Nine80 Digital Media which owns platforms like Youth Village amongst others has recently launched a local lyrics platform which cover hip hop, Afro Pop, Motswako, Rock , Afrikaans music, R&B, Kwaito, House , Reggae etc. Gone are the days when you would spend endless hours looking for local lyrics to a vernacular song. Over the years lyrics platforms have had a predominantly global focus with international artists as a core focus but not anymore.
The platform has a simple search functionality that allow users to search its massive database for any local song lyrics by artist or by song title and even by song lyrics that they could have heard whilst tuning into a station as the song was fading ! The platform a music player that enables users to play the song whilst read through the lyrics and a weekly chart of the trending songs. Kasi Lyrics is also packed with good social media integration for easy content share for user at will to their friends and people in their networks.
Built on the notion of user generated content. The KasiLyrics.co.za community enable user to write lyrics to their favourite songs and submit the lyrics to the site. Users also have the privileges to correct lyrics. The platform also has good social media integration for easy content share for user at will to their friends and people in their networks.
Check out KasiLyrics here or alternatively follow @kasilyrics on Twitter or like the Kasi Lyrics Facebook page.