie Dot. She rose to fame in the 1950s and she considers herself more as a politician than a musician. She fought alongside national leaders who initiated the struggle to dislodge colonialism through her music.

Rick Cosnett

Rick Cosnett

Rick Cosnett was born with his birth name as Richard James “Rick” Cosnett who was born in 6 April 1983. His birth place is located within Chegutu, Zimbabew and he is professionally an actor since 2004. People recognize him by his performance in The Vampire Diaries where he was casted with the character as Wes Maxfield

Shingisai Suluma

Shingisai Suluma

Shingisai Suluma is a Zimbabwean Christian singer, worship leader, and songwriter. Well recognized for her songs related to the Christian religion. She has recorded several albums some of them including Zvanaka in 1955, Huyai Ihse Jesu in 1998, Mumako in 2000, Nokuti Wakanaka in 2002, and Rwendo in 2013. She has also won several awards during her career time including National Arts Merit Award for the Outstanding song- Nanhasi, and Zimbabwe Music Awards ( 3 times ) for best female Gospel.