‘John Vuli Gate’, amapiano song by Limpopo group Mapara A Jazz, featuring Ntosh Gaz and Colano, became the talk of the town after a video clip of a group of young women dancing to it went viral.
Former “Isidingo” actress Makgotso Monyemokathoe, know as Makgotso M, was mistaken for one of the dancers.
Although the original video with Mzansi’s new dance challenge was first spotted on TikTok, where a group of guys were seen walking out of a minibus taxi at a filling station while dancing to ‘John Vuli Gate’, it was the women who got good response to a social media post alluding that she resembles one of the lead dancers in the hit song, the “Is’thunzi” actress admitted that even her mother thought she was in the video.
It led the song to popularity. With the song taking over social media, fans also started to be curious about the five Mpumalanga women. ‘John Vuli Gate’ girls To which Makgotso replied, “Haibo guys! My friend just sent me this. Do you want to know a joke? My mom saw the video and thought it was me”.