Notwithstanding the strength of amapiano, South African house music stays mainstream in the country, with top musicians like Black Coffee, Master KG, Prince Kaybee, and Themba pushing the dance type forward.
The advancement of South African house has given a gigantic lift to the nearby music scene, making it a famous fare in adjoining nations like Zimbabwe, Botswana, and Namibia – where neighborhood countries have likewise added their own curve to the sound. In South Africa, house music continues to develop and has become well known on the worldwide scene.
Music In Africa has arranged a unique playlist rundown of the top SA house melodies of 2021, in no specific request. The playlist also includes songs that were released late last year and are still trending in 2021. The playlist will develop as the year advances, so ensure you bookmark it for your ceaseless listening delight.
I’m Fallin’ by Black Coffee ft. RY X
‘I’m Fallin’’ is off Black Coffee’s Subconsciously album and features Australian singer RY X. The track was released in November 2020.
WamiForever by Heavy K ft. Soulstar and Mo-T
This is the title track off Heavy K‘s 2021 collection and highlights Soulstar and Mo-T, who adds the delicious trumpet lines that he’s known for in Mi Casa
Gcina Impilo Yami by DJ Cleo ft. Bucy Radebe
Top house artist DJ Cleo collaborates with renowned gospel singer Bucy Radebe to deliver one of the biggest house songs of 2021. ‘Gcina Impilo Yami’ is a remix of Bucy Radebe’s hit track ‘Uzugcin’ Impilo Yam’.
Sekumnandi by Mpumi Mzobe ft. DJ SK
‘Sekumnandi’ is taken from Mpumi Mzobe’s second album titled Nompumelelo. Released in December 2020, the song is accompanied with a video featuring engaging choreogrpahy by Mpumi and her dancers.
Ngisho by Heavy K ft. Ntunja
On ‘Ngisho’, Heavy K manages to incorporate his unmatched signature sound with amapiano. This might be a new direction to take both sounds to a new place.
Themba Lam by Master KG and Ghetto Kids ft. Mpumi and Prince Benza
The ‘Jerusalem’ hitmaker is back with another great song featuring Uganda’s Triplets Ghetto Kids. The song is off the Ithemba Lam album and its video was directed by Alidina.
Thandolwam Nguwe by Mr Brown ft. Makhadzi and Zanda Zakuza
‘Thandolwam Nguwe’ is a love song sung in Zulu and Venda. Here Mr Brown features top house vocalists Makhadzi and Zanda Zakuza.
Yehla Moya by Prince Kaybee ft. Thalitha
The song is a prayer to God and its slow tempo synchs well with Thalitha’s vocals.
Mpumalanga by Prince Kaybee ft. LeboTheGreat
LeboTheGreat’s sensational vocals, together with Prince Kaybee’s layered production, makes ‘Mpumalanga’ one of the best songs off Prince Kaybee’s The 4th Republic album.
Ebabayo by Prince Kaybee ft. Nokwazi
The song is proof Prince Kaybee is a genius. On this one, he teams up with Nokwazi to unleash powerful beats fused with the ‘Uyezwa’ singer’s powerful singing. Nokwazi rarely disappoints.