According to Wikipedia; in 2020, the genre experienced increased popularity across the African continent with noted increases in digital streams and chart successes in countries far from its South African origin.
It was a huge delight to see the fierce competition between the Naija Music Download Zanku & South African Amapiano sub-genres to break into the global space, a beautiful one for Africa as a whole!
But at some point, the onus lies on us to point out that Amapiano has transcended far higher than the stakes were back in 2019, and while Zanku had to bow to COVID-19 restrictions, Amapiano on the other hand soared like an eagle in flight, seizing the opportunity.
Amapiano is very popular because of its relatable and sonically delicious sound. The sub genre is made up of a refined blend of South Africa’s House Music, Kwaito, Bacardi, targeted at delivering harmonic melodies that prompt you to dance mindlessly.There are top websites in Nigerian that offer free music download in Mp3 format, and they are Midevibez , MydailyPlug