Seh Calaz scoops five awards

Seh Calaz

Praise Masvosva, Entertainment Reporter

Top chanter Seh Calaz – real name Tawanda Mumanyi – on Friday emerged as the biggest winner at the Zim dancehall awards which were held at the Club Wood (1+1).

Boss Yala as the chanter is fondly known scooped 5 awards namely Best Collabo (Reurura featuring Mambo Dhuterere), Best Gospel song (Reurura), Best Dressed artiste, Best Stage Performer and Best Manager.

Seh Calaz who did not attend the awards due to business commitments in South Africa where he is shooting video was represented by his manager Preston Maporisa.

In an interview, the side-lines of the event Seh Calaz’s manager, Preston said Calaz is South Africa for some business meetings.


“I want to thank everyone for the support they are giving us.

“We are happy because our works are being recognised in the Zim dancehall genre.

“It gives us a zeal to continue doing better and we will take the day as it goes,” he said.

He added:

“Calaz is not in the country at the moment, he is shooting videos in South Africa.”

Soul Jah Love scooped People’s Choice and the King of the Zim dancehall.

Zimdancehall Awards Winners for 2019 Edition

  1. King of Zimdancehall- Souljah Love
  2. Jnr Male Artist -Enzol & Nutty O
  3. Best Female Artist-Lady Squanda
  4. Best Female Vocalist-Lindsay
  5. Best Male Vocalist-Guspy Warrior
  6. Best Video-Mugarden
  7. Song of the Year-Ngaibake
  8. Album of the Year-Freeman Gango
  9. Best New Artist-Jah Master & Ndunge Yut
  10. Best Stage Performer-Seh Calaz
  11. Best Zimdancehall Program-Miss Vee Candy & Merciless Zim
  12. Best Stage MC-Stansplash & Abisha
  13. Best improved MC- Mashasha & HAndsome Gudo
  14. Best Stage Dj-Ribhe
  15. Most improved Dj-Welly Ozil
  16. Zimdancehall Pioneer-Etherton B & Temple man
  17. Most Disciplined Artist-King Shaddy
  18. Best Promoter-Chipaz & Bodyslam
  19. Best Artist Outside Zim-Buffalo Souljah
  20. People’s Choice-Souljah Love
  21. Best Online media-Maxx Music,Legendary & Zimcelebs
  22. Best Mixtapes Dj-Linc man
  23. Best Group-JJ Vybes & Chillspot family
  24. Best Publisher-Plot Mhako
  25. Best Studio-Digital Claims Records
  26. Most Hardworking artist-Killer T
  27. Zimdancehall Ambassador-Jah Signal
  28. Best Skits/Comedian-Ray Vines
  29. Best Producer-Cymplex Zw & Levels
  30. Most Promising Producer-Alleviate Beats & Trinie Beats
  31. Best Fashion Sponsor-FAshion Police & The Dee’s Suits
  32. Best Sponsoring Companies-Nash Paints Group
  33. Best Manager-Hillary MUtake & Mr Maphorisa

34.Club Hit Song-Skelewu & Rinobatwa ipapo ipapo

35.Best Video Editor-Naxo & Buffalo Souljah

36.Best Mixtape-Summer Explosion by ADS Sound


  1. Best Social Song-Bazooker Bodo & Hwinza Let Her Go
  2. Best Gospel Song-Reurura Seh Calaz & Dhuterere
  3. Riddim of the year-Wanna Be Riddim
  4. Best Dj Outside Zim-King Alfred
  5. Best Dance Group-Alka Dala & Team Expendables
  6. Best Collabo-Seh Calaz ft Mambo Dhuterere
  7. Best Performer Jnr-Flexx T
  8. Best Female Performer-Kadijah
  9. King of Diss-Mad Viper
  10. Best Dressed Female-Queen Vee
  11. Best Dressed Male-Seh Calaz
  12. Most Influential Person in Zimdancehall-Passion Java & mhamha mahwindo
  13. Best Riddim Medley-Zambara Riddim
  14. Best new female-Fayah Lady
  15. WhatsApp Warrior- Dj Colta king Black draft ent
  16. Best Graphics Designer- DG Designs
  17. Honorary Award-Chipaz Promotions,Oscar Pambuka, Jah B and Culture Kid