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Genre: south african country

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South African country music is a genre that blends traditional country music with local African rhythms and instruments. The music often tells stories of rural life, love, and heartbreak, and is characterized by its use of acoustic guitars, banjos, and fiddles. The genre has gained popularity in recent years, with many artists achieving mainstream success both in South Africa and internationally.

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Releases by year

Here you can see the popularity of South African Country genre over time. This graph shows albums and singles releases count by year and decade.

1960s 24
1965 3
1966 1
1967 6
1968 8
1969 6
1970s 39
1970 4
1971 2
1972 8
1973 6
1974 1
1975 4
1976 4
1977 2
1978 1
1979 7
1980s 11
1980 2
1982 6
1983 3
1990s 27
1990 1
1991 2
1994 14
1995 3
1997 1
1998 3
1999 3
2000s 117
2000 16
2001 18
2002 9
2003 9
2005 4
2006 12
2007 9
2008 31
2009 9
2010s 242
2010 25
2011 52
2012 3
2013 20
2014 57
2015 25
2016 26
2017 11
2018 12
2019 11
2020s 17
2020 2
2021 2
2022 9
2023 3
2024 1
477 releases

Popular south african country Songs


Most popular south african country albums

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Harte Van Goud
2014
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You Ask Me To
1980
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20 Goue Treffers
2016
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Breekbaar
2008
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Afrikaanse Goue Stemme
2008
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Serenade of the Bells
1972
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One Last Kiss
1995
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Me and My Songs
1982
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Troopiesongs - Complete
2011
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Dink Jy Darem Nog Aan My?
1972
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Grootste Treffers
2014
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Beach House in the Blue Mountains
2014
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Timothy and Other Hits
1967
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The Old Rugged Cross - 23 Grootste Country Gospel Treffers
2013

south african country music by decade

Explore south african country history by listening to songs from every decade. Click on the decade to view songs.

2020s 2010s 2000s 1990s 1980s 1970s 1960s 1950s 1940s 1930s

List of south african country artists

Here is a list of south african country artists on Spotify, ranked based on popularity, who exemplifies the south african country genre. You can find out what south african country genre sounds like where you can preview artists or sort them the way you want, just click the headers to sort.

#namepopularityfollowers
1 41 263348
2 38 110972
3 37 118221
4 30 25168
5 27 16333
6 26 19106
7 26 8674
8 24 12223
9 22 5418
10 22 6746
11 22 10354
12 21 6413
13 21 10809
14 19 12065
15 18 10297
16 18 6912
17 17 6256
18 40 2583
19 16 17120
20 14 6102
21 13 6753
22 13 7336
23 12 6401
24 10 6477
25 8 5074
26 32 5650
27 21 3304
28 12 507
29 10 2716
30 7 752
31 4 1733
32 4 132
33 4 2903
34 2 392
35 2 192
36 2 1035
37 2 237
38 1 21
39 1 38
40 1 105
41 1 790
42 1 218
43 1 89
44 1 52
45 1 35

south african country playlist created by Chosic

Enjoy this playlist of popular south african country music. We made this playlist using an algorithm created by our team.