By Keith Mlauzi
In a heartfelt development to the death of high riding Bulawayo based Hip Hop maestro, the Roil Bulawayo Arts Awards (BAA) will honor the late star in a fashionable way.
In honor of Mgcini Calvin Nhliziyo who passed on Sunday morning the 25th of October, the Roil BAA will honor Cal_Vin in style by naming the Hip Hop Category after him, Zimbabwe Voice can reveal.
In a Press statement released by the Roil BAA management said, “We will honor him by naming the Hip Hop award after him for this year. The award will be called The Calvin Mgcini Nhliziyo Hip Hop Award.”
Roil BAA went on to emotionally thank the Hip Hop, “We take this moment as we did in life to thank you Calvin Mgcini Nhliziyo, for putting Bulawayo and Zimbabwe arts on the world map, thank you for all the music.”
The Roil BAA’s will be held in Bulawayo on the 28th of November this year.
Cal_Vin received three gongs from the BAAs in the past three years, he was also nominated in this year’s edition.
The death of Cal_Vin has left man in pain including South African rapper Cassper Nyovest who in his tribute described Cal_vin as a Hip Hop Icon who was very passionate about Music. – Zimbabwe Voice ■