The great exploder
December 25, 2022

Song Exploder: Sampa the Great tells the story of 'Let Me Be Great'

Zambian songwriter, rapper, and singer Sampa the Great in the latest episode of Song Exploder tells the story of her song 'Let Me Be Great'. Sampa the Great and producer Mag44 break down the closing song of her album 'As Above, So Below', which features vocals from legendary West African singer Angélique Kidjo. Sampa the Great speaks about how she went from being defensive about her culture in her music to celebrating it.