By Eugene Majuru. London. (News of The South) – The long awaited Mukanya/ Macheso gig will roar onto life tomorrow Saturday October 28 and two of Zimbabwe’s best hit the stage together with their bands at the Athena in Leicester City Centre.
Chimurenga icon Thomas Mukanya Mapfumo will belt out his tunes alongside the famous Blacks Unlimited Band whole Alick Macheso will sing and do his much loved Borrowdale dance alongside the Mberikwazvo band.
Mapfumo and band left the USA last night according to band manager Mr Austin Sibanda who spoke to News of The South via telephone. They are expected to touch down in London today and will proceed to leicester for a mega performance on Saturday. Some band members will arrive this afternoon while Mapfumo and the rest will touch town at 8pm.
According to Phab Entertainment there was a delay in returning Macheso’s passport following visa applications but they are hoping he will still jet into the UK in time for tomorrow’s gig.
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