Zahara is on cloud nine her album Mgodi goes gold ‘in six hours’

Award-winning musician Zahara is on cloud nine after her latest album Mgodi was certified gold within hours of its release on Friday.

Warner Music South Africa’s marketing director, Adrian King confirmed to TshisaLIVE that the album sold over 16,700 physical copies and hundreds of digital copies within the first 24 hours of its release. In order for an album to be certified gold 15,000 copies needs to be sold.

Adrian said that the goal now was to replicate the success of the star’s previous albums by going platinum and multi-platinum.

“We are super excited about this achievement. We know that Zahara is talented and we are confident that her album will soon go platinum and multi-platinum,” he said.