Apple Music today announced Amapiano DJ and producer, DBN Gogo (real name Mandisa Radebe), as the nextIsgubhu cover star.
The release of her highly-anticipated debut album Whats Real (2022), available to stream on Apple Music in Spatial Audio, is deeply rooted in the meaningful connections that “Umaka Mah” has with her family and friends. Featuring Stixx, DJ Stopper, EltonK and Nvcho, the new generation of Amapiano stars signed to DBN Gogo’s label, Zikode Records, alongside established artists Boohle, Pabi Cooper and Mellow & Sleazy to name a few, Whats Real is a collection of soulful, spiritual and dancefloor-rooted anthems that pay tribute to her heritage.
“I want people to dance and enjoy the music, and I’m thankful for the opportunity from Apple Music to push Amapiano to the world.”
To celebrate her feature DBN Gogo has also created an exclusive Isgubhu playlist that champions Africa’s burgeoning Afro House scene. “This playlist includes music from me, my peers and the talented artists under my record label ‘Zikode Records,’ she concludes.