Master KG claims international #1 with 'Jerusalema'

Master KG claims international #1 with 'Jerusalema'

Master KG goes from local legend to global hitmaker with 'Jerusalema'.

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With more than 53-million YouTube views and counting, it was only a matter of time before Master KG's 'Jerusalema' was at the top of the chart. This week it finally happened, with the undeniable hit reaching the number 1 spot on the Top 200 France charts.

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As an added bonus: the remix of the song, featuring the talented Burna Boy, is currently at number five on the same chart!

The song has been continuing to garner international attention and wow audiences across the globe, not only on the charts, but by sparking many dance challenges as well.

The Department of Arts, Sports and Culture decided to thank Master KG and Nomecebo Zikode for bringing so many people together, not only locally, but internationally as well, by officially naming them young ambassadors.

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Minister of Sports, Arts and Culture, Nathi Mthethwa, not only thanked them, but also mentioned that the song is evidence of how strong the impact of the creative arts can be no matter your nationality, age or language.

Naturally, Master KG took to Twitter to celebrate and share his excitement over the success of his track, while also letting everyone know that his now iconic "wanitwa mod" line will be staying.

Hopefully, Master KG will continue providing us with many hits in the future.

Main image courtesy of Master KG Official Instagram

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