WATCH | Berita and Amanda Black celebrate black love with Siyathandana video

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  • Berita and Amanda Black have released the music video for their track Siyathandana.
  • The video for the song celebrates black love with a montage of videos collected from fans, friends and family.
  • Somizi and Mohale as well as Dineo and Solo Langa are some of the famous faces in the music video.

If you need a heart-warming video to brighten up your day, look no further.

Berita and Amanda Black have released the official video for their track, Siyathandana, and it has us in our feels. 

In the video for the soulful ballad, both Berita and Amanda are dressed in Xhosa regalia created by SA designer Scalo. 

Sitting in an empty theatre, the singers' have smiles on their faces as they watch video clips on a projector.

"The projection cues a carefully curated montage of home made videos collected from fans, friends and family inspired by social media posts during the lockdown," a press statement explains.

A few familiar faces can be spotted in the video, including Somizi and Mohale, Dineo and Solo Langa, Ntando Duma and her daughter Sbahle as well as legendary maskandi artist Ihashi Elimhlophe and his wife Elinah Ngcobo.

"The theme of the music video is to celebrate black love, the montage is the window showing us black love in many forms such as romance, marriage, family, friendships, mother and child, father and child and also in the LGBTQI+ community."


Compiled by Nikita Coetzee

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