This past weekend, all roads led to New Capitol Cinemas in Gaborone’s Central Business District (CBD) where the media and influencers alike were treated to a private viewing of the newly revamped digital show dubbed Botswana Top 10. As a segment of The Voice Online, the digital show is aimed at giving different genres of the creative industry a platform to showcase their diverse talents.
A brainchild of Mduduzi “Mdu Tha Party” Madzwamuse, the media personality this past Saturday shared the concept of the show, including featured musicians, cast and crew behind the scenes. Mdu Tha Party has been a force in the creative industry since beginning his work with Yarona FM in 2013.
He also plays a significant role in the country’s creative industry as an award-winning radio personality, MC, DJ, Audio and Visual artist. He speaks of his first love as television production and the show – Botswana Top 10 Show, now in its 6th year of production showcases his creative genius.
“The Botswana Top 10 Show is a monthly digital show which challenges media personalities to curate a Top 10 List in different entertainment genres. These lists include Top 10 Hip-Hop Artists, Top 10 Upcoming Artists, Top 10 Music Videos, Top 10 Legends, Top 10 Ladies in Music, Top 10 RnB/Soul Artists, Top 10 Celebrities and more. The show is offering to the creative industry in a bid to celebrate Botswana’s home-grown talent. We are also pleased to announce that The Voice will donate 38% of advertising revenue profits back into the production as a form of Covid Relief Funding for the production crew,” said Mdu Tha Party.
The Botswana Top 10 Show officially dropped on the 3rd of May 2021 with its first episode – Botswana Top 10 Hip-Hop Artists – curated by show creator Mdu Tha Party.
Mdu’s A-list stars include reactions from industry hitters such as Musician Dato Seiko (Katlego Ntirang), Yarona FM
Drive Time host Kedi Molosiwa, Youtubers; Setso Amantle and Eyes of Brandon, Podcaster Chef Stuga, Talent Manager Letso Mangwegape, Media Personality Nina Bandz, Comedians Jonny Pula and Triccs, Psychic Medium Bakang Akoonyatse and is narrated by seasoned voice actor – Lebowa Moroen.
This star-studded audience included names like Mpho Sebina, C4 Hunnid, Ninah LR, Zuziwe Mavuma, DJ Izzy, Lorato Orapeleng, Fifi Mathambo and FME DJs.
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