Afrikaans music video breaks records on Facebook

2015-11-20 12:42

Cape Town – Local singer, André Venter, made Afrikaans music history this week by releasing his latest music video on Facebook only, forgoing traditional channels like YouTube and iTunes.  

André and fellow Afrikaans artist Andriëtte Norman’s duet, Tot Oneindig Einde Kry, was released on Wednesday morning for the first time on André’s Facebook page.
This music video has been viewed 97 000 times by Facebook users and fans and shared more than 4 000 times in just two days.

The video arrives after André publicly invited Andriëtte to record a duet with him.

“I felt that our voices would go well together and the recording proves this”, Venter says.

He added; “Andriëtte is also very musical and this led to the success of this song! Obviously, I also feel that she, like me, attaches a deeper meaning to her career.”

Watch the video here.

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