Charmaine Shamiso Mapimbiro (born 13 July 1994), professionally known as Sha Sha, is a Zimbabwean-born singer-songwriter from Mutare.Name Charmaine Shamiso Mapambiro Other names Sha Sha Born 13 June 1994 (age 27 years) Mutare, Zimbabwe Nationality Zimbabwean Genre Amapiano Gender Female Occupation Singer, songwriter Label Sony Music ZA Years active 2017-date Album Blossom
She started her journey in music in Zimbabwe, at the time she worked with Audius Mtawarira, an Australian based Zimbabwean musician. Upon relocating to South Africa, Sha Sha performed at restaurants and weddings. She later connected to DJ Maphorisa through a cab driver, Melusi Mhlanga. Eventually, she was signed to Blaqboy record label, owned by DJ Maphorisa, in 2018. She then walked into the limelight after she featured in the hit song Akulaleki. The singer then released her first album in 2019 titled Blossom.
Awards Year Awards Category Recipients Results 2020 BET Awards Best New International Act Herself Winner 2020 South African Music Awards Record of the Year Akulaleki Nominee 2020 South African Music Awards Best Collaboration Love You Tonight Nominee 2020 SAMA Best Collaboration Tender Love Nominee 2020 South African Music Awards Rest of Africa Artist Herself Nominee 2020 2020 African Entertainment Awards USA Best Female Artist Herself Nominee 2021 MTV Africa Music Awards Best Breakthrough Act Herself Pending 2021 SA Amapiano Music Awards Best female amapiano artist Herself Pending.