In South Africa, Master KG‘s and Nomcebo’s “Jerusalema” is the song of the hour – no questions asked. The song recently reached a milestone of 100 million views on YouTube, making it one of the most watched – if not the most watched – music video by a South African on the video-sharing platform.
The song seems primed for more success as Portuguese football captain Cristiano Ronaldo shared it on his Instagram page yesterday 1 September 2020. Last we checked, the clip has recorded over 10.5 million views on his page. You can check it out below.
The clip has provoked great excitement in South Africa, Master KG‘s country of provenance. Fans and other celebs alike are excited about the new milestone, including Master KG himself, who shared his joy on Twitter.
“BongiNkosi” rapper Cassper Nyovest is even convinced the song will reach a milestone of 1 billion views soon. You can check out the reactions from some Mzansi celebs in the screenshots below.
Well, what do you think about the soaraway success of “Jerusalema”? You’re welcome to join the conversation by dropping your thoughts in the comment section below.