Tatenda wekwaTenzi

Tatenda WekwaTenzi in yellow dress in front of a yellow background

Name: Tatenda Muchapondwa
Residence: Cape Town, South Africa
Art Form: Music (Genre: Soul, Indie, Spiritual)

Years Active: Since 2017

Tatenda wekwaTenzi is a multidisciplinary artist specialized in music, fashion and film. A distinguished model, actress, hair artist, and singer-songwriter, her talent is undeniable.

Various Roots worked with Tatenda on the Wolf at Night single.

She draws inspiration from biblical scripture and from her experiences as a Zimbabwean in the diaspora. Her musical influences include Zimbabwean African Jazz musician Oliver Mtukudzi, Zimbabwean Afrosoul singer Chiwoniso Maraire, and Lauryn Hill.

Tatenda WekwaTenzi standing regally in a white dress with tan silk headwrap