“I wanted to come up with something unique and was obviously inspired by my father as I grew up”. ALONGSIDE the likes of Freedom Sengwayo, Brian Sibalo and Jordan Chataika, Mechanic Manyeruke is no doubt one of the doyens and pioneers of gospel music in Zimbabwe as we know it. But after taking a back seat to active recording and releasing, the genre had seen other new names rise in his stead. All that is dramatically about to change, with the advent of the prince of gospel music, if Mechanic is, indeed, the reigning monarch ahead of all else. His son, Alexander Manyeruke, and older brother to Zimdancehall chanter Guspy Warrior, has come to the fray…