Jah Signal’s brand new video for hit song “Stonyeni” (OFFICIAL VIDEO)
THIS is a Brand New Video Alert! Jah Signal has finally released the music video for his hit song ‘Stonyeni’.
In an interview with Gem Nation News recently, Jah Signal who coined the word Stonyeni, said it means unconditional love. This was after many Zimbabweans took the owrd to mean “sex”.
“The first time people heard the word was when I released the song Sweetie (Shinga Muroora). I have since recorded a song which is off the upcoming album Jaya titled Stonyeni.
“I know music is open to different interpretations but for me, it is a love song and Stonyeni means unconditional love as heard from the lyrics in Sweetie (Shinga Muroora),” Jah Signal said.
He denied that he was in the habit of sampling songs already in public domain or those that people sing during funerals.
“I just follow the melody and this is why I only fuse lyrics from songs already in public domain,” he said.
The likes of Cephas Moto Muzhinji Mashakada became popular for singing popular hymns and choruses.
Jaya, a 12-track album was officially released at the flamboyant Sankayi Club.
The high riding dancehall chanter’s video of Sweetie (Shinga Muroora) recently surpassed the million view mark barely two months after release on YouTube.
The video opens with Jah Signal asking for ‘Stonyeni’ from a girl.
Born Nicodemus Mutize, the dancehall chanter uses a popular bar and funeral hymns in the song. He also fuses in lyrics from Pastor Charles Charamba.
The song has proved to be a popular hit in clubs, pubs and kombis and one of the most fancied tracks in his career.
Check out the “stonyeni” video and tell us what you think…