Manu WorldStar’s Nalingi Tops Pop, Hip Hop & RnB Radio Charts

Joburg born Hip Hop artist, Manu WorldStar, has found success with an Afro-Beat song that is topping charts across various genres such as Pop, Hip Hop and RnB.

Manu WorldStar’s Nalingi single, which means “I Love” in Lingala, has spent two consecutive weeks on the 5FM Top 10 at 10 Pop Chart; was number 1 on 5FM’s The Stir Up Top 5 Hip Hop Chart with Ms Cosmo; and was number 1 on the Gagasi FM Top 10 RnB Countdown Chart.

Taking number one spots in three different song genres speaks volumes of the magnitude of Manu WorldStar’s Nalingi track and the people the song is reaching. Nalingi is also fairing extremely well on major non-genre specific charts locally as well as in Botswana, Nigeria and in the UK. See below Nalingi’s current chart positions:

  • #1 on YFM Bomb Chart
  • #3 on BBC Radio 1 Xtra DNA Top 5 Chart (UK)
  • #3 on YFM Top 40 Chart
  • #4 on Metro FM Top 40 Chart
  • #9 on The Beat FM African Top 10 Chart (Nigeria)
  • #15 on Yarona FM Hot 20 Chart (Botswana)
  • #17 on 5FM Top 40 Chart


Nalingi has also garnered over 16 000 Shazams. You can stream or download the single on all major digital platforms here:

Manu WorldStar first caught the attention of the music industry when he was the runner up in the Jack Scouts music competition in 2015 and won over many hearts as a finalist in the Vuzu Hustle competition last year.

After much demand, Manu WorldStar has shot a music video for Nalingi which is set to be released next week Tuesday, 25 September 2018. Follow him and @VthSeason on social media for more release details about the music video and for updates on how well Nalingi is doing on radio charts globally.

Connect with Manu WorldStar:

Facebook: Manu WorldStar

Twitter: @Manu_WorldStar


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