Apple Music’s “Music That Moves Me” features Mzansi’s favourite sports stars

Apple Music’s “Music That Moves Me” campaign launches today, offering a sneak peek at the music that fuels the fire of our most decorated sports personalities and the artists that provide the ultimate motivation for our premiere sports stars.

Mzansi’s top sports personalities have curated exclusive playlists featuring their favourite tracks for training, pre-match inspiration and post-match celebration.

“Music That Moves Me” includes exclusive playlists from lauded cricketer and 3-times ICC ODI Player of the Year, AB de Villiers; beloved Springbok winger and Rugby World Cup winner, Makazole Mapimpi; Olympic gold medal swimmer, Chad le Clos; Proteas Netball player, Karla Pretorius; former Bafana Bafana and TS Galaxy soccer midfielder, Reneilwe “Yeye” Letsholonyane; Proteas cricket vice-captain, Temba Bavuma and choreographer and fit-fluencer, Nkateko “Takkies” Dinwiddy.

“Music has always been important in my life,” legendary cricketer AB de Villiers explains. “As I was growing up, music was always being played in our home and some of the classic songs on my list are favourites of my parents. Vocals are important as well… I have always enjoyed listening to the words, and trying to work out the deeper meaning of every song. My playlist is a combination of songs from different genres and different eras, and that’s how I love my music – it’s all great music that really speaks to me and speaks to my soul.”

Listen to the playlists from all the sports stars on Apple Music below.

Nkateko “Takkies” Dinwiddy:

AB De Villiers:

Chad Le Clos:

Themba Bavuma:

Karla Pretorius:

Makazole Mapimpi:

Reneilwe Letsholonyane: