By CtO Banks
Tafadzwa Tarukwana aka Asaph is an award winning Hip Hop artist from Zimbabwe based in Bulawayo. Born and raised in Bulawayo he learnt at S.O.S Primary School, Baines Primary School, Hillside Primary School and Petra High School.
He officially got into music in 2007 recording a few singles and mixtapes as well as participating in ciphers and rap battles in the city. In 2012 he started making Gospel Hip Hop and released 3 projects using the stage name Kwanfire.
In 2015 he changed his name to Asaph and dropped the Gospel Hip Hop title and released his first nationally recognized project Kingsvilla which got him nominated for Best Hip Hop album at the 2016 ZimHipHop Awards.
Asaph has been undoubtedly one of the best Zim hip hop artists in the last 4 years, dropping hits after hits. As of lately he has been nominated to represent Zimbabwe in the MTV MAMAs listener’s choice award.
The awards are to be held on the 20th of February 2021.
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