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Musician Andrew Matrauza dies

Renowned musician Andrew Matrauza, popularly known for his hit Musadabwe, died Thursday morning at Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital (QECH) in Blantyre. Joseph Tembo, who produced Matrauza’s Musadabwe album and who was also his closest friend, confirmed the development in an interview. Tembo said Matrauza, who has been in South Africa for some time and returned…

No female producers

  Sex sells. And the secular music industry worldwide has taken advantage of this to sell its music. Little wonder, females have, for a long time, been reduced to sexualised commercial objects; either as ‘dancing queens’ or backing vocalists. Few take up leading roles on the stage. Behind the music scene, where the bulk of…