Published on November 12th, 2023 | by Charles Myambo0
Chat with SAMA Award Winner & Amapiano Household Name – 9umba | Amapiano Icons
“Nomoro KeNumba” who is best known as “9umba” is an exceptionally gifted and decorated South African artist. 9umba rose to prominence as a producer in the fast rising Amapiano genre. Most music fans know him from his massive 2022 hit – UMLANDO. Along the way, 9umba has reached “Multi-Platinum” status while also receiving a highly coveted “SAMA” award. The Hype Magazine’s Life & Style correspondent, Charles Myambo recently had an interview with 9umba. Below are some of the interview excerpts.
Full Video Interview
- (Link Coming Soon)
Key Points Discussed;
- The Creative Process behind uMlando
- The collaborative aspect of Amapiano
- How 9umba made his ascension in the Amapiano Industry
- The fast paced nature of the Amapiano industry
- Difficulties that many big artists including 9umba face being in the music industry
- The boldness and courage required to put your work out there to be judged by music listeners.
- How the quality of the record is determined by the listeners/audience and not by the artist
- 9umba’s aspirations and vision for the Amapiano industry
- & many more