Pure Black is a Zimbabwean singer, songwriter and producer who hails from the dusty streets of Nkulumane in Bulawayo.
Pure Black has worked with the likes of Mjoks from the Street Niggaz trio among others. Some might remember Pure Black as the producer and composer of the Soundtrack to Khuluza, Zimbabwe’s first ever puppet show to be produced, directed and aired on ZTV.
Pure Black is back on the scene again with massive productions which feature upcoming South African and Nigerian artists. Pure Black has released a CD titled Beautiful Babe which has a video to it.
Some tracks on the album are already playing on radio stations across Africa. The title track Beautiful Babe has a video which is set to be released in the next few days.
Pure Black whose government name is Hlalani Sibanda is a proud and talented Zimbabwean artist who enjoys working with artists from across the continent.
In an interview, Pure Black revealed that Africa needs to unite and tell her stories of unity, peace and development. He also said that there are success and wealth in unity and when artists unite they are easily able to monetize their talent.
Questioned on whether he would like work with any Zimbabwean artists Pure Black said he admired and respected the talent and work ethic of Alick Macheso and would love to engage him for collaboration as well as the talented vocalist Trevor Dongo.
Pure Black also revealed that he would love to perform for an audience that included Zari and Zodwa 2 of Southern Africa’s successful businesswomen. Zodwa is from Zimbabwe and runs a successful travel business among others.