Stacey & J Sbu speak to Mthandazo Gatya about his "dream come true" moment with John Legend!

Stacey & J Sbu speak to Mthandazo Gatya about his "dream come true" moment with John Legend!

Never take a single moment in your life for granted!

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Mthandazo Gatya walking on stage to perform live with John Legend/@MthandazoGatya

J Sbu spoke to the man who is the talk of the town right now. Mthandazo Gatya posted a duet on TikTok and little did he know what would happen next...

Listen to what the man of the moment had to say about his experience below:

TikTok has become a springboard for so many people and this beautiful story is just another example of that.

So, what makes this rendition so special?

Gatya gave it an African touch that Mr. Legend would never be able to match because nobody does it better than us!

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It all started with this duet on TikTok...

@mthandazogatya #duet with @John Legend #nervous #johnlegend #openversechallenge #fytシ ♬ Nervous - John Legend

By Monday the 26th of September, the video has been viewed over 1.8 million times and had already been downloaded and shared across numerous social media platforms.

Mzansi is still in awe of this rendition... but we weren't the only ones watching!

The video caught the eye of John Legend himself, with the superstar commenting on the TikTok duet with "🔥🔥🔥"

John Legend responds to Mthandazo Gatya's TikTok duet/@MthandazoGatya

John Legend was in South Africa and we hoped that something magical would come together... and then it did!

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Watch Mthandazo Gatya walk onto the stage to perform LIVE with John Legend below:

Can you imagine what it must've felt like?

The moment garnered attention from some of South Africa's personalities - including Anele Mdoda and Black Coffee.

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Never give up on your dreams and if you have an idea that seems too big - go for it!

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