<header> <h1> <a href="index.html"> Isu Khumalo – Pindula </a> </h1> <p> Isu KhumaloBornGugulethu KhumaloBulawayoResidenceSouth AfricaNationalityZimbabweanAlma materWalter Sisulu UniversityOccupationMusicianParent(s)Isu Khumalo (mom)Gugugulethu Isu Khumalo is a Zimbabwean born multi-award-triumphing singer, songwriter, guitarist and song producer based totally in South Africa </p> </header> <main> <article> <p><strong>Isu Khumalo – Pindula</strong>. BackgroundShe become born in Bulawayo on June 27, 1991. Gugugulethu is the primary born in a own family of 5.</p> <p><figure><img src="https://www.pindula.co.zw/images/thumb/7/7d/Isu.jpg/300px-Isu.jpg" alt="Isu Khumalo Pindula" style="width: 100%; padding: 5px; background-color: grey;" onerror="this.onerror=null;this.src='https://tse1.mm.bing.net/th?id=OIP.9EN5WISnRujV12EcS8o8HAHaCE&pid=Barah';"><figcaption>Isu Khumalo Pindula</figcaption></figure></p> She spent part of her early life in Bulawayo and Zhombe wherein her parents have been teachers at Rio Tinto[1]Beyond the song, Isu’s existence story is that of a pan African millennial and one well worth elaborating on. She became Born and raised in Zimbabwe. Her real call is Gugulethu Khumalo. Isu is her mom’s call, a name she cherishes and determined to apply as her level name in honour and birthday celebration of her mom Isu Khumalo the female who birthed and natured her.[2]CareerIt is stated that she did no longer have an interest in tune aside from making a song on the church choir in Zhombe wherein she changed into staying together with her own family at that point. When she became 18 ,she started penning some songs and also sold a guitar.[3] Initially, her dad and mom have been towards the idea of her venturing into track which saw them sending her back to Zimbabwe in order that she should cognizance extra on her studies.[1] Despite protestations from her mother and father, she delivered her guitar to Zimbabwe. Gugu released her debut album Conquering Spirit for which she gained an award. Growing up in Zimbabwe, Isu become added to track via the circular sounds of Oliver Mtukudzi, Lovemore Majaivana, Andy Brown, Chiwoniso Maraire and the formerly famous style of Urban Grooves. Sounds from South Africa frequented featured in Zimbabwean playlists that is how Isu found Brenda Fassie, Yvonne Chaka Chaka, Soul Brothers, Lucky Dube, Mafikizolo and Bongo Muffin. Due to the financial and political scenario in Zimbabwe within the mid 2000s, Isu immigrated along with her own family to New Zealand wherein her parents sought greener pastures and located work as dairy farmers. The inherent demanding situations of dwelling inside the diaspora as a first technology immigrant and the pop sounds on radio on the time stimulated Isu to pick up guitar and begin writing songs. In 2012 Isu moved to South Africa to pursue tertiary research at Walter Sisulu University inside the Eastern Cape Province. This is when she started out performing and recording music, these songs would be the foundation of Isu’s first album. Now a seasoned musician and fashion fiend, Isu has also collaborated with nearby South African designers Athenkosi Mgundlwa, KISUA and Rich Factory, incorporating a brand new appearance – with a clean and crisp sense to praise her evolving sound, and mashes this perfectly along with her compelling visuals and touching storytelling for her tune filmsWith the new dawn of her budding empire, 2019 marks an exciting technology within the evolution of Isu – no longer handiest as an artist however a emblem in addition to an entrepreneur. This follows the artist’s ambitious move of pioneering her impartial document label Assali Music, created to deliver her imaginative and prescient of creating a hub focusing on the improvement of woman skills, helping them hone their tune and business capabilities, to fruition. CollaborationsCelebrated for creating music that resonates with human beings of all walks of life, Isu has touched the hearts of enthusiasts and legends alike – having collaborated with international-famend artists the likes of Yvonne Chaka Chaka, iconic House DJ Oskido, the overdue enterprise giants Oliver Mtukudzi as well as, Grammy award-triumphing Hugh Masekela. Equally cushty among her friends, Isu has additionally launched chart-topping dance hits with duo Black Motion, Mobi Dixon and Da Capo. In addition, Isu fulfils her aspirations thru social justice advocacy –worried in a string of Corporate Social Investment initiatives running with the Almal Foundation, Southern Africa and the WITS Business School advocating for social troubles referring to the empowerment and schooling of ladies across the continent. These efforts have garnered the attention of prominent philanthropic and political figures who have also joined in assisting the cause – resulting in the artist sharing a platform at a communicate with former first-girl, Mama Graca Machel wherein delegates accrued to address feasible remedial movement focused at dealing with the devastating results of herbal failures inside the SADC vicinity. DiscographyConquering Spirit (album)Thandolwethu (single)Sukundixhesha (single)Tell me you adore me (unmarried)Notyatyambo (unmarried)YOURS (single, 2019)Ndicel’ikiss (unmarried)Awards2019: Music Artist Of The Year – Zimbabwe Achievers Awards2017: Best Female – Eastern Cape Music Awards2016: Music Artist Of The Year – Zimbabwe Achievers Awards2015: Song Writer Of The Year – Wawela Music Awards2015: Rising Star Of The Year – South African Afro Music Awards2013: Best African Pop Album – Metro FM Music AwardVideosBerita- NONTYATYAMBO LIVE in Malawi. Afrosoul Tell Me You Love MeTriviaSongbird Isu Khumalo officially off the marketplace, after she discovered that her boyfriend had paid lobola in July 2020 while a white wedding ceremony was pushed lower back because of Covid-19 fears. The songbird took to social media to show that she had indeed got hitched throughout a lobola rite that changed into held without a doubt in component. While now not unmasking completely the identity of her man, she discovered that his surname is Baloyi.[4]“I revel in our privacy but this is God’s blessing, I share from a place of pure bliss, love, pleasure and gratitude. The coming collectively of two families is a stunning sacred event in African subculture. This beyond weekend the Khumalo and the Baloyi households came together (with a bit assist from technology because of Covid-19),” she stated.“The Khumalos are excited, bazifumene inkomo zabo. The Baloyis are excited bamfumene umakoti wabo. Family is the entirety! I am the luckiest woman inside the global united for life with the affection of my life.“And on that be aware please drop me a music for my wedding playlist I am amassing, we’ve were given to have fun all our advantages in a huge manner once the Covid pandemic is behind us,” she stated. References↑ 1.01.1 One on one with Gugulethu 'Isu' Khumalo's mom, Bulawayo24News, Published: July 7, 2013, Retrieved: March 4, 2015↑ [1], Isu Afro Soul, Accessed: 2 August, 2020↑ Silence Charumbira, Isu:The woman who took her guitar to university, The Standard, Published: April 21, 2013, Retrieved: March five, 2015↑ Bruce Ndlovu, [2], The Sunday News, Published: 2 August, 2020, Accessed: 31 August, 2020</article><section> <aside> <a href="https://www.pindula.co.zw/images/f/f4/Berita_Khumalo.jpg" target="_blank"> <img alt="Arsip Isu Khumalo Jpg Pindula" src="https://www.pindula.co.zw/images/f/f4/Berita_Khumalo.jpg" width="100%" onerror="this.onerror=null;this.src='https://tse2.mm.bing.net/th?id=OIP.QtMXxmTikef8jNDiIRVtWAHaDt&pid=Barah';"> </a> <small>Source: pindula.co.zw</small> <p>Arsip Isu Khumalo Jpg Pindula.</p> </aside><aside> <a href="https://t792ae.c2.acecdn.net/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Berita_Khumalo.jpg" target="_blank"> <img alt="Zimbabwean Born Artist Whisked Away After 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