After South African maskandi star Mbuzeni Mkhize performed a remix of Rihanna's track 'Diamonds' she contacted him.
Mkhize chats to Kieno Kammies about how his version of Rihanna's song Diamonds caught the hitmaker's attention, leading to her asking him to collaborate on a song.
I decided because Rihanna is a star but I decided to make this song with my maskandi vision.— Mbuzeni Mkhize, Maskandi singer
He explains that last year while he was performing in Istanbul, Turkey, Rihanna's promoters interest was sparked.
The pair will be doing a collaboration this coming December in the United States.
Take a listen to Mkhize's interview below:
This article first appeared on CapeTalk : I decided to make this Rihanna song with my maskandi vision - Mbuzeni Mkhize