My name is Blessing Chimanga i am a Zimbabwean recording drummer. One of the best young drummers to come out of Zimbabwe. I work well with people, i play all styles and i love to connect to new music. When i play i play with my whole heart so you are guranteed to feel some soul in the recording i will do for you. I am very affordable in my prices.
I am a Zimbabwean born drummer, percussionist, marimba player and singer. I have recorded drums for over 50+ albums in Zimbabwe and internationally. I have toured to countries such as USA, UK, AUSTRIA, ARGENTINA, BRAZIL, EGYPT, REUNION ISLAND and many more. I am a passionate musician who plays with all his heart. I have also launched a drum festival in Zimbabwe and this platform i have drummers to come every year and showcase their skills on stage. The platform is to give a chance to drummers to be seen and appreciated. I also have drum and marimba camp that i host every year to be able to teach and nature the next generation of drummers and marimba players in our country. I love working with different people, different cultures and i love to learn. I celebrated my 10years in music in 2019 and for this i had 3 sold out concerts that i featured many artists that i worked with in my journey in the 10 years.
My services includes session drumming and studio recoding. I charge $50usd per track for all my recordings . I do the recordings in quality time and send to the client quickly.
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3 ReviewsEndorse Blessing Bled Chimanga
Excellent. Really adds textures to the music
Great chops, amazing snare work, lots of personality in his playing. A pleasure to work with and I look forward to working with Blessing again.
Excellent person, incredible drummer! Very professional will hire repeatedly.
Interview with Blessing Bled Chimanga
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: I am working on 2 projects now. 1 a drum tracking and 1 a percussion track.
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: I will put my heart into your project and do the very best I can.
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: I get to work with different kinds of people from all over the world. My music family grows daily.
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: That if you an African drummer you can't play other styles.
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: What exactly they want me to play, what kind of mood or feeling do they have for the song and the time period they need the song back.
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: Once we start working together you now family to me s you are guaranteed the best from me.
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: Bass drum, snare, high hit , ride cymbal and a Jembe drum
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: I have been doing this for 11years now.
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: Disciplined drumming, a groover and full of energy.
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: Kirk Franklin, that would be a dream come true for me I love his music since I was kid unto today.
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Be dedicated to everything you do. Every production is important treat it with all your heart.
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: African world and pop music.
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: Playing drums and percussion. I also believe my passion and dedication to performing my best in every song is one of my strongest skills.
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: I bring energy to every song I play. I keep my identity and I play the style that the client would have asked me to play. I am supporting element to the song so I a play very disciplined.