Over the next few weeks, we’ll be bringing you a song per day that will set the mood for some loving, as curated by our cover star, Nakhane Touré. Find the original article in the October 2015 Edition of BLQ.

Words: Nakhane Touré

#4 – Ringo Madlingozi – Sondela

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Ringo Madlingozi is a lothario. He’s an old school seducer. Quite similar to Marvin Gaye, he’s also a romantic. “Ngekhe ndikuphoxe/Nd’ohlala ndingowakho/kude kuyovalwa” (“I won’t let you down/I’ll be yours forever”). There’s a promise, and not only a promise of sensuality which is all over the breathy background female vocals, but a promise of love. This is a mature, committed seduction.


Nakhane’s BLQ curated playlist is available exclusively on Apple Music.

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