Unleashing the Amapiano Fever: DBN Gogo Sets the Dancefloor Ablaze at Eden Ibiza.

June 4, 2023

Mon Cheri Promoter Brings South Africa’s Hottest Genre to the Iconic Nightclub, Amplifying the Rhythms of Amapiano in Ibiza.

The first Amapiano event is on Saturday 10th June.

Book tickets and VIP tables now.

What is Amapiano?

Amapiano is a popular music genre that originated in South Africa. It emerged in the early 2010s in the townships of Gauteng province, particularly in the city of Pretoria. Amapiano is a fusion of various styles, including deep house, jazz, kwaito, and afrobeat.

The term “Amapiano” translates to “the pianos” in Zulu, which refers to the prominent use of piano melodies and chords in the genre. However, the music is not limited to piano sounds and often incorporates other electronic instruments and samples.

Amapiano is characterised by its groovy, upbeat rhythms and catchy melodies. It typically features a combination of soulful vocals, repetitive hooks, and infectious beats. The genre’s sound has a distinct African flavour, with elements of traditional rhythms and percussion blending with modern electronic production techniques.

In recent years, Amapiano has gained significant popularity both in South Africa and internationally. It has become a dominant force in the country’s music scene, with artists such as DBN Gogo, Kabza De Small, DJ Maphorisa, and Focalistic leading the way. The genre’s infectious beats and danceable tunes have made it a favorite in clubs, parties, and festivals, creating a vibrant and energetic atmosphere.

While Amapiano originated in South Africa and remains primarily associated with the country, its popularity has also spread to other parts of the world, including Europe.

Amapiano at Eden Ibiza

This season, Mon Cheri, a renowned urban music promoter, is bringing the popular Amapiano sound to the iconic nightclub Eden Ibiza.

On selected Saturdays throughout the season, Eden Ibiza will come alive with the infectious rhythms and beats of South Africa’s hottest genre.

The Amapiano nights will kick off with a high-energy performance by the talented DJ, DBN Gogo.

DBN Gogo

Known for her exceptional skills and ability to curate captivating sets, DBN Gogo promises to create an unforgettable experience.

DBN Gogo, whose real name is Mandisa Radebe, is a South African DJ and record producer known for her contributions to the Amapiano genre. She gained popularity in the South African music scene and has played a significant role in promoting and shaping the Amapiano sound.

DBN Gogo is recognised for her skillful DJing, energetic performances, and ability to curate captivating sets that incorporate elements of house, kwaito, and other genres into her mixes.

Her DJ sets often feature a combination of popular Amapiano hits, underground tracks, and her own productions.

DBN Gogo has made a significant impact on the Amapiano genre, both as a DJ and producer. Her skills, versatility, and dedication to the music have helped popularise Amapiano and have contributed to its ongoing success in South Africa and beyond.

Saturday 10th June

Eden Ibiza is excited to be leading the way with the Amapiano sound in Ibiza.

Get ready to immerse yourself in the pulsating energy and soulful melodies that define Amapiano as Mon Cheri and DBN Gogo join forces to deliver an incredible night of music at Eden Ibiza.

Tickets and VIP Tables available now for the Mon Cheri event on 10th June.

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