The voice behind the global smash hit “Jerusalema” is celebrating another huge milestone in the music industry.
While “Jerusalema” continues to top the global charts, garnering over 200 million views on YouTube, Zikode recently signed an exclusive global deal with Sony/ATV Music Publishing.
Commenting on the deal, Zikode said:”The experience of having a global hit has been phenomenal.”
Guy Henderson, President International of Sony/ATV Music Publishing said, “I’m thrilled that Nomcebo has decided to join Sony/ATV. A wonderful songwriter with a great voice, Nomcebo has co-written one of the top global hits of 2020.”.
“As a South African overseeing Sony/ATV’s International companies around the world, it gives me an added thrill that my team will be able to work not only on a South African penned global hit like ‘Jerusalema,’ but on all the other songs that Nomcebo has written. With her talent and the global Sony/ATV creative machine behind her, Nomcebo will achieve great things.”
Echoing Henderson’s statements, Rowlin Naicker, Managing Director of Sony/ATV Music Publishing South Africa commented, “Nomcebo is a force to be reckoned with and this is just the beginning of a long and illustrious musical career and we are proud to be working with her.”