Jesse Lingard Amapiano 1

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Watch: Man United’s Lingard plays Amapiano hit

A hot jam is a hot jam. Manchester United star Jesse Lingard has posted a video playing Mzansi Amapiano in his room.

Jesse Lingard Amapiano 1

Image: Instagram

Jesse Lingard enjoys Amapiano. The Manchester United and England international posted a video playing the late Killer Kau and Mr JazziQ’s Amaneighbour hit.


The 28-year-old player posted the video on his Instagram live feed before it was shared on Twitter by @Sakhile_M_.

Mzansi’s Twitter users responded with feedback of over 500 retweets, 242 quotes, and over 1500 likes as of Thursday morning.

Check out the video below…

Another post from @Sakhile_M_ sees Lingard saying “I can make you a playlist of the best ama piano songs.”

Image: @Sakhile_M_/ Twitter


Lingard is not the first international celebrity to reveal his love for the South African dance music genre.

We’ve seen the likes of Diddy, Alecia Keys, and her producer husband Swizz Beatz and Usher all jamming to the sound.

The genre’s superstar Focalistic shared Diddy’s moment with the music…

Focalistic later discovered Alecia Keys and Swizz Beatz playing his track…

“It’s crazy!! ???? This is Alicia Keys & Swizz Beatz playing Ke Star on a random day!!! ASE TRAP TSE KE PINA TSA KO KASI WORLD WIDE,” he said.

Cassper Nyovest then confirmed American R’n’B legend Usher…

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