The wait is over!

Skrypt announces new EP

16 November 2020 | Art and Entertainment

Windhoek • Michael Kayunde

Award-winning rapper Skrypt has distanced himself from the average artist in Namibia, and the past two years have really highlighted that he has constantly developed and offered something new for all those daring to listen.
Since announcing working on this EP earlier this year and postponing it due to various reasons, his moves have been carefully calculated.
On the sonic direction he took with this project, the rapper said: “The project I started definitely isn't the project that I'm putting out. This one has seen so many different faces. On top of Covid-19, I lost some songs along the way due to technical issues. Sonically, not much has changed. That one would be difficult for me to answer; I'll let the listeners come to their own conclusion on that”.
He shared that he has kept the same formula as with For The Wait, with 10 songs to challenge himself. He added that its harder to put 10 songs together when you want the project to be as cohesive as possible.
“My boy Ezer Mbambus did the cover art,” he mentioned.

Visuals, merchandise and more
On the rollout plan, the rapper said AWMOS will have visuals, merchandise and a show a little further down the line.
“But the most exciting part of this is the videos. I'll be doing something a little different with a few of them. The more we recover from Covid-19, the more tender loving care this project will get,” he said.
AWMOS will be available on all major streaming platforms as well as local radio stations, with provision for physical copies scheduled for January 2021.
“I understand how important those are to fans who collect physicals. I got them too.”


Features
Although he didn’t dive much into the collaborations on this EP, Skrypt mentioned Kp Illest and Waters as some of the artists featured.
“Those came naturally because the three of us have been in the studio so much this year working on our respective projects.
“Production is all international and quite spread out. From my boy Rob in Germany to Katapullt in Latvia, it's a whole lot of international production,” he said.
After listening to this EP, Skrypt hopes his listeners will gain confidence, aggressively pursue their dreams and understand that wisdom comes from making mistakes.
“No one should fear the mistake. Fear not learning from it,” he said.

Similar News

 

Music for the streets

1 day - 27 November 2020 | Art and Entertainment

MICHAEL KAYUNDEWINDHOEKThere is little one can say to discredit this project. There is little one can say that will justify the experience of listening to...

Keeping it real

1 day - 27 November 2020 | Art and Entertainment

This week has been an interesting week for Namibian music as some of our top musicians announced that they will be dropping albums for the...

Adriano Visagie’s career boost through MultiChoice Talent Factory

5 days ago - 23 November 2020 | Art and Entertainment

STAFF REPORTER Lead actor in the critically acclaimed movie ‘Salute’, Adriano Visagie’s discovery of the MultiChoice Talent Factory (MTF) portal led to a multitude of...

Closer to ‘The Edge’

5 days ago - 23 November 2020 | Art and Entertainment

STAFF REPORTER WINDHOEK The Namibian film industry is set for a major shake-up with the upcoming launch of The Edge – a television series centred...

Lioness presents ‘Hoevember’

1 week ago - 20 November 2020 | Art and Entertainment

MICHAEL KAYUNDE WINDHOEK In the Namibian entertainment space, 2020 has been the year...

99FM - inspiring Namibians to realise their potential

1 week ago - 20 November 2020 | Art and Entertainment

STAFF REPOERTER WINDGHOEK Over the past 10 years, 99FM has been inspiring Namibians to master their destiny - earning the reputation...

Keeping it real

1 week ago - 20 November 2020 | Art and Entertainment

We are nearing the festive season, which, in the music business, is key in establishing buzz or hype for your music. The music game is...

Marvel won't use digital double for Black Panther 2

1 week ago - 17 November 2020 | Art and Entertainment

BANG SHOWBIZ The late Chadwick Boseman will not return digitally for Black Panther 2, Marvel has confirmed.The actor, who passed away from cancer in August...

Enviro Comedy Festival this Friday

1 week ago - 17 November 2020 | Art and Entertainment

Windhoek • Michael Kayunde Hosted by FreeYourMind comedian Fernando Tafish, the 2020 Enviro Comedy Festival will take place this Friday, 20 November, at the College...

Weekend recap

1 week ago - 16 November 2020 | Art and Entertainment

Windhoek • Michael Kayunde The Namibian entertainment industry thrived last weekend as creatives from different disciplines recorded wins - from performing artists to actresses. ...

Latest News

Kenya's economic growth to rebound...

1 day - 27 November 2020 | Economics

Duncan MiririKenya's economic growth is expected to bounce back next year, the World Bank said on Wednesday, as it emerges from a projected decline in...

Man kills, buries his partner

1 day - 27 November 2020 | Crime

TUYEIMO HAIDULAOKATANAA 36-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a body discovered on Wednesday at Omayanga village in the Okatana Constituency, Oshana Region. The...

Swapo holds on by fingernails

1 day - 27 November 2020 | Politics

TOIVO NDJEBELAWINDHOEKSwapo continued from where it left off with its downward spiral in last year's election by having its hold onto key constituencies and local...

Iipinge taps out

1 day - 27 November 2020 | Politics

JEMIMA BEUKESWINDHOEKOutgoing Walvis Bay Urban constituency councillor Knowledge Iipinge, who has conceded to Independent Patriots for Change (IPC) candidate Florian Donatus Tegako, says his work...

Nigerians to slide into further...

1 day - 27 November 2020 | Economics

Camille Malplat and Louise Dewast More than 200 million Nigerians will slide further into poverty as the coronavirus pandemic has sent oil prices tumbling and...

Hit the ground running

1 day - 27 November 2020 | Opinion

At the time of penning this down yesterday, the tabulation of election results was still under way. It didn’t look like a good day at...

Auto Sueco gunning the future...

1 day - 27 November 2020 | Politics

OGONE TLHAGEwindhoekFrom its humble beginnings in 2004, Auto Sueco Namibia is now a reckoned force in the Extra heavy and heavy commercial vehicle market with...

Ivory Coast raises 1 billion...

1 day - 27 November 2020 | Economics

Ivory Coast's Eurobond sale this week, sub-Saharan Africa's first of the pandemic era, raised 1 billion euros (US$1.19 billion) and was five times oversubscribed, the...

Open defecation remains a problem

1 day - 27 November 2020 | Health

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKIt is estimated that 14% of Namibians living in urban areas practise open defecation, while 77% of people living in rural areas do the...

Load More