Two of South Africa’s most sensational music groups Mi Casa and Ladysmith Black Mambazo are ecstatic to announce the release of their much-anticipated single “My Sugar” to South Africa and the rest of the African continent from July 2014. The collaboration of the two groups comes after their well-received performance together, at this years’ Castle Light Extra Cold Music Festival, which took place in June 2014.
“For us, this collaboration with Ladysmith Black Mambazo is a milestone – we have always looked up to the group as a legendary musical phenomenal, that we would hopefully be a part of some day. Now that our dream has come true, we are excited to honor this musical mash-up and hope that it will showcase to the world, how new and old school melodies can marry each other to pave the way for a futuristic sound in the music industry.” – Mi Casa
It is no secret that while Ladysmith Black Mambazo kept the world in awe with their Grammy Award winning song “Emaweni”, Mi Casa was also doing a stellar job in radiating the African continent with chart topping hits such as “Jika”. With both groups having contributed such resounding success to South Africa’s musical landscape, it is a definite given that this collaboration will soon be a well-known anthem around the African continent.
Mi Casa and Ladysmith Black Mambazo’s “My Sugar” will be available from the 7th of July 2014 on the iTunes platform only. Until then, thrilled fans await in excitement to hear how both groups will work together, in bringing about a new sound will that Africa can pride itself with.