Greed, poor marketing and the rain cost dancehall chanter Killer T dearly as he launched his new album in a near empty stadium in Mbare.
The Mbare-bred chanter could barely fill a quarter of the venue in his own backyard, as some revellers opted to stay indoors due to the grim weather threatening a heavy downpour. Fans had to fork out $4 for the show, which ghetto youths said was just too much.“This gig is expensive because $4 is just too much in the ghetto, especially when it’s raining like this,” a youthful fan, only identified as Pablo, said.
Overcharging and Rain Cost Killer T during Album Launch – Stadium was Empty“He should have ensured Soul Jah Love was part of the gig because he is a crowd puller,” another fan said.
Vendors in and around the venue suffered huge losses due to the low turnout, with one of them saying the event had been poorly marketed. “This event was poorly marketed because posters were only distributed three days ago. They think WhatsApp will market a show. Now we paid for access to sell our items during the show but it’s a flop,” an elderly
Seh Calaz redeemed himself after apologising for hurling insults at his fans last week. He went down on his knees before his fans after taking to the stage. He was “canned” off stage twice last week at the Judgment Yard anniversary at Harare Gardens, ending the show prematurely.
Source : ZGossip