10 best Kurt Darren songs ever

10 best Kurt Darren songs ever

In the world of pop, few things will captivate and soothe you as much as Kurt Darren songs ever will. Apart from contemporary pop music, Kurt Darren has been making music in other genres like dance-pop and pop rock since 1995. Kurt’s pieces of music have managed to break the continental barrier to other parts of the world, especially Europe. With this achievement, Kurt has done what a few people in Africa have managed to do.

best Kurt Darren songs

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Born Kurt Johan van Heerden, Kurt Darren age is a 48-years old. He is a singer from down south in Pretoria, South Africa. If you thought he was only a musician, then you are misinformed. Over the course of his career, Kurt Darren has managed to dabble in television and several films in South Africa. To underline his brilliance, he bagged seven South African Music Awards (SAMA) between 2007 and 2011.

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Best Kurt Darren songs

Famously known for his music, what are the best Kurt Darren songs of all times? Here are the top 10.

1. Ek Wens Vir Jou

Ek Wens Vir Jou was released in 2016 in Kurt Darren’s album titled Sal Jy Met My Dans, although it was published on YouTube in 2015. So far, Ek Wens Vir Jou has accumulated about 232, 738 views on YouTube. In the track, Kurt talks about how life is both sweet and sour. For this reason, he says that people should do what they want and try to make a difference in the only life they have.

2. Voorwaarts Mars

Voorwaarts Mars was released back in 2007 as a part of the album titled Voorwaarts Mars. On YouTube, this song did not do too well with less than 10,000 views. However, the album itself won three awards in 2008 alone; the Huisgenoot Tempo Award Dance Album of the Year, VONK Award Album of the Year, and SAMA Award Best Dance Sokkie Album. The jam has sweet beats that you will enjoy.

3. Lekker Lekker

Lekker lekker is also one of the Kurt Darren songs that have not done too well on YouTube, having accumulated less than 2,000 views. However, the album under which Lekker Lekker is found managed to win the SAMA Award Best Afrikaans Dance Album in 2007. Lekker lekker is a love song where Kurt Darren is trying to get a girl to be with him.

4. Kaptein

Kaptein (span die seile) was released back in 2008 although it has been on his dedicated YouTube channel for only eight months. So far, it has accumulated 125,235 views. The title of the song literally translates to captain (spin the sails). The album in which Kaptein is in, Uit die diepte van my hart, won three awards in 2009; the Huisgenoot Tempo Award Best Dance Album, Best Male Artist and Best Seller, VONK Award Best Male Artist and Best Seller, and the SAMA Award Best Dance Sokkie Album. Kaptein itself won the SAMA Award Best Seller True Tone Download in 2010.

5. Af en Af

This title may seem meaningless, but it translates to down and down. It was released in 2008 as a part of the album titled Uit die diepte van my hart, which is also the same album that “Kaptein” belongs to. However, af en af went a step further in 2010 and won the award for the SAMA Award Best Seller True Tone Full Length Download. The YouTube video that was uploaded 3 months ago by KurtDarrenVEVO has slightly more than 17K views so far.

6. Kurt Darren Kaalvoet Sokkie

Going by YouTube views alone, Kaalvoet Sokkie is the best song by Kurt Darren with over 4.45 million views. It is one of Kurt Darren new songs having been released in 2016 as a part of the album Sal Jy Met My Dans?. Immediately after its release, this hit went to the top of the Afrikaans chart on iTunes. The music’s success can be attributed to his shift back to the traditional sokkie genre of South Africa.

7. Kurt Darren Selfie Song

Selfie Song is the second-most viewed piece of music by Kurt Darren on YouTube with over 1.46 million views. Released in 2017, the modern jam is about love and romance. Kurt talks about a woman’s cleavage, curves, and other attractive qualities that drive him nuts. It is clear from the title that he did an extremely modern work with the talk of selfies and photobombing.

8. Jy's 'n Legend

Alleen leen leen was released in 2014 as a part of the album titled Vat My, Maak My Joune. No one will blame you if you believe that this Kurt Darren jam was a failure because of the less than 3,000 views on YouTube. However, it did win the Vonk Award Best Music Video award in 2006.

9. Alleen leen leen

Alleen leen leen was released in 2014 as a part of the album titled Vat My, Maak My Joune. No one will blame you if you believe that this Kurt Darren jam was a failure because of the less than 3,000 views on YouTube. However, it did win the Vonk Award Best Music Video award in 2006.

10. Engel Ek Sal Jou Saamvat

This one is also another of his newer songs with its release happening in 2016 in the same album as Kaalvoet Sokkie and Ek Wens Vir Jou. On YouTube, Engel Ek Sal Jou Saamvat has performed quite well and now has almost 599,000 views.

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It is evident that some of Kurt Darren songs in our list, especially the ones he released earlier on, have not done well on YouTube but that does not mean that they are not any good. Kurt Darren has grown over the years, and it is amazing how he manages to keep up with the changes taking place in the world, for instance, the Selfie Song. When you listen to his tracks for the first time, you will instantly fall in love with this talented artist's works. So, download Kurt Darren songs on your mobile device and enjoy listening to them anywhere at any time.

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