By Thomas Faranando
Promising Afro-pop and afro-jazz artist, Clever Kadanga is popularly known as Clever D has said he is ready to shine in the music industry after his music video titled “Zvawati unondida” featuring Gary Tight successfully reached six thousand viewers and one hundred subscribers on YouTube a month ago.
Zvawati unondida was recorded by Gorilla filters which are also having fair airplay on Zimbabwe television (ZTV) station.
Clever told this reporter that as an upcoming artist he was happy to reach six thousand viewers within a month and expressed gratitude to his followers for their support.
“Reaching six thousand viewers within a month shows that people are following my video and I’m grateful for their support,” he said.
“My music journey started in June 2018, when I went in the studio to record my first single track titled ‘Taura neni’. It was an enriching experience for me because I have always nurtured a great liking for music since l was a teenager. l used to participate in the school choir and l also sang at church,” he said.
Clever said great young artists like Knox and people at his church inspired him.
“People were always saying that I have the voice to sing for the nation, that’s what inspired me to sing,” he added.
The rising star said he is in the studio working hard to ensure he come out with the best project ever produced in Zimbabwe on his debut album coming later this year.
Kadanga said he is using online platforms like Facebook, YouTube and WhatsApp to market his music and he has ten singles to his name which include, Taura neni recorded by Leo ultrasonic, Ndiwe wega, by its records,Hakuna mumwe by Allied Kings, Dzora Moyo, Zvawati unondida Ft Gary Tight, Zvichanaka Ft Da Kid Vurse, Handikwanise usipo Ft Shayne, Benzi nderangu ft Mr levie.