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Samprincepowers – 25 year old Nigerian singer, songwriter and dancer who hails from Nasarawa State. Starting singing aged 12 years. The only boy of 6 (among all female siblings), he was born and lived his early years in Kaduna State, during his formative years lived in Jos, before relocating to Lagos where he currently resides.
‘Mayor of Jos’ or ‘J-Town’s finest’ as he is well known by his large fanbase.
Samprincepowers first single release titled #ForYou post winning popular and highly competitive ‘winner takes all’ #gbtafrobeatstarchallenge in April 2021
Samprincepowers: real name ‘Samuel’, local name ‘Akem’ means ‘prince’
‘powers’ came from a dream. In it ‘I was this powerful magician with super hero powers.’ When I woke up, I decided to attach it to my name. GBT Auditions talent platform, I saw it online myself . I was strongly encouraged by friends and decided to participate because I also know what it takes to win’
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Favorite color: black
Favorite food: eba and ogbono soup
Mentor: Fela Kuti and Manu Dibango
Favorite artists: Davido, Dax (American Nigerian) & Burnaboy
Favorite music: Afro music and trap
Favorite team: Manchester United FC
Hobbies: Singing and dancing
Languages: ‘Mada’ my local language from Nasarawa, English and Hausa.
Art student: I attended government primary Aboro Sanga local government, kaduna State and GSS Fadan Karshi.
Creatively inspired by his family: Dad a local DJ, both his Mom and Dad were cultural dancers. His grandfather locally based musician from Mada.
Dream artist performance wish list (late): Fela kuti and Manu Dibango
(Current): Burnaboy and Davido – they are talented and always on point. I love them a lot.
Favorite TV: MTV Base
Main quality I look for in a friend/partner: Honesty
3 things can’t leave my house without:
Favorite drink: Hollandia yoghurt.
Countries would love to visit: Mexico, Brazil and Dubai. Why? Curious and interested in their citizens lifestyles.
How I would describe myself: “Samprincepowers is the next voice of Afro for this generation. Samprincepowers is a gentle guy who doesn’t like to talk too much. I let my music do the talking”
New single #ForYou new video directed by Unlimited LA .
Follow: Twitter/ IG and Facebook: samprincepowers
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