In a groundbreaking move that has sent ripples through the music industry, Canadian rapper Drake has enlisted the talents of South African Amapiano maestro, Kabza De Small, for his 2023 tour, “It’s All A Blur”. This collaboration marks a significant milestone in the global recognition of the Amapiano genre, a style of house music that originated in South Africa.
The “It’s All A Blur” tour, which kicked off on July 5, 2023, in Chicago, Illinois, will traverse North America, concluding in Columbus, Ohio on October 9, 2023. Kabza De Small, born Kabelo Motha, has been announced as one of the show’s producers, working alongside OVO40 and BNYX. This collaboration has not only elevated Kabza De Small’s career to new heights but has also brought the vibrant sounds of Amapiano to a broader audience.
The news of this collaboration was met with an outpouring of support and excitement from fans across the globe. Many have taken to social media to express their pride and admiration for Kabza De Small, hailing this as a significant achievement for the South African music industry. The collaboration also caught the attention of American rapper 21 Savage, who is part of the tour.
In addition to his role as a producer, Kabza De Small’s influence can be seen in the tour’s musical direction, with the Amapiano sound featuring prominently. This fusion of global and local sounds is a testament to the universal language of music and its ability to transcend geographical boundaries.
This collaboration is not only a win for Kabza De Small and Drake but also a victory for the Amapiano genre and the South African music industry as a whole. It serves as a reminder of the power of music to unite, inspire, and break down barriers. As the “It’s All A Blur” tour continues to make waves across North America, one thing is clear: the world is ready for the infectious rhythms of Amapiano, and Kabza De Small is just the man to deliver it.
In related news, Drake has started following Kabza De Small on Instagram, further solidifying their professional relationship and mutual respect. This move by Drake is seen as an endorsement of Kabza De Small’s talent and an indication of their ongoing collaboration.
As the tour progresses, fans and music enthusiasts alike will undoubtedly be watching closely to see how this fusion of North American rap and South African Amapiano continues to evolve and shape the global music landscape.