As always, South Africans can be trusted to come up with something cheerful in a dreary time. By now, life under lockdown has started to resemble some form of normalcy and most have fallen into a routine.

Some entertain themselves at home to beat the boredom and these Cape musicians, under the lead of legend David Kramer, came together to give us something to laugh about, and sing along to while washing the dishes or staring out the window for the umpteenth time.

#TsekCorona! is a music video with a positive stay-at-home message from South Africa during the country’s Covid-19 lockdown. It features rewritten lyrics to the hit song Welcome to Cape Town by original writer, David Kramer,” the producers wrote on YouTube.

Watch the artists, including Emo Adams, Schalk Joubert, Camillo Lombard and several other talented musicians parody the famous song (now renamed #TsekCorona) which has since gone viral:

Picture: Screenshot from video

Article written by

Anita Froneman