The much awaited verdict is out! Winky D‘s hit song Disappear (download) is Zimbabwe’s Outstanding Song of the Year. The Zimdancehall artists was awarded the prestigious NAMA award at the 2016 ceremony held at the 7 Arts Theatre in Harare yesterday (13 February).
The award is also great news for Zimbabwe’s hot producer Oskid, who arranged the song for Winky D.
Commenting on the award on his Facebook page Winky D said:
l would like to express my hearty appreciation to you all for seeing us through 2 Nama awards in the Best Song Award where Disappear was accoladed as the best for the past year. Your votes in the People’s Choice Award proved more than for anyone else therefore landing us the People’s Choice Award making them two Ninja Gafa NAMAs. My heart is overflown with gratitude and so please accept these words which are a far cry from how great my gratitude is to you
Gafa Ksvka Ndafa
Disappear is on Winky D’s Gafa Life album released in October 2015. The song has been wildly popular not only in Zimbabwe but Africa as a whole. Disappear featured on BBC Radio 1 Extra Destination Africa Top 5 chart. The song has also been covered by several internet by fans on YouTube as well as fellow artists like Tariro ne Gitare.
Disappear has also been nominated for the Zimdancehall awards where again, it’s competing against Killer T’s Tirikuda Kumbofarawo. If this award is anything to go by, Killer T might as well not look forward to scooping the award at the Zimdancehall awards show due in just over 2 weeks from now.
You can listen to Disappear below: