DJ Maphorisa dethrones Nasty C and takes No. 1 spot with Money Heist

DJ Maphorisa dethrones Nasty C and takes No. 1 spot with Money Heist

- The success of DJ Maphorisa new album has not gone unnoticed as it bumped Nasty C's album off number one on the Apple Music chart

- Maphorisa's Money Heist has been extremely well received and has proven that South African music is going places

- The amapiano genre is now well and truly established and we will be seeing more hits coming from Mzansi

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DJ Maphorisa has released his new album Money Heist and it has been a roaring success. In fact, it was so well received that Nasty C's amazing album, Zulu Man with Power has been knocked off the top of Apple Music's chart.

The album was released on Friday, 4 September, and has managed to fend off other strong competitors including, Busiswa’s “SBWL,” featuring Kamo Mphela, and Nadia Nakai’s deluxe edition of “Nadia Naked II.”

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This has been an amazing time for South African artists who are dominating international releases, showing that South African music is maturing and reaching more markets.

The amapiano genre is definitely going to change the musical landscape as it spreads across the globe.

DJ Maphorisa dethrones Nasty C and takes No. 1 spot with Money Heist

DJ Maphorisa has shown that South Africa has real talent. Photo credit: Instagram/@djmaphorisa
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Earlier, reported that DJ Maphorisa has revealed that comments from Twitter don't impress him that much. The musician recently shared that he prefers Instagram comments than those from the micro-blogging app.

The star's confidence was hurt by the popular app's trolls when he shared two snaps of himself in a saucy colourful outfit. Instead of praising him for the outfit that Phori believed was all sorts of drip, the trolls compared him to a clown because of its colours.

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In other news, Nasty C is doing big things. The rapper recently got a shout-out from J. Coles's record label showing love to his new album Zulu Man With Some Power.

The album has been topping the music charts and hardly anyone is surprised. Boasting an impressive list of international features, Nasty C dropped a banger.

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