By NOEL IYOMBWA
Bathsheba Chimwemwe Mukatasha Popularly known as “Secret Macs”, is an 18 year old an upcoming but fast rising Afro-fusion female singer and songwriter from Kabwe.
Despite Secret Macs being one of the new young breed of creative female artistes in Zambia, she however has managed to attract a lot of attention and support towards her music from her fans not just in Kabwe but around and outside Zambia.
Some of her most noticeable songs she has done so far are CONFUSIONS, TRIPIN and African Juice all produced by her music manager who happens to be another fast-rising music producer and artiste from Kabwe going by the name Chris Kellah of Crown Music Studios Zambia.
Secret Macs hard work and professionalism towards how music style and presence cannot be ignored as evidenced from the fact that all her songs mentioned above have usually ended up making it on the number one spot on Kabwe local radio station charts requested and voted by people around Zambia hence gaining her a lot of radio airplay and interviews already on Namibian radio by Taffy raw media Djs, on KNC Radio by Dj Shofolo, Cloud FM radio by DJs Pharos & Slim and many more just to mention a few.
Secret Macs music talent has been very active enough to have even gotten the attention of one of Zambia’s Biggest Multi Award Winning Music artistes YO MAPS who happens to be an artiste whose roots are from Kabwe.
It was actually through the recent #ThatConnection Opportunity music Competition by Airtel Zambia that she got picked as winner by the music star YO MAPS hence earning her an opportunity to have her first commercial music video featuring Yo Maps shot by Reel Studios, which is one of Zambia’s biggest video production company.
Due to all the hard work she has put into her music career, Secret Macs is now a member of the Tikambe Natulande which is a youth-led media programme focusing on sexual and reproductive health sharing information that enables youths to make healthy and informed choices about love, sex and relationships
Secret Macs is an inspiration and perfect example to her fellow upcoming female and male artistes as she is proof that with hard work comes positive results. Look out for her new music video featuring Yo Maps and another dance song featuring Jemax.