Connect with us

Music

‘Catch Up Or Stay Local’ – Wizkid Takes A Swipe At Davido

Published

on

They are arguably two of the continent’s biggest artists right now, what with their global success and a string of high profile collaborations.

But it appears Wizkid and Davido’s beef is far from over, as the two continue throwing jabs at each other on social media.

wizkid vs davido diss

‘Catch Up Or Stay Local’! – Wizkid thrashes rival Davido in latest series of shady tweets. Image Credit: Wizkid via Instagram

Wizkid on Wednesday unleashed the latest shot at his arch rival, fellow Nigerian singer Davido when he compared to his voice to that of a frog.

Tweeting, “My people make una remember say Yankee passport no be baba blue, e no dey cure frog voice.”

… As long as you know that his vocals were likened a frog’s.

wizkid vs davido diss

Davido and Wizkid’s enduring beef continues. Image Credit: Davido via Instagram

The jibe comes after the release of Davido’s song, Summer Body (featuring Olamide), in which Davido is thought to have dissed Wizkid.

The frog theme tweet comes days after Wizkid told Davido to “catch up, or stay local” following the If  singer’s fallout with Sony Music.

ALSO READ: WIZKID BEATS DAVIDO, NASTY C & AKA TO WIN TOP AFRICAN BET AWARD

“You can’t hate on someone who is doing better than u in what you failed at!”, Wizkid charged. Adding, “Free ur mind from hate young kids!” (sic)

Screen Shot 2017-07-06 at 4.07.20 PM

wiz-2-255x400

Davido’s IF is currently one of the biggest Hip Hop songs on South African charts, as well as around the world, as Davido’s Sounds From The Other Side solidifies his international relevance.

It’s safe to say a collaboration between these two will not happening anytime soon then

Music

Spotify’s Top 10 Most Streamed SA Songs in 2020

Numbers don’t lie.

Published

on

 

With 2020 a mere four weeks away from wrapping up, the time has come to reflect on the trends that dominated the year. It was a challenging year, thanks to the pandemic and the tough landscape it created globally.

But Spotify deals with just the music, and they have now dished out their Spotify 2020 Wrapped lists to indicate the best performing songs on the streaming platform through the year.

And it’s quite interesting because, it would appear many hits from 2019 continued to rule this year. One might even wonder if the lockdowns, which prevented conventional ways of promoting music and getting it to the streets, have frozen time for a while.

Elaine’s ‘You’re the One’ was the most streamed South African song on Spotify in 2020, making the R&B singer a force to be reckoned with for another year. Her single Risky also appears elsewhere in the top 10, making her the only solo artist with two singles appearing in the top 10.

These were the most streamed South African songs on Spotify in 2020

  1. “You’re the One” by Elaine
  2. “eMcimbini (Live)” by Aymos, DJ Maphorisa, Kabza De Small, Mas Musiq, Myztro, Samthing Soweto
  3. “Tender Love (feat. DJ Maphorisa & Kabza De Small)” by Sha Sha, DJ Maphorisa, Kabza De Small
  4. “Jerusalema (feat.Nomcebo Zikode)” by Master KG, Nomcebo Zikode
  5. “Risky” by Elaine
  6. “Xola Moya Wam’ (feat. Master KG)” by Master KG, Nomcebo Zikode
  7. “Lorch” by DJ Maphorisa, Kabza De Small, Kammu Dee, Miano, Semi Tee
  8. “Into Ngawe” by Ami Faku, Sun-El Musician
  9. “Love You Tonight (feat. DJ Maphorisa, Sha Sha & Kabza De Small)” by DJ Maphorisa, Kabza De Small, Mfr Souls, Sha Sha
  10. “Sandton” by Bontle Smith, DJ Maphorisa, Focalistic, Kabza De Small, Kamo Mphela

We will be dishing out more lists for albums and global hits soon. Keep an eye!

Discover New Music, Exclusive Interviews and Album Reviews on QuenchSA.com!

Continue Reading

Music

Entries Open for the 2021 SAMAs

Published

on

SAMA26 winners

South Africa’s most prestigious music awards event, the SA Music Awards (SAMA) return for its 27th year by announcing that entries are open for the 2021 instalment.

Musicians and artists who are eligible for a SAMA consideration are invited to submit their body of work. To qualify, music must be released between 1 February 2020 and 31 January 2021.

The SAMAs are open to RiSA members and non-RiSA members. Head over to the SAMA website for more information on the entry process that allows for digital and physical entries.

In the past four years, the SAMAs have seen a marked and sustained increase in the number of entries, up from 400 in 2016 to 802  in 2020.

The SAMAs honour and appreciate the best across the South African music landscape delivered by individual artists or groups. Popularity is not a criterion, but quality and distinction.

Entries are open from today until midnight on 31 January 2021.

RiSA CEO Nhlanhla Sibisi commented: ‘It gives us great pleasure to see the SAMA maintain its longest run as an award ceremony of stature. We call on all creatives to submit their amazing works for the consideration of our panel of judges. We also look forward to SAMA27 after the challenges of SAMA26 which was delivered amidst a global pandemic and we remain dedicated and committed to the cause of making SA music recognised for its excellence.’

 

Discover New Music, Exclusive Interviews and Album Reviews on QuenchSA.com!

Continue Reading

Music

Cassper Debuts as Director on ‘Nokthula’ Music Video

It comes with a Pop Smoke look alike.

Published

on

You may have thought Cassper Nyovest has done pretty much everything there is to be done as a rapper. But the multi-hyphenate rapper, who in 2020 welcomed his firstborn son just days after premiering his Any Minute Now album, has put on his hat as a director.

Nyovest on Tuesday debuted the music video for Nokthula, the latest single from his highly buzzed fifth studio album, and he has directed the drill inspired visual!

The music video has been tagged his “biggest to date”, at least as far as budget and production are concerned. Shot in a set that was built from scratch, the video features guest appearances by the likes of Busiswa and Legendary P, while comedian Mavusana Vhoo makes a cameo.

There’s also Tsepo the barber, who’s there really looking like the late Pop Smoke. Really drives the drill home.

The single made its entry into the Top 100 Radiomonitor AirPlay Chart yesterday, and has been supported by an online challenge.

Discover New Music, Exclusive Interviews and Album Reviews on QuenchSA.com!

 

Continue Reading
Advertisement
Drama Series2 days ago

Filming for ‘Reyka’, an M-Net & Fremantle Crime Drama, has Begun

Music2 days ago

Spotify’s Top 10 Most Streamed SA Songs in 2020

SAMA26 winners
Music2 days ago

Entries Open for the 2021 SAMAs

Music2 days ago

Cassper Debuts as Director on ‘Nokthula’ Music Video

Movies7 days ago

‘Fatman’ in Cinemas on December 4th

Drama Series7 days ago

‘Durban Gen’ Reaches 2 Million in Ratings

Babes Wodumo and Mampintsha
Music7 days ago

The MTV Africa Music Awards are Back!

Music7 days ago

Elaine in Studio with Kaytranada

Music7 days ago

From SAMAs to Grammys, Trevor Noah Touches New Glory

Gomora Mahlasela
Soapies & Telenovelas1 week ago

‘Gomora’ Recovers from Slump of Boring Storylines

TV1 week ago

Why do South African Artists Die Broke?

Soapies & Telenovelas1 week ago

Rhythm City Canceled | Babes & Mampintsha Reality Show | Emtee vs. Ex | BHOVAMANIA

Mastermind Uzalo
News1 week ago

Uzalo’s Mastermind Making a Comeback?

Music2 weeks ago

WATCH: Mshoza Tribute, Hungani’s Exit & The Sjava Case

Soapies & Telenovelas2 weeks ago

eTV Cancels ‘Rhythm City’ After a Decade on Air!

Soapies & Telenovelas2 weeks ago

eTV Clears the Air about Hungani Ndlovu’s Exit from ‘Scandal!’

Music2 weeks ago

Kwaito Legend Mshoza Has Died

Movies2 weeks ago

A First Look at the Trailer for ‘Riding With Sugar’

K.O
Hip Hop2 weeks ago

WATCH: The Visuals for K.O’s Lucky Star Have Landed

SA TV News: Isibaya September Teases
Soapies & Telenovelas2 weeks ago

December Episodic Teasers for Mzansi Magic’s ‘Isibaya’

Drama Series2 weeks ago

First Look at New Showmax Thriller with Pallance Dladla & Lea Vivier

Documentaries2 weeks ago

Teboho Edkins’ ‘Days of Cannibalism’ Doccie gets Top Honours

Joburg Film Festival
Movies2 weeks ago

The Joburg Film Festival Adapts to the New Norm

Da L.E.S
Music2 weeks ago

Da L.E.S Returns with New Single ‘Elon Musk’

Streaming2 weeks ago

Cape Town Duo Debut New Cartoon Network Series

Soapies & Telenovelas2 weeks ago

Zamani Mbatha Joins ‘Rhythm City’

Joyous Celebration
Music2 weeks ago

Inside MTN Joyous Celebration’s Upcoming Virtual Concert

Documentaries3 weeks ago

Africa Rising Film Festival Goes Virtual For 2020 Edition

Reality Shows3 weeks ago

‘Love Island South Africa’ is Coming – Everything We Know

Gomora Recap September 2020
Showmax3 weeks ago

11 African Highlights to Stream on Showmax Right Now

Kings of Joburg Netflix
Drama Series3 weeks ago

Local Netflix Drama ‘Kings of Joburg’ Trailer, Dates, Cast, Plot & More

Documentaries4 weeks ago

First Look at Showmax Original Lebo M – Coming Home

black coffee dating rumours
Celeb News4 weeks ago

Black Coffee & Sarah Langa Are In A Relationship?

Celeb News4 weeks ago

Babes Wodumo & Mampintsha Pen a Multimillion Rand Deal with Showmax

Music1 month ago

LISTEN: Trompies, Sjava & Mbuzeni’s New Joint Has Landed

Jub Jub Ndikhokhele
Celeb News1 month ago

Jub Jub Tries to Make Amends

Documentaries1 month ago

What to Binge on Netflix This November

Netflix1 month ago

Jaden Micheal to Play The Younger Years on ‘Colin in Black & White’

TV1 month ago

Somizi & Mohale Share Glimpses of Anniversary Adventure

Documentaries1 month ago

4 Big Reveals on Springboks Doccie ‘Chasing The Sun’

Soapies & Telenovelas1 month ago

What To Expect on This Week’s M-Net Local Thursdays

AKA Casino
Hip Hop1 month ago

LISTEN: AKA Drops New Single with Sho Madjozi and Flvme

Katlego Maboe 2020
Celeb News1 month ago

Katlego Maboe Speaks Out On his Viral Cheating Confession

SA Soapies1 month ago

Isibaya: Who’s In & Who’s Out?

Isibaya November 2020 episode teasers
Soapies & Telenovelas1 month ago

‘Isibaya’ Mzansi Magic November Episodic Teasers

Showmax1 month ago

Cape Flats Neo-Noir Series Skemerdans Slated for 2021 Premiere

Riding with Sugar Netflix
Movies1 month ago

‘Riding With Sugar’ Dropping on Netflix this Summer

Celeb News1 month ago

Carol Ofori Announces her Exit from Radio 2000

Bonang Matheba
Celeb News1 month ago

Bonang’s Sparkling Wine Goes in the Can!

Drama Series1 month ago

‘Euphoria’ to Debut Two Episode Specials in December

Soapies & Telenovelas1 month ago

The Most Shocking Secrets on ‘Gomora’!

TV1 month ago

Laduma, Shimza & More on ‘The Insider SA”s Pioneers Episode

Soapies & Telenovelas1 month ago

Revealed: SA’s Top 5 Baddest Divas on Local Telenovelas

SA Soapies1 month ago

Sihle Ndaba Joins Gomora as Ncebakazi Manzi

Soapies & Telenovelas2 months ago

It’s Raining Weddings on ‘Rhythm City’ & ‘Scandal!’

Hip Hop2 months ago

Shane Eagles Shakes Twitter With his Boner

TV2 months ago

‘Expresso”s Ryle De Morny Drops 5 Summer Body Goal Tips!

Soapies & Telenovelas2 months ago

Xoli Zamisa-Zondi Joins ‘Imbewu’

Nadia Nakai
Hip Hop2 months ago

Everything we Know about Nadia Nakai’s Album Doccie

TV Reviews2 months ago

WATCH: Why Mohale’s Appearance on ‘Rhythm City’ Sparked Backlash

Khanyi Mbau - Reloaded
Reality Shows2 months ago

Khanyi Mbau’s Reality Show Debuts, and Fumbles

Movies2 months ago

A First Look at Chadwick Boseman’s Final Film

Hip Hop2 months ago

Yanga Chief to Celebrate Birthday with New Single!

Siyabonga Shibe 2020
Soapies & Telenovelas2 months ago

Siyabonga Shibe Exits ‘Uzalo’

Cheeky Palate Phat Joe 2020
TV2 months ago

Phat Joe to Host Controversial Dinners on ‘Cheeky Palate’

SA Soapies2 months ago

Bohlokwa Mpiti Latest Addition to Rhythm City Cast

Khuli Chana 2020
Music2 months ago

Khuli Chana Produces New Music Doccie The Originator on TRACE

Nicholas nkuna
SA Soapies2 months ago

Skeem Saam’s Nicholas Nkuna to Return Next Month

SA Soapies2 months ago

The Queen to Move from Mzansi Magic to SABC 2

SA Soapies2 months ago

Muvhango to Get the Chop from SABC

HHP
Music2 years ago

HHP Is Dead At 38 – Reflecting On His Rise To The Top

South African celebrity couples
News3 years ago

These 11 South African Celebrity Couples Are Every Romantic Goal

Celeb News6 years ago

Mzansi Celebrity Nudes For A Cause: The Marie Claire Naked Issue 2015 is Out

idols sa season 5 auditions
TV2 years ago

Idols SA Season 15 Auditions Kick Off In Pretoria

Hair4 years ago

10 Fresh Celeb HairCuts (And Their Names) For Your Festive Look!

Celeb News4 years ago

9 Big Brother Mzansi Break Out Stars: Where Are They Now?

Celeb News5 years ago

(PHOTOS) Vixen Unleashed! Namhla’s Hot Lingerie Behind The Scenes Snaps

Celeb News4 years ago

The 10 South African Celeb Couples Who Melted Our Hearts In 2016!

Fashion2 years ago

Tino Chinyani Wears The Best Pants In The Business – Proof in Pics!

Hair4 years ago

5 Banging Celeb Hairstyles To Steal For Your Festive Look!

TV4 years ago

Yvonne Left At The Alter: Scandal! Nuptials End In Tears

Celeb News6 years ago

Topless Tuesday: Pearl Thusi flaunts what her mama gave her

Isibaya traditional wedding Sibongiseni Mkhize, Mpiyakhe Zungu
TV2 years ago

Isibaya: The Traditional Zulu Wedding Everyone is Talking About (PHOTOS)

Nadia Nakai interview 2019
Interviews1 year ago

INTERVIEW: Nadia Nakai Dishes On ‘Nadia Naked’

Hair2 years ago

Hair: A Customer’s Experience At Legends Barber

best-dressed-female-celebs-sa
Fashion4 years ago

2016’s Top 10 Best Dressed South African Celebrities: Female Edition

Hair2 years ago

Hair: We Caught Up With Legends Barber Founder Sheldon Tatchell

Hair2 years ago

Hair: What Legends Barber is All About

Isipho
TV1 year ago

What You Need To Know About e.tv’s New Drama – ‘Isipho’

Fashion2 years ago

Nomzamo Mbatha Oozes Swag In New PUMA Defy Luxe

Hair2 years ago

Hair: One Barber Spills All About Legends Barber

TV2 years ago

18 Best South African TV Shows in 2018 (So Far)!

Real Housewives of Johannesburg
TV2 years ago

Real Housewives of Johannesburg Are Everything! Why We Are Obsessed

Sho Madjozi
Music2 years ago

Sho Madjozi Is Apple Music’s Artist Of The Month

Hair2 years ago

Hair: Should You Get Your Touched At Legends Barber?

Boity Wuzdat
Celeb News2 years ago

Boity Has Her Eyes Set On Dropping Some Music

Harmony Katulondi Top Billing
Interviews2 years ago

Top Billing: Harmony Katulondi Joins The Presenter Family

News3 years ago

The Wait Is Over – It’s Now Hours To The Black Panther Premiere!

Morny Ryle Top Billing
Interviews2 years ago

Getting To Know Top Billing’s New Presenter – Ryle De Morny

Fashion4 years ago

2016’s Top 10 Best Dressed South African Celebrities: Male Edition

Music4 years ago

Donald’s Red Mic Xperience Live DVD The Perfect Early Valentines Gift

Events4 years ago

Who Had The Last Laugh: Recap Of The Savanna Comics Choice Awards

Ntokozo Mastermind Dlamini Exclusive interview
Interviews5 years ago

INTERVIEW: Touching Base With Rising Uzalo Star Ntokozo TK Dlamini

Celeb News6 years ago

Cassper Nyovest & Amanda Du Pont: Trouble in Paradise?

TV3 years ago

Idols SA S14 Auditions: Hopefuls Go For Their Dreams At Carnival City

News4 years ago

Siyavuma! Celebrities Who Answered Their True Calling

Bonang Matheba UN talks
Celeb News2 years ago

Bonang Wows At ‘Put No Girl Behind’ United Nations Discussions

Celeb News4 years ago

8 Looks You Have To See From The YOUSpectacular Awards!

Khaya Dladla
Interviews2 years ago

Khaya Dladla Gets On The Hunt For His Biggest Fan!

Celeb News4 years ago

Fat Cheques! The 10 Highest Earning South African Celebrities in 2016

Music2 years ago

SA Music Queens: 5 SA Female Artists Killing The Game in 2018

Select Sessions Sir LSG
Interviews2 years ago

Sir LSG: Perfection Matters – Not So Much The Accolades – Interview

Emtee leaving Ambitiouz Entertainment
Music1 year ago

Emtee Wants Out

Real Housewives of Johannesburg Recap, Evodia and Christy fight
TV2 years ago

Real Housewives of Johannesburg: Evodia and Christall Screaming Match!

Kat La Kat
Interviews2 years ago

Deep House Ace Kat La Kat Is Not Chasing The Wave – Interview

Punk Mbedzi
Interviews2 years ago

5 Minutes With House Music Dab hands Punk Mbedzi

Nasty C in PUMA Breaker Hi Blocked
Fashion2 years ago

Nasty C Rocking The Latest PUMA Drop

Fashion4 years ago

Riky Rick’s Is Now The Most Stylish Performing Artist In SA

Gert Johan Coetzee Autumn 2019
Fashion2 years ago

Inside Gert-Johan Coetzee’s ‘Recession Proof’ Ready To Wear Autumn ’19 Collection

Adidas POD
Fashion2 years ago

Yannick Ilunga and Rochelle ‘RhaRha’ Back At It For Adidas

Celeb News5 years ago

BIRTHDAY BOY! Celebrating Uzalo’s Nay Maps In 5 Facts

Naledi Real Housewives of Johannesburg
TV2 years ago

Real Housewives of Johannesburg: Mercy & Evodia Consider Vaginal Rejuvenation

Celeb News6 years ago

Winnie Ntshaba opens up about her childhood

Khanya Mkangisa
Celeb News2 years ago

Khanya Mkangisa and Nick Soul To Dish Showbiz Tips At Looming PUMA Shindig

Nasty C in PUMA RS-X Trophies 01_lo
Fashion2 years ago

Nasty C Rocks In PUMA RS-X Trophies

Music3 years ago

Priddy Ugly & Bontle’s Wedding Is Dreamy! At Least In La Sauce’s New Video

Interviews5 years ago

Nasty C Interview – Chats To Us About Breakthrough, Album & Beefs

Fashion4 years ago

Adidas Originals EQT 2017 – Our Future Is Now

Wizkid Tiwa Savage Fever video
Music2 years ago

Wizkid and Tiwa Savage Heat It Up In Sexy Video

Emtee
Music2 years ago

Emtee Is Really Frustrated Right Now

Features5 years ago

SIX Tricks To Grow A Killer Afro That Actually Work! Part ONE

Adidas Statement collection South Africa
Fashion2 years ago

A Capsule To Support Women Through Their Workouts Is Here

Fashion2 years ago

Adidas Introduces ‘Never Made’

Real Housewives of Johannesburg
TV2 years ago

Real Housewives of Johannesburg: Brinnette and Evodia’s Tea Party Bust Up

DJ Zinhle and AKA back together?
Celeb News2 years ago

DJ Zinhle & AKA – Are They Really Back Together?

Imbewu: The Seed
TV3 years ago

The Lowdown on eTV’s New Daily Drama ‘Imbewu: The Seed’

Cassper Nyovest Baby Girl music video
Music3 years ago

Vanessa Mdee Plays Cassper’s Love Interest In ‘BabyGirl’ Video

Fashion2 years ago

Adidas Captures The Spirit of Prophere

Seriously Single Netflix
Netflix4 months ago

Netflix to Release Local RomCom ‘Seriously Single’

Shane Eagle Never Grow Up Album Review
Music2 years ago

Shane Eagle – Never Grow Up Album Review

ADVERT

POPULAR