Amapiano superstar Focalistic rose to fame with his breakout single Ke Star with Vigro Deep. The multi-talented artist has performed all over the African continent and is now set on taking over the United Arab Emirates!
FOCALISTIC IN DUBAI
Focalistic took to his Instagram page to announce that his next few gigs will be in Dubai. The GUPTA hitmaker has a total of three gigs in Dubai and will be hosted by The Circle Socials and Mzansi Brunch who have hosted a number of events in and around Dubai.
Focalistic’s first gig in Dubai will be on 20 July with his last gig on 23 July.
AMAPIANO TO THE WORLD
Amapiano is one of South Africa’s most exciting exports, receiving a nod from music and popular culture magazine Rolling Stone recently.
Focalisic scored himself a billboard in New York’s Times Square. He celebrated the billboard writing in a Twitter post in March:
“Came a long way from 2016 This is a hood dream !! New York Times Square Billboard!!! 2021, we go hard! First of many BLESS UP ASE TRAP TSE KE PINA TSA KO KASI”
Focalisic celebrated his second billboard in May. The billboard went up in London at the Holland park roundabout and was in celebration of Africa Day.
FOCALISTIC TAKES AFRICA
Focalistic remixed his Ke Star hit with Vigro Deep, as well as featuring Nigerian superstar Davido. The Ke Star remix was the first South African track to secure a spot on the Billboard charts. It is rumoured that the two artists have a collaborative project coming up…
Focalistic recently collaborated with award-winning Tanzanian artist Diamond Platinumz on his latest single, IYO. The track also featured Mapara A Jazz and Ntosh Gazi.
He has made appearances in Tanzania, Nigeria, Namibia and Kenya. Earlier this year, Focalistic was nominated for an MTV Africa Music Award in the Breakthrough Act category alongside Elaine, Tems and Sha Sha.