Award-winning Tanzanian superstar, Diamond Platnumz and GRAMMY Award-Winning Morgan Heritage are breaking records with their new video “Hallelujah.” The visual collected an astounding two million views in just two days of its official release and has amassed an additional two million views. The reggae/bongo infused “Hallelujah” broke the record for fastest views on YouTube for an African artist beating out WizKid’s high-water mark for “Come Closer” featuring Drake.
The video is now at 4 million views!
In addition, Diamond Platnumz added another win to his running list by taking home an award for Best Male East Africa at the African Muzik Magazine Awards on October 8 in Dallas, Texas.
Diamond Platinumz is one of the highest selling artists in Africa. Over the past decade, he has won over 22 awards, including Channel O, MTV Africa and MTV Europe Award. He previously collaborated with R&B sensation NE-YO on the single “Marry You,” after announcing his singing to Universal Music Group and Africa Creative Agency.