When Jah Prayzah took to the stage last Saturday at the Tuku Send-Off Concert at the National Sports stadium, he was a broken man.
His loss was visible.
“Dai Mwari akatipa simba rekudzosa munhu, kana kuti iri mari, taibatanidza baba tokudzosai,” said Jah Prayzah on Saturday before he broke down in tears.
(If God had granted us power to restore life, if it needed money we would put together the amount needed and bring you back)
Oliver Mtukudzi’s death devastated the music world and the Zimbabwean people in particular.
In Gamuchirai, Jah Prayzha decided to preserve the memory of Oliver Mtukudzi in this glorious song, immortalising the National Hero in rich Shona