South Africa’s very own sensation Tyla is making waves in the global music scene.
Her hit song “Water,” a genre-blending masterpiece fusing Pop, R&B, Afrobeats, and Amapiano, has surged to the number one spot on Billboard’s U.S. Afrobeats Songs chart (as of 21 October). This marks a monumental achievement for the young artist.
Topping that, she made her U.S. television debut with a captivating performance of “Water” on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Backed by a group of talented dancers, Tyla showcased her impressive vocals and mesmerizing dance moves, leaving a lasting impression on the American audience.
The song garnered an impressive 8.3 million official U.S. streams in a single week, highlighting its growing popularity in the United States.
The impact of “Water” goes further, with the song now making appearances on the Billboard Global 200’s Top 25 and the Billboard Hot 100’s Top 50, solidifying Tyla’s status as a global sensation. Her remarkable journey and growing international recognition underscore the universal appeal of her music, proving that talent knows no borders.