Continuing to build on the success of his predecessor ‘SOHANA’ which we featured earlier this year, he returns with a new record, entitled “OTL.” This upbeat synth-assisted offering, see’s the singer step into the shoes of a person who does not want be romantically pursued. The production combined with Shamil’s pop-inflected vocals are also somewhat reminiscent of The Weekend’s most recent work. In addition the lively new track we receive a vibrant animation for the visualiser.
With Shamil’s forthcoming project The After Party drawing closer, it looks as though it will be a very promising start to the new decade for the 21-year-old. The artist boldly represents the future of black music, while merging and moulding genre’s to create his very own sonic.