23 October 2016 Last updated at: 9:38 AM
Dominant 1 asks fans to name his upcoming project
Lilongwe based rapper and award winning producer Dominant 1 has asked his fans to name his upcoming extended play (EP).
Popularly known as D1, the rapper took to social media saying “I’m gonna let my Fans Name My EP”. “These are the titles I’ve shortlisted for my EP: Cold Heart of Africa, Kwathu Ku Malawi, Sick and Tired of Being Sick Tired, Malawi Akulira.”
As can be observed from the titles, the upcoming EP is about Malawi. The five track EP features productions by Felix Kapote formally known as Rebelmusiq, Ak Design and Flowryian. The EP will also feature up and coming artists such as Big Ben, Vinnie The Saint and MS Dro.
The hip hop community worldwide is currently discussing acceptance of new school music. As an artists who has been in the industry for 16 years, D1’s voice as an original is important.
“This EP will display a very different side of me. It will cater to my new fans or should I say younger fans without compromising my status,” said D1.
If you been wondering why he D1 has not put out music lately, he explains “I’m a producer so picking beats for this EP was a long process.”