Ghanaian Reggae and Dancehall artist, Emmanuel Andrews Samini, better known by his stage name, Samini, has announced his 7th upcoming album dubbed Untamed. The Obaa hitmaker has been working on his new album behind the scenes and now that it is done, the anticipation from fans is growing all over.
In an interview about his upcoming music earlier today, Samini explained that his upcoming album, Untamed, is about fulfilling his promise to his fans.
“This is my 7th studio album, and I had promised my fans a reggae album…Throughout my journey in my six albums, I’ve always had two or three reggae songs in there…” he said.
Samini is well known for his melodious mixture of highlife music, reggae, dancehall, and hip hop. He has widely being branded as the King of African Dancehall, not only in Ghana but also in Africa at large.
“Fans have always been saying, ‘we want more reggae, we want more reggae’… so I said, you know what, in my 7th album, it’s gonna be purely reggae,” he said.
The Untamed album by Samini is set to become one of the biggest reggae albums in Africa, considering the artist’s large influence on the continent. During the interview, Samini also played a short teaser clip from one of the reggae songs in his upcoming album and it was clear that everybody was excited to get more of his music.