Zim Production Duo Breaks Out With SA Dance Artist
Zimbabwean house duo Epic minds have come up with a hit for popular South African vocalist Melina Katende.
It’s a dance track called Telephone which was dropped on Friday to great reviews particularly about the application on Melina’s voice by Epic Minds. It is the lead track for her debut album Breaking Ice
Just to give you a heads up, Epic Minds are two long-time friends Eddie K Hatitye and Tafadzwa Chimbwa aka D.o.g.Z. Last year their song ‘Jiva’ was chosen by international brand Red Bull for use in the prestigious Red Bull Beat Battle Competition. They have received airplay and done interviews in Switzerland, Namibia and South Africa. Currently they are working on a conceptual album called Producers Without Boarders, which aims to stimulate powerful collaborations between musicians from across Africa.
Melina’s star has risen remarkably in the last few years. Over 2 million Youtube views; a partnership with Universal Music Group; chosen by Fergie from Black Eyed Peas and Natasha Bedingfield as one of only four African female vocalists to participate in Avon’s global singing competition; opened for Lil Wayne when he toured SA.
Check the song out below. It’s available for download.