Sampa The Great
Hailing from Africa, Sampa The Great is a poet and singer-songwriter who aims to inspire through music, poetry and visual art. She captures you with her thought provoking words, yet keeps you laughing and enjoying the simplicity of her creativity. The astonishing debut release, The Great Mixtape showcases the rappers penchant for poetry, weaving a dense lyrical maze with her verses, drawing listeners into a lush, imaginative world. Her music bonds from spoken-word to pure hip-hop rapping, with stops at psychedelic and bluesy waypoints in between; it’s the sound of an adventurous young mind pushing out against all boundaries. On the live front, Sampa is already in high demand, with her recent support of Hiatus Kaiyote displaying her band’s potency in full flight.