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Just how much can one determined artist who lives out of a suitcase and has no home base do on their own?
Impossible is a mindset!
If you say you can, you’re right. If you say you can’t, you’re also right!
Despite the odds … #iAmPossible!
The first season focuses on my latest international tour that started in my native Zimbabwe, taking me and my guitar to 27 cities in 13 countries in the space of a year.
The episodes will delve deeper into the how, the where and the why!
The Drowning In Space tour (#DIStour) is in support of my latest digital single that was recorded in the magical Victoria Falls Zimbabwe.
This marks the 5th year in a row I have played in as many countries on each cycle, spanning 4 continents. All independent, without management, booking agents or any outside assistance in today’s over-cluttered music landscape where the industry only tends to get involved once you’ve landed on the moon in your own home-made spaceship.
Just how much can one determined artist do on their own? Quite a lot it seems …
I’MPOSSIBLE Preview #1 – Yes, We Speak English In Africa + Ethnic Diversity
Judging by the numerous conversations I have with people from all over the world, I had to start off by addressing common misconceptions.
I spend a lot of time having to explain why I speak English (which is my first language) and advocating the idea of a Zimbabwean Ed Sheeran or Zimbabwean John Mayer (Global Top 40/Pop Artist) as opposed to the clichéd World Music, Afro-Jazz etc
I’MPOSSIBLE Preview #2 – You Can’t Build When You’re Always In Survival Mode
Despite my circumstances, one mindset I have adopted to help me achieve success is to not just be surviving… but somehow make sure I am surviving… forwards!
Life begins where fear ends
Never give up!!
I’MPOSSIBLE Preview #3 – The Snow Hath Returned!
After family goodbyes at the airport, it was time to hit the skies, starting with South Africa then moving onto Europe and Scandinavia… It’s cold in Scandinavia! Brrr!!
I’MPOSSIBLE Preview #4 – Zimbabwean Ed Sheeran
Like Ed Sheeran, I write pop songs, play acoustic guitar, perform solo whether it be in a pub, club or on a festival main stage, but instead of looping a beat or my voice, I play live drums with my feet (kick, snare, hi-hat) and sing my own vocal delay in real time, live.
Here’s what some more fans have to say about it…
I’MPOSSIBLE Preview #5 – Ibiza – The Kygo Effect
I love Dance music. I have released a Beatport-charting House single that was remixed by a few hundred producers and I would love to pitch my vocals to and write a single with Kygo, and a few other Dance Artists I digg like Coldplay, Calvin Harris, DJ Snake, Alan Walker, Rudimental, Avicii, Roger Sanchez and Bob Sinclar.
I went to Ibiza to see if it could become my European base while I somehow work towards my dream move to the US.
I’MPOSSIBLE Preview #6 – The Dream Team
The #DIStour culminated in the US where I was based in my dream location of Nashville TN for the Summer. A town that I’d love to live in and assemble a dream team to keep this stellar rocket flying way past the moon!
Allow me to demonstrate some of why I love the US and its music culture…
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