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Zimbabwe Cultural Centre in Detroit (ZCCD) mission is to educate, archive, and promote the arts and culture of Zimbabwe. Our goal is to encourage strong ties between culture producers and residents in both Zimbabwe and abroad acting as catalysts for critical artistic production as well as cultural exchange between diverse communities.

COMRADES / Hope Masike

Hope Masike, taken from the album The Exorcism of a Spinster, 2014.

Ruvimbo Hope Masike, professionally known as Hope Masike is a Zimbabwean musician and dancer. She is known as "The Princess of Mbira" and her music has its roots both in traditional and modern African culture. Hope is also the lead singer for Monoswezi. She initially studied Fine Art at Harare Polytechnic.

Hope Masike, performs I am sorry Mama by Eminem on her mbira from Detroit for a Call + Response project, 2013.