Shoko Festival

Zimbabwes first hip hop festival

The Shoko International Spoken Word and Hip Hop Festival to be held in Zimbabwe and was held over four days across 4 venues. It was the brainchild of the Magamba Network spearheaded by Comrade Fatso and Outspoken. The Theme for the festival was Make it Happen. Is a celebration of poetry, hip hop and urban culture. It’s about music with a message. Shoko is a living laboratory with concerts, conferences, cyphers, workshops, debates, live graffiti, breakdancing, social media, urban culture stalls and more. Headline acts included Akala (UK), Tumi & the Volume (SA) and Hired Gun (USA).