Sjava and Big Zulu’s ‘Ukhamba’ album storms the airwaves today

Written by on 12 May, 2023

Sjava and Big Zulu’s much anticipated album uKhamba drops today. The two musos who hail from KZN had an album listening session yesterday, where they intimately introduced their album to their fans.

The pair in leopard print holding a unifying object is seen on the album’s cover image, which has been altered to represent their shared goal. Their followers, anticipating the project’s release, connected with its visual representation.

‘Ukhamba’ quickly became popular on social media after its release as admirers praised the well-executed effort. Given the artists’ strong ties to their hometown, the record has also received praise for referencing the local scene.

Some Twitter users were kind enough to share videos of the listening session.

The 10 tracks album which has Inkabi Zezwe as a first song (Intro), got people ululating from the album’s excitement at the listening session.

Sjava who posted a celebratory video on his Instagram two days ago, excitedly waited for today’s arrival, he had his post captioned, “Friday ziyakhala kuLate inkabi zezwe Intro .”

Big Zulu who also shared the same video captioned his, “This Friday Siyalikhipha uKhamba ebandla aligudle isibayabambaeZezwe iNkabi.”

Excited Twitter users who have been hoping for an album between the two giants for some time, commented on the exciting news.

“But what took Sjava and Big Zulu so long to make an album together.”

But what took Sjava and Big Zulu so long to make an album together 

— karabo  (@karaBEYPS) May 12, 2023

Another user shared, “yho yho yho Sjava & Big Zulu made the perfffeeecct kzn album omw my word I’m gonna hate some of thesethis formula they using is a cheat code, guaranteed “hits” regardless. People love love this sound bruh. Especially the “I made it out but I’m stiill zulu broers.”


1. Inkabi Zezwe, Sjava & Big Zulu – Intro (Inkabi Zezwe)

2. Inkabi Zezwe, Sjava & Big Zulu – Khaya Lami

3. Inkabi Zezwe, Sjava & Big Zulu – Siyabonga

4. Inkabi Zezwe, Sjava & Big Zulu – Omunye

5. Inkabi Zezwe, Sjava & Big Zulu – Umbayimbayi

6. Inkabi Zezwe, Sjava & Big Zulu – Uthando Lunye

7. Inkabi Zezwe, Sjava & Big Zulu – Emaphusheni

8. Inkabi Zezwe, Sjava & Big Zulu – Slow Jam Sase Bergville

9. Inkabi Zezwe, Sjava & Big Zulu – Iskhwele

10. Inkabi Zezwe, Sjava & Big Zulu – Sayona

11. Inkabi Zezwe, Sjava & Big Zulu – Ilanga

12. Inkabi Zezwe, Sjava & Big Zulu – Impumelelo ft. Xowla

Without much ado, download & enjoy but do not forget to support local artists.

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