Being an artists must be the best thing ever because you get to go to different countries and experience not only their way of life but their music also.
Masego did this when he was here for the Cape Town Jazz Fest and ended up working with AKA. So, when Chance The Rapper came through for #CastleLiteUnlocks we became very optimistic. Our optimism was further fuelled when he outright asked...
First time being in the motherland. Somebody make me a playlist 😢— Chance The Rapper (@chancetherapper) April 29, 2018
The streets came running to his rescue. With the SA hip-hop heads coming out
Proverb - Heartbreat— Gosiame Legoale (@Ghost1609) April 29, 2018
Zubz - Heavy 8
Tumi & The Volume - Yvonne
H2O - Sheleni
Tumi & The Volume - Never Deny You
H2O - It's Wonderful
Mischif - Place For a Wife(feat. TK)
Reason - If I Die Tonight
AKA - Composure
To the jazz and afro-beat heads
Here's your list— Crystal Overton (@theovertongroup) May 1, 2018
Teacher Don't Teach me nonsense-Fela Kuti
Soweto Blues-Miriam Makeba
Hear me Lord-Oliver Mtukudzi
And of course, the Nyovestians
u asked for it https://t.co/YPsCRK1TMe enjoy my guy— Yanga Nicholas (@SimpleY_onit) April 30, 2018
But ultimately what ended up winning surprised everyone. Chance took to Instagram to show the people what he was listening to and BOOM.
Sister Bethina made the cut but then again practically everyone was rooting for the hit. So, like.. now that he's listened to it and he messes with it, can you imagine a Chance and Mgarimbe collabo? I mean, look if AKA could get a Masego collabo off the strength of his music why not the man that made SA's national anthem? Who knows, we'll keep you guys updated though.
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Main image credit: instagram.com/chancethe rapper