PHOTOS: Even John Legend and his wife Chrissy Teigen enjoy some good old KFC every now and then!

Now that he’s won, the formerly homeless Idols winner Vincent Bones just wants to buy a house for his family

Benni McCarthy raps for Bafana Bafana

2013-01-16 11:31
 
Cape Town - South African soccer star Benni McCarthy is dedicating his new song to Bafana Bafana and the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) tournament, which kicks off on 19 January, reports the Sowetan Live.

The song, titled Viva Africa, was released early in December 2012, and has been aired on radio stations such as Kaya FM and YFM.

Benni joined several artists such as Dome and the famed hip-hop crew Team Tswara to record the song.

Listen to the single here.

McCarthy will not be playing in AFCON due to injury concerns.

Another track in the works

Speaking about the song to Sowetan Live, he said: "The message in the song really encourages Africans to believe in themselves, to work together, to go higher and see no limit."

His manager, Percy Adams confirmed that he is currently recording another single as a tribute for Orlando Pirates supporters, who he wants to thank for their support during his career with the team.

Adams said that the track is titled Amabhakabhaka and will be released during Orlando Pirates' next local match.

McCarthy previously featured on a TKZee track titled Shibobo.

Read more on:    afcon  |  hhp  |  benni mccarthy  |  celebrities  |  music

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
6 comments
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining
 

Recent News

Check the video out and you be the judge while we sit here and decide how we really feel about Bey's latest offering. Read More »

Not only was last night Thirty Seconds to Mars' last show for the year, but it was also in the place they like to call their second "home": Cape Town. Read More »

inside channel 24

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.