Samthing Soweto – I’m Not a One Hit Wonder
Samkelo “Samthing Soweto” Mdolomba may have given Mzansi one of the biggest songs of 2017 with Akanamali, but he doesn’t believe that he will ever be seen as a one-hit wonder.
Several months after the discharge of the song, the single continues to seize interest both right here and overseas. Rapper Cassper Nyovest even found out that the United States hit tune manufacturer Swizz Beatz had enquired about the music.
Sam instructed TshisaLIVE he had obtained several requests from artists overseas to paintings with him after the release of the tune, however, became retaining his playing cards near his chest.
“I heard about Swizz Beatz via Cassper, and it is humbling. I even have written such a lot of songs, and I by no means an idea that it’d be only to get this a great deal attention because it took me like, an hour, to put in writing it. It is humbling. I have been approached some instances by using global artists. However, nothing has been signed but. I become amazed how lots the song took off. I in no way thought the music might be big outdoor of South Africa. However, it simply has”.
Sam, who is a former member of The Soil, admits that he will likely by no means make a tune to contact human beings’ lives like Akanamali, however, isn’t involved approximately being visible as a one-hit wonder.
“I wrote Joy off The Soil’s first album. So this is my 2d hit. I don’t think I can be labeled a one-hit wonder. And although I have been, I might nonetheless be extremely joyful. I hold telling my friends that if I had to die tomorrow, I might be thrilled with my career. I even have done highly nicely for a person who is self-taught and self-educated, and I am grateful for the whole thing that has taken place.”
Sam revealed that he is currently working on a venture so one can fuse some genres he has accomplished over the path of his career, while nonetheless staying genuine to his trademark sound.
“I am looking to work with distinctive artists to get a unique sound. I am acknowledged for so many exclusive sounds, and now I am looking for a meeting point of sounds to make a splendid album. I might be liberating a challenge in the second area of this year.”8wzyl