oShamo Blends Fuji, Amapiano, and Hip-Hop in Dynamic New Single "Osha-Piano"

oShamo Blends Fuji, Amapiano, and Hip-Hop in Dynamic New Single “Osha-Piano”

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UK-based afrobeats sensation oShamo continues to redefine musical boundaries with his latest single, “Osha-Piano“. Following the viral success of “Life of the Party” on TikTok, which amassed over 12,000 user-generated videos and four million views, oShamo is poised to make an even bigger impact with his innovative fusion of fuji, amapiano, and hip-hop. Produced in collaboration with Skeellz and audio engineer Dobromirs Vasiley, “Osha-Piano” showcases oShamo’s evolution as an artist, blending diverse influences into a vibrant and genre-defying sound.

Born in Lagos and now based in London, oShamo draws inspiration from afrobeat pioneers like Fela Kuti and Ayinde Barrister, as well as contemporary icons such as Wizkid and Burna Boy. His musical journey, which began at 14, has been marked by a commitment to blending afrobeats with global musical styles, incorporating Yoruba, English, and Arabic languages into his lyrics. With over 10 million online plays and a rapidly growing social media following, oShamo is establishing himself as a dynamic force in the afrobeats scene, driven by innovation, authenticity, and cultural richness.

Crafted as the title track for his upcoming debut EP under emPawa Africa, “Osha-Piano” delves into oShamo’s personal and artistic journey. The song reflects his growth as an artist and his quest for purpose, resonating with themes of persistence and self-discovery. Moving beyond his viral reputation on TikTok, “Osha-Piano” marks oShamo’s first fully realized musical statement, blending infectious melodies with poignant storytelling.

With “Osha-Piano”, oShamo not only showcases his musical versatility but also underscores his position as a trailblazer in the evolving landscape of afrobeats. As he continues to push boundaries and captivate global audiences, oShamo remains a name to watch in 2024 and beyond.

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