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Shaka Ilembe

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Listen to the full Shaka iLembe soundtrack

22 September 2023
Listen to music from and inspired by Shaka iLembe.
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Welcome to the captivating world of Shaka iLembe, a series set in the late 1700s to early 1800s that takes you on a journey through the making of an iconic African king. Filled with conflict, action, romance, betrayal, sacrifice, triumph, and loss, this epic tale has captured the hearts and minds of audiences worldwide. 

The Shaka iLembe soundtrack is a magnificent musical collaboration that brings the story to life. Featuring a diverse range of genres, from Afrotech to AfroSoul, amapiano to Afrobeat, and traditional Zulu songs called amahubo, this album is a celebration of the rich musical heritage of Africa. The commercial soundtrack includes both original compositions from the series and inspired tracks that perfectly complement the narrative.

Prepare to be transported to the world of Shaka iLembe as you immerse yourself in the evocative soundscape created by some of the most talented artists in the industry. Each track has been carefully selected to enhance the emotions and atmosphere of the series, creating a truly unforgettable listening experience. The Shaka iLembe series has already broken many TV viewership and streaming records and the soundtrack promises to do the same. 

Get ready to be captivated by the Shaka iLembe Official Soundtrack. With its powerful melodies, stunning compositions, and a blend of traditional and contemporary African music, this album is a testament to the creative vision of the series. Whether you're a fan of Afrotech, AfroSoul, amapiano, Afrobeat, or maskandi, there is something for everyone to enjoy. Immerse yourself in the magic of Shaka iLembe and let the music transport you to a world of triumph and tragedy, love and betrayal, and the indomitable spirit of an iconic African king.

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If you haven't watched Shaka iLembe, want to rewatch, have been waiting to binge, or just missed some episodes, you can still watch the series on DStv Stream here.

For more info on the series, produced by the acclaimed Bomb Productions, visit the show page here or follow #ShakaiLembeMzansi on social media. Shaka iLembe is headline sponsored by Telkom. Associate sponsors are Grant’s Whisky and LottoStar, while tactical sponsors are Santam and Toyota SA.