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Film: Kinshasa Superband - Congotronics vs. Rockers


Filmmaker Pierre Laffargue is putting the finishing touches on Kinshasa Superband: Creating Congotronics vs. Rockers. The documentary follows Congotronics vs. Rockers, a supergroup made up of Congolese bands Konono N°1 and Kasai Allstars and indie artists Deerhoof, Juana Molina, Wildbirds and Peacedrums, and Matt Mehlan from Skeletons. Watch a preview for the film above and stream some live cuts from the band below.

Congotronics vs. Rockers Live by Crammed Discs

(via P4K)

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Kabza De Small, Elaine and Nasty C Among the Most Streamed South African Artists on Spotify in 2020

Here's a list of the most streamed South African artists, albums and songs on Spotify in 2020.

As the year draws to an end, Spotify South Africa has shared their annual lists of the most streamed artists, songs and albums in the country.

Amapiano frontrunner Kabza De Small is the most streamed South African artist across all genres, followed by the likes of DJ Maphorisa and Nasty C. R&B sensation Elaine also makes the list, while her record-breaking mega-hit single "You're The One" is the most streamed South African song on the platform.

Master KG and Nomcebo Zikode's international hit "Jerusalema" cracked the top five of the most streamed South African songs of 2020 on Spotify, a list which is dominated by house music, especially amapiano.

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