Takura (born Takura Tendayi) is a Zimbabwean singer and songwriter.
Takura rose to prominence when he began collaborating with English drum and bass production band Chase & Status and UK’s DJ Sub Focus. He is also known for co-writing ‘Wait Your Turn’, a 2009 single by Barbadian singer Rihanna.
His YouTube videos such as ‘Flashing Lights’ and ‘Mai Mwana’ also garnered him exposure rating him among the country’s top rappers. Takura’s ‘Flashing Lights’ song was ranked number 98 and 15 in the UK Singles Chart and UK Dance Chart respectively. He has shared the stage with English hip hop recording artist Plan B.
In 2017, he released a three-track EP titled ‘No Cover Charge’ which features British singer L Marshall.
source – musicinafrica.net