Zambian Music Industry has started the year 2021 on a sad note as the news of the death of Renowned Radio icon and HOT FM CEO Mr Zachariah Chavula took many by shock.
His death was confirmed by his brother Mr Oscar Chavula in a statemen below..
Mr. Chavula,. 48, died at 19.05 at CfB Hospital in Lusaka after losing his battle with cancer. Mr. Chavula is a larger than life legendary radio and media personality whose career spans decades entertaining and bringing people closer to the truth with candid interviews and radio programs. Funeral arrangements shall be communicated as soon as possible and with renewed Covid restrictions we appeal to friends, relatives and sympathizers to refrain from gathering at his house.The full funeral and requiem program will be communicated as soon as it is practically communicable.
And artist in the industry including Slapdee, Mainza, FJay, T Sean, Chilu Lemba Roberto, only to mention a a few took to social media to express their shock and condolences to the Chavula and Hot FM Family..
He will be missed by many for the role he played to grow the music industry in Zambia
May His Soul Rest In Peace