South African rappers, DJ Maphorisa and Kabza De Small, collectively known as Scorpion Kings, have released their new album, Once Upon A Time in Lockdown.
On Friday, 17 April 2020, DJ Maphorisa and Kabza De Small released a 15-track album inspired by the nationwide lockdown currently taking place in South Africa. The album features collaborations with a number of up-and-coming musicians, who offer both their vocals and production value to the songs. Features include; Les-Ego, Sekiwe and Mas Musiq, MaWhoo and Myztro, Adrienne Foo, Nomcebo, Daliwonga, Tshego, Kly and Tyler ICU, Mark Khoza and Kamo, Buckz, Masterpiece, Bontle Smith, Nhlanhla, and Howard.
Notable singles also included in the album are the duos recently released single, iThemba’lam featuring Sasha, and Suka featuring Busiswa. The album is made in the Amapiano genre and incorporates a range of typically South African beats.
The album is available for purchase on Apple Music.
Listen to Once Upon A Time In Lockdown below.