Amapiano is undisputedly the most trending club music on the planet in 2023. It is dance music not needing a playlist as the genre is a playlist. The music and the mix are created through samples and collaborations with deejays, vocalists, and musicians, and are to be enjoyed as a flow, where songs seamlessly flow into one another. Here is The Balcony Mix Xperience, African Dance Music Through Culture Scenery, where deejay's like MajorLeagueDjz, twin brothers born in America, but raised on South African soil, have taken to creating, producing, mixing, performing, and marketing directly to consumers around EP releases and events. Amapiano is changing the industry in these profound ways and let's see what the future holds for the genre.
A new documentary This is Amapiano tells the story of the genre to date, including the crucial role that viral dance challenges on Tik Tok have played in its global spread. #Amapiano generated over one billion views (1,6bn) on Tik Tok in 2021, with global streams on Spotify's AmaPiano spotlight playlist increasing by 116%.