That time when Babes Wodumo pulled the wool over fans' eyes

File: Babes Wodumo’s next single 'Ghanda Ghanda' is set to drop on Wednesday on iTunes. Photo: Jethro Snyders/2016 Loerie Awards

DURBAN – Fans of dance sensation Babes Wodumo have been left red-faced.

It has emerged the dance music sensation pulled the wool over South Africans' eyes with her “missing USB” video, which was nothing but a publicity stunt to create hype for her next single Ganda Ganda.



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The Wololo hitmaker released a video on Monday night explaining that she had lost a USB drive, that contained an unmastered song.

She begged fans to send her a link to the song to so she could delete it.


Social media users were confused about how her request was technically possible.





However, a few hours later the singer announced that she had located the “missing USB” and that her single Ganda Ganda is due for release on Wednesday on iTunes.



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