Oliver Mtukudzi

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Oliver Mtukudzi
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Background information
Born 22 September 1952(aged 66)
Highfield, Harare
Zimbabwe
Died 23 January 2019
Harare, Zimbabwe
Genres African Jazz
Occupation(s)
  • Musician
  • Businessman
  • Philanthropist
Instruments Guitars
Years active 1977-2019
Labels
Associated acts
Website www.ngomanehosho.com

Oliver Mtukudzi (22 September 1952 – 23 January 2019) was a Zimbabwean recording artist, musician, businessman, philanthropist, human rights activist and UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador for Southern Africa Region. At the time of his death he was considered Zimbabwe's most prominent, renowned and internationally recognised cultural icon of all time.

References

  1. Discogs, Oliver Mtukudzi, 24 January 2019
  2. Citizen, Zimbabwean music legend Oliver Mtukudzi dies, 24 January 2019
  3. Channel24, Oliver Mtukudzi dies on exact same date as long-time friend Hugh Masekela - one year apart, 24 January 2019
  4. All Music, Oliver Mtukudzi Biography by Craig Harris , 24 January 2019

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