(Fri, 27 Oct 2017, Joburg) Award winning Duo, Mafikizolo, are back with a brand new album, 20! Pre-order the album now and get the brand new single, “O Fana Nawe,” featuring Nigerian superstar Yemi Alade! “O Fana Nawe” (meaning someone like you), the second single, infuses South African and West African beats and is set to be a hit this Summer we trust this track will deliver in Gidi style!
Mafikizolo, One of South Africa’s favourite music duo’s (consisting of Theo Kgosinkwe and Nhlanhla Nciza) have kept South Africa and the rest of the world dancing with their trademark blend of Afro pop, Kwela and Marabi sounds. The dynamic duo continues to be a force to reckon with powerful hits like “Meet Me At The River”, the explosive “Khona” and most recently, “Love Potion”.
The star-studded album, set for release 24 November 2017, includes features from Kly(SA), Gemini Major(SA), Ralph Gum(SA), Monique Bingham(USA), Syleena Johnson(USA), Yemi Alade(Nigeria), Diamond Platnumz(Tanzania). Producers include DJ Maphorisa, Gemini Major, DJ Ganyani, Masterkraft and more.
Managing Director, Sipho Dlamini welcomes the group and their anniversary event with much enthusiasm: “Universal Music Group is happy to welcome Mafikizolo to the family – Home of local and international superstars! As the largest Entertainment company in the world, Universal has many artists on the roster but none like Mafikizolo. Their attention to detail and passion for what they do has put them in a space where they only compete with themselves. 2nd of December at Silverstar Casino will be the first show in Gauteng to celebrate Mafikizolo’s 20 years in the business. Universal Live Africa and Universal Music Group, will produce Nineteen other shows throughout 2018 to celebrate their 20-year milestone.”
To celebrate their anniversary in the music industry and release of their album, 20, the group will return to Silverstar Casino’s Globe, the group’s own backyard, to perform both evergreens and new material in this never-to-be-repeated special performance. This December, the award-winning group will also be launching their new album, aptly titled 20 through Universal Music Group. Mafikizolo will be backed by their accomplished live band and accompanied with a choral of dancers. Fans can expect to hear songs from their new album and also those that shaped their career over the last two decades.
Date: 2nd December 2017
Venue: The Globe at Silverstar Casino
Tickets available from Computicket now here.