Zahara on releasing new album: My plan is to bring hope to every girl

2017-08-29 19:00


Zahara (Photo: Supplied)

Johannesburg -   This summer will see the release of Zahara’s much anticipated fourth album. The work will be titled Mgodi and was recorded in Johannesburg with Mjalefa ‘Mjakes’ Thebe.

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The new album will be released on Friday, 13 October 2017. 

Multi-platinum and 17 time SAMA Award winner Zahara has this to say of the album: “My life has come full circle. I know where I’m going, and I am happy and really proud of this album. I have graduated, but I’m still a village girl and my plan is to bring hope to every girl who thinks they cannot make it.”

Zahara’s debut album, Loliwe, released in 2011, was certified double platinum only 17 days after release, and went on to sell in excess of 100 000 copies, garnering 8 South African Music Awards (SAMAs) on the way. This was followed by 4 SAMAs for The Beginning Live. 3 albums, and 17 SAMAs into her career this superstar is now setting her sights on the future and further success heralded with new music in 2017.

Listen to one of Zahara’s biggest songs, Loliwe here: