By Amini Nyaungo
TANZANIA’s Bongo Flava leading diva, Vanessa Mdee is set to rock the country’s commercial capital fans with her ‘Money Monday’ launch at Mlimani City Mall this Friday.
Vanessa, popular known as ‘V-Money’ currently signed a deal with Universal Music Group, a major record label, joining a roster that includes Kanye West, Lady Gaga, Tayler Swift and many more.
The 18 songs album has been associated with different artist in Africa, including Mr P from P-Squad, ‘Seduce me’ hits singer Ali Kiba, Vanessa’s boyfriend Jux, Cassper Nyovest, Joh Makin, Reekado, Radio and Weasel.
Hit songs like ‘Kisela’ features Mr P, Lini ft Ali Kiba, Cash Madam, Juu ft Jux, Nobody than me ft KO and Bounce ft Mau Sama.
Vanessa, who is a recording artist, songwriter, youth activist, TV and radio host, is popularly known as the first ever Tanzanian MTV VJ. She was born on June 7, 1988 in Arusha.
Vanessa had the chance to interview a multitude of artists, such as K'Naan, Kelly Rowland, French Montana, Trey Songs, Mac Miller, Rick Ross, Ludacris, Miguel, Donald, Nazizi, Xtatic, Stella Mwangi, Camp Mulla, Tay Grin and Teargas.