This week, South African Amapiano star Kamo Mphela, known for her stunning dance moves and captivating vocals, released a new single called ‘Dalie’. The record is a sonic masterpiece that delves deep into the realm of heartbreak, a sentiment universally experienced. As Kamo Mphela herself puts it, “The track is basically about heartbreak, and when I made the song, I wanted everybody to be able to resonate because we’ve all been through heartbreak. If you haven’t been through heartbreak, then there’s definitely something that you’re doing right. This is definitely something that is added on to my rebirth EP, and it’s dropping late this year.”
Teaming up with acclaimed artists Tyler ICU, Khalil Harrison, and Baby SON, ‘Dalie’ promises to be a musical stroke of genius that will tug at your heartstrings and keep you dancing all night long.
Kamo Mphela’s devoted fanbase worldwide is eagerly counting down the minutes until the release of ‘Dalie’. This latest offering is poised to become the next big hit in her illustrious career. Prepare to embark on a captivating musical journey that will captivate your soul and set your feet in motion. Leaked snippets of ‘Dalie’ on TikTok have ignited a wildfire of interest, amassing a staggering 253.2 million views and inspiring 175.8K user-generated videos. It’s an affirmation of the infectious rhythm that Kamo Mphela brings to her music.
Shazam, the music discovery platform, is buzzing with excitement as ‘Dalie’ stakes its claim on the charts. The single is currently ranked at #8 worldwide, and it proudly sits atop the charts in South Africa, Zambia, Tanzania, Mozambique, and more. Even in Europe, ‘Dalie’ has made its presence known, securing a position at #151 in the United Kingdom. Kamo Mphela has cemented her status as the Amapiano Dance Queen with an illustrious career. Her previous hits, including ‘Nkulunkulu’, ‘Sandton’, and ‘Amanikiniki’, have earned her accolades and nominations at prestigious events like the SAMAs. Her remarkable talent even caught the attention of Hollywood, as she was featured on the ‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’ soundtrack. In 2023, Kamo Mphela joined YouTube’s esteemed Black Voices class, further solidifying her impact on the global music stage.