Vth Season’s MTV Base trained music producer, composer and recording artist, Eternal, has just released a South African cover version of Niniola’s hit single Maradona. In ode of celebrating South Africa’s appreciation of Afro-Beat House, Eternal pays tribute to Niniola and features Eastern Cape born, 2017 The Voice SA contestant, Amanda Faku, on the vocals to bring the current Metro FM Top 40 number 1 single to life with Xhosa vocals.
This Nigerian and South Africa collaboration has garnered positive reviews online and has already been playlisted on radio stations such as Ukhozi FM and Lesedi FM, with an expected first play on Metro FM this week and on 5FM’s Party With PH this Friday.
“When I first heard Niniola’s Maradona, I fell in love with the instrumentation immediately. It’s been an exciting process recreating the sound. Thank you to Amanda Faku who did a great job on the Xhosa vocals, and thank you to Raphael Benza and the team at Vth Season for helping me execute my vision to perfection.”
Listen to Eternal’s Maradona featuring Amanda Faku HERE!
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