Rayvanny’s ‘Pepeta’ Video Featuring Nora Fatehi Hits 40 Million Views on YouTube
27 July 2020
[Photo Credit/The Indian Times]
By Branice Nafula
Tanzanian music star Raymond Shaban Mwakyusa alias Rayvanny is celebrating a new milestone after his song ‘Pepeta’ featuring Canadian singer and dancer Norah Fatehi hit 0million views on YouTube.
‘Pepeta’ was released in September 2019, but is still dominating airwaves and top music charts across the region.
The love song was well done and showcases Rayvanny’s vocal prowess as he hits the high notes without much stress.
Shortly after being released, the video went viral thanks to the amazing beats and lovely scenery showcased.
In a social media post celebrating the achievement, Rayvanny opened up on how he met Fatehi, and how the two ended up working together on the viral hit.
“Siku ya kwanza namtumia nora hiki kipande cha mwanzo tulikua hata hatujuani lakini kuanzia hapo ukaribu wetu na kuanza kufanya kazi ulianza. Tunatoka nchi tofauti lakini kupitia mziki tukajuana. Wimbo tulianza kuurekodi pale #KIJITONYAMA KWA #ZOMBIE Lakini leo umekua wimbo mkubwa sana Duniani..... Siku naenda kushoot nilichelewa ili bidi nipande Boda boda ili niwahi airport...... AMINI KILA KITU KINAWEZEKANA #PEPETA 40 MILLION VIEWS,” he posted.
‘Pepeta’ now becomes Rayvanny’s second biggest song after ‘Tetema’ featuring Diamond Platnumz that secured over 45 million views.