Despite the Covid-19 pandemic, it has been a successful year for African creative and entertainers and South African Disk Jockey and producer, Master KG has benefited massively.
The South African entertainer has hit a new all time with his recent single, “Jerusalema” which has become the most shazamed song in the Universe.
The song “Jerusalema” was initially recorded and released on 29 November 2019, with Master KG featuring South African vocalist Nomcebo.
— Shazam (@Shazam) September 8, 2020
Since the initial release, the single has been getting quite the attention necessary.
However, the South African DJ upped his game, by featuring talented Nigerian artist, Burna Boy who added more spice to the beautiful music.
— Master KG Music (@MasterKGsa) September 8, 2020
Since the remix was released, Master KG has been on the spotlight with ‘Jerusalema’ receiving massive attention from music lovers all over the world, breaking various charts. It even skyrocketed him to top 10 most streamed African creative with over 5million listeners on Spotify
5 Million Listeners On Spotify…Last year I Was Somewherre Around 200k Listeners..Never Give Up.. pic.twitter.com/6rXSANz1wR
— Master KG Music (@MasterKGsa) August 20, 2020
In a time were African entertainers are doing much better than the leaders to put the black continent on the map and change the wrong narrative, the South African has played his part, using music as his weapon.
Since the release of this world breaking record, music lovers, including celebrity outside like; Janet Jackson, Ronald, Chance the Rapper have gushed about the single.
See some reactions below:
— Channel O (@ChannelOTV) September 7, 2020
— Janet Jackson (@JanetJackson) September 6, 2020
— Master KG Music (@MasterKGsa) September 1, 2020