Jerusalema vocalist Nomcebo Zikode bags global publishing deal

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Nomcebo Zikode, the vocalist behind Jerusalema.
Nomcebo Zikode, the vocalist behind Jerusalema.
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Jerusalema vocalist Nomcebo Zikode has signed a global publishing deal with Sony/ATV South Africa, part of the Song Music Group.

Making the announcement on Wednesday on their official Instagram page, Sony/ATV SA welcomed Nomcebo to their family, writing: "Today we not only celebrate @nomcebo_zikode's birthday, but we are also celebrating the announcement of the global publishing deal that we have entered into with Nomcebo. With her already impressive achievements, we at SonyATV are thrilled to be working with her to achieve even greater things!"

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Nomcebo is well-known as the voice behind the viral Master KG hit Jerusalema

The song, which was written by the singer and released in late 2019, has achieved massive success in 2020, which includes sparking a global dance challenge, going double platinum in Italy, reaching over 200 million views on Instagram, and recently being nominated for an MTV EMA

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