“After only 90 days, South African award winning hip-hop rapper and songwriter, Kwesta, has reached an impressive 2 million views on VEVO with his latest and most personal music video offering, Ngiyaz’fela Ngawe, featuring Thabsie.
Kwesta’s 2 million views milestone comes ahead of the 23rd annual South African Music Awards (SAMA23) where he will attend as the most nominated artist with 6 nominations. These include the highly coveted Album Of The Year for DaKAR II, Male Artist of The Year and the highly revered, Record Of The Year category for smash hit single, Ngud’ featuring Cassper Nyovest. The party anthem Ngud,’ is also doing exceedingly well as it is now closing in on 4 million views on VEVO,
Kwesta’s success goes beyond South African borders with Ngiyaz’fela Ngawe tipped to be the next continental smash hit single from the rising African Star. The song is enjoying rotation on both TV and radio in not only Southern Africa but also in East and West Africa. Ngiyaz’fela Ngawe is currently #1 on Trace Africa for the second week in a row and also took the highly contested number one spot on Naija FM this past weekend. Kwesta’s collaboration with Thabsie on the song shows his versatility as a musician and his ability to switch his style from upbeat rap to mellow ballad tempo, and still be able to produce a hit.”