Black Coffee was roasted by Mzansi social media users recently when he threw some shade at
Zakes Bantwini’s new song called Osama.
After many raved about how incredible the song was, Black Coffee also chipped in and said it
Osama…. What a tune!!!!!!!
— Black Coffee (@RealBlackCoffee) August 23, 2021
He then added that he would not be jamming to it because he preferred the original version.
ZAlebs reported that when he was questioned about his statement, Coffee posted a video of the
His post, however, did not go down well with social media users and many felt that the musician
was jealous of the attention Zakes was getting:
Coffee is clearly bitter against @ZakesBantwiniSA
Thats the reason you won't play osama??? And osama sounds hotter than the alleged "original"
— self made (@YoungFeregamo) August 24, 2021
“Black Coffee must leave us alone.. He decided to make music for Europeans, let Zakes Bantwini take over. He is not the alpha and omega of house music in the country. To paraphrase the late president Mugabe let coffee keep his Ibiza we will keep our kunye, house 22 etc. Hands off!”
Osama by Zakes Bantwini 🤌 as much as one is longing for the return of the Throne by Jay-Z and Kanye, one equally want the return of Zakes and Black Coffee collabo.🙏🙏🙏🙏
— LEAKA (@LeakaMadisha) August 23, 2021
Looool Black Coffee posted that snippet cah he didn’t want Zakes taking the shine smh
— Baby Boy Ficz (@Ficz0116) August 25, 2021