EMAMKAY is a South African Record Producer, Emcee and Keyboardist raised between Johannesburg, Soweto and Pretoria.
His dense sound is often likened to Lo-Fi with Jazz overtones and a touch of Hip Hop.
EMAMKAY completed a Fundamental Sound Technology certificate at the Academy of Sound Engineering (ASE) and also enrolled at UNISA for an accredited Music Theory Program.
In 2018, EMAMKAY held a beat production lecture at J&B Hive, teaching the fundamentals of harmony and instrumental programing.
In 2015 he released his first EP – ‘THETA’ with Nokturnal Records. The album was welcomed with great reception and was reviewed and featured on various platforms.
EMAMKAY paid homage to Electronic music with ‘ALPHA’. The new-age, experimental record was released with Shimmy Records, A Brighton, England-based label.
In 2020, he released a Soul and Electronic inspired record, ‘DELTA’.
Notably, EMAMKAY’s composition, ‘Ode’ has been featured in three of Apple Music’s official playlists, namely Alternative R&B, Mood and Pillow Talk.
Listen to EMAMKAY’s music on The Global Experience hosted by Just Mo every Sunday, 2PM-6PM.
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