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Welcome to the official site of multi award winning, multi-platinum entertainer, producer-artist and songwriter Thaiwanda.

With his debut 3 part project series “Letters I Hope You Get (LOVE)”, “JUMPER” and “Bangers and Mashups 5” he intends to tour and break his unique Pan-African sound continentally with the aim to go international.


Letters I Hope You Get (LOVE) EP

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JUMPER EP

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” Bangers And Mashups No.5

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Thaiwanda over the years has built himself an extensive catalog of work that comprises of releases that span Africa working with talent from across the continent. Below are some of the chart topping works that earned him his hit maker status.


#Chankura #RapB*tches

Thaiwanda produced and features on the hook for Chankura ft Cassper Nyovest as well as producing Track 12, off the “Nadia Naked Album” by Nadia Nakia (South Africa)


#MAMGOBOZI

Song Thaiwanda produced , off the “Victory Album” by Nomoozie ft Rouge (South Africa)


#RUNNERS

Song Thaiwanda produced and featured on providing additional vocals and writing, off the “Keep Love Young Album” by KLYOfficial (South Africa)


#LookALike

Song produced by Thaiwanda alongside Wichi1080 and Ray Cola, single  of “Everything Yearns Patience & Time” deluxe edition album by Priddy Ugly  (South Africa).


#ANIMALS

Song featuring  Thaiwanda alongside Wichi1080, Priddy Ugly and KlyOfficial, single  of “Trap Life EP”  by Wichi1080  (South Africa/Zambia).


#Fearless

Song produced and co-written by Thaiwanda, single for pop songstress Yvonne Darcq (Kenya).


#WAVY

Song produced and written by Thaiwanda, single off “The First Wave EP” with rising superstar Ycee (Nigeria).


#NoStress

Song produced, written and featured Thaiwanda which went No.1 across the country on the Zimbabwe national charts. Song Of The Year winner at the Zimbabwe Hip Hop Awards, single off Tehn Diamond’s “A Few Good Poems” (Zimbabwe).


#Mercy 

Song co-produced and written by Thaiwanda, single off the multi award winning “Injayam Vol1” by Dj Sliqe featuring alongside Riky Rick, Reason & Kwesta co-produced by Tweezy (South Africa)


#PrettyBlackRose

Song produced and written by Thaiwanda, Hosted by Dj Radix featuring Stilo Magolide. (ZIM/SA)


#PHUMAKIM

Song Thaiwanda A&R’d and assisted on production alongside 3x Grammy Winner Brian Soko for Cassper Nyovest’s “Tshofelo Album” (South Africa)


#SaveMe

Song Thaiwanda produced and featured on additional vocals, off “KLYMAX EP by KLYOfficial (South Africa)


#ASAP

Song produced and written by Thaiwanda, single off the “Pre-Visa EP” by Veezo (Botswana)


#Butterfly

Song Thaiwanda produced and wrote, featuring Shelton Forbez


#ThatGoodLife

Song produced and written by Thaiwanda for his collaborative project AALOOP featuring Zeus (Botswana) Melly Mel (Zimbabwe) . Thaiwanda’s first commercial success in South Africa and Botswana top the local charts for multiple consecutive weeks.


#WAZI

Song Thaiwanda co-produced and featured on for East Africa coordinated by John Blass alongside JCB, Cannibal, Mo Plus, Nakaaya, G Nako, Niki Wa Pili, Bonta, Joes(North Dwellers), Tricky D.T, Slim Deezy(North Dwellers)

http://www.beatport.com/track/wazi-feat-jcb-mo-plus-nakaaya-nikki-wa-pili-bonta-gnako-geors-thai-tha-1-tricky-d-t-and-slim-dizzy-original-mix/5310465


#WozaLavo

Song produced and written by Thaiwanda co-written by Fowami (Koolheadkeith-South Africa) his first Zimbabwe commercial success.


#PartyAtMyCrib

Song written and produced by Thaiwanda released alongside Woza Lavo which also earned him critical acclaim in Zimbabwe.


#10111

Song produced and written by Thaiwanda his first single to be commercially released across Africa.

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Highlights

“Chankura” produced by Thaiwanda breaks into top 10 iTunes Songs Chart within 24hrs of its release. At the same time the #NadiaNaked Album goes number 1 on iTunes and Spotify charts


The single “No Stress” takes the award for SONG OF THE YEAR at the 2017 Zimbabwe Hip Hop Awards produced and co-written by Thaiwanda alongside Zimbabwean Hip Hop icon Tehn Diamond.

"No Stress" - Song Of The Year Plaque
“No Stress” Single takes Song Of The Year Award at the prestigious Zimbabwe Hip Hop Awards

EGYPT album by Priddy Ugly goes No.1 on iTunes hip-hop chart within first 48hrs of its release featuring “Look A like” produced by Thaiwanda alongside Wichi1080 & Ray Kola


Thaiwanda has been featured on numerous occasions in Southern Africa’s most prolific urban publication SA’s HYPE Magazine’s “Collector’s Editions” making him the most featured Zimbabwean Artist in the history of the publication these include:

  • Hype Magazine Sep/Oct Issue – Editors Choice Most Promising Producers 2015.
  • Hype Magazine Dec/Jan Issue – Battle Of The Giants #PBR Top 10 singles of 2015.
  • Hype Magazine Feb/Mar Issue – Top 10 Most Underrated to watch in 2016
  • Hype Magazine Apr/May Issue – BAM3 Featured among highest rated releases of 2016
  • Hype Magazine May/Jun/July Issue – “Titans Exist” Thaiwanda Thai Interview 2017
  • Hype Magazine Apr/May Issue – BAM4 Featured among highest rated releases of 2017
Nicki Minajn post of the Hype Magazine Thaiwanda was featured for his “#BangersAndMashups” project as a producer to look out for.

2017 Kicked off with Thaiwanda featured as a headliner on a history-making 10 City Tour the first of its kind traveling across Zimbabwe alongside the countries premier artist brands Tehn Diamond, Ammara Brown and Simba Tagz.

Tehn - Tour Alt 2.jpg

The rising star was Selected as an ambassador representing Zimbabwe and was featured in MTN’s Anti-ebola/Anti-Xenophobia Campaign that was later nominated for ANN7s South African of the year awards Best African Campaign With A Message held at the ticket Pro Dome. Amongst the 150 artists selected of Africa’s most elite talent included Steve Kekana, Don Jazzy, Tiwa Savage, Yemi Alade, Diamond Platinums, Banky W, Patoranking, Praise to PJ Powers, Donald and Mafikizolo to name a few.

He is also an ambassador for TOMS Music Warehouse one of South Africa’s biggest retailers of music gear, this prompted Thaiwanda to convert his private studio to a music production house offering production services to the biggest brands and talent in Africa


Thaiwanda then featured on Botswana TV’s Flava Dome and later appeared on Botswana TV’s “My Star” as the shows first International Guest Judge earning the Mascom sponsored talent competition its highest ratings to date.

The singles “Party At my Crib” and “That Good Life” off his pan-African focused Audio Loop Project (AALOOP) featured in the 2012 Big Brother Africa Stargames the 2013 Big Brother Africa Chase playlist and entrance theme music for the housemates.


Thaiwanda went on to be selected as part of the panel for “MTN and MTV Base Meets” with Golden Globe Winner Idris Elba during his shoot for his role as Nelson Mandela in the movie “Long Walk To Freedom”.

Thaiwanda in a 1-0n-1 with Idris Alba discussing music and influences

Thaiwanda a firm, believer in youth development initiatives jumped at the opportunity to contribute his talents to SABC1’s One Day Leader youth program as a producer for the 2013 contestant “Anthem Challenge” the first the show has ever had.

Thaiwanda SABC1 - One Day Leader [BTS]

One Day Leader Episode 11 “Anthem Challenge” ft Thaiwanda Thai

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