WATCH: The story behind one of Cassper Nyovest’s most beautiful songs

2017-05-17 12:00
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Cape Town – Local Rapper Cassper Nyovest released his third album titled, Thuto recently and gave us a different side of his musical style.

With love songs and well engineered verses. One of the standout tracks in the collection of work is a track called Destiny which features Goapele.

In a video posted by SkinnyGenes.TV on Wednesday, producer Ali Keys explains how it all started when Cassper played the original song (which is also called Destiny) in his Bentley. 

Here’s the original song which was released in 2003 by a band named Malaika here:

Ali then explains how long it took to arrange the song and how the vocals came about. 

See the full interview here:

Here’s the finished song: