Tanzania’s superstar Diamond Platinumz has joined forces with the Congolese Soukus singer, dancer, producer, and composer Koffi Olomide in a new extremely popular track titled “Waah!”
The track released on 30th November 2030 has already hit 6 million views on YouTube, making it the first African music video to have a such high number of views withing a very short time.
The song was produced by Lizer Classic while the Video was shot by Director Kenny of Zoom Extra, a production company co-owned by Diamond and Kenny.
Fans of Diamond Platinumz and Koffi Olomide have been praising the new track Waah since its release and urging for more similar collaborations from great African musicians.
Here are some of the comments from the fans of these two giants:
Monday David: “ I’m representing Nigeria here I must confess this guy is fire I love the song”
Christ Ferand: “When these two countries are joined together nothing can stop them specially where Diamond is concerned big up thanks to the legend Koffi Olomide.”
Dj Cigoz254: “This is my fifth time watching and every time I watch, it’s a brand new song.”
9jaFanx: “I don’t understand the language but Diamond Platnumz is my favourite African artiste”.
Bendu smile: “I’m proud to be a African… Diamond and Koffi Olomide never disappoint mehn…….much love.”
Wambui Joseph8: “The best collabo in 2020, for a moment one is able to forget Covid-19 stress.”
Margaret akhoywa: “I have been watching this song over and over and over and am not about to be done..”
African Insider, another fan is convinced that the song will soon reach 100 million views on YouTube. From the trend, this is most likely to happen within a very short time.
Diamond, whose real name is Nasibu Abdul Juma Issack, is a Tanzanian bongo Flava recording artist, actor, dancer, philanthropist, and a businessman who was raised in a less-privileged neighborhood of Tandale, Dar es Salaam.
Born on 2nd October 1989, Diamond is the founder and CEO of WCB Wasafi Record Label, Film production company, Zoom Extra. He also owns and manages TV & a Radio Station called Wasafi TV & Wasafi FM.
Diamond has won numerous awards at Channel O, MTV Awards, Soundcity, Kilimanjaro Music Awards, Headies, Afrima, Afrimma, Kora, AEA, the HiPipo Music Awards and many more and has been nominated for the BET awards in the past.