Vhahangwele Nemakonde
Digital Journalist
1 minute read
13 Nov 2015
3:39 pm

Listen to Adele’s Hello Tsonga cover ‘Yha’

Vhahangwele Nemakonde

Now you can add to your weekend playlist.

South Africa is a beautiful country, with it’s 11 official languages, it means there are 11 different ways of saying a word, and in this case an English song. When Adele released her single Hello, it trended on Twitter for days, the internet almost broke. People are still talking about how beautiful the song is, more so her voice.

This is where South Africans come in, a soundcloud account under the name tess1s uploaded a Hello cover, in XiTsonga. The clip been doing the rounds on the internet, so here it is:

Also listen to Destiny’s Child’s Survivor cover in IsiXhosa. This one is sung how kids back in the day used to sing it.

https://youtu.be/hs01UJzDdnM

What do you think about the covers?