Soul Klef, an artist whose journey into the world of music began at the tender age of 8, finds inspiration in the legendary Michael Jackson. From those early days singing in church, Soul Klef embarked on a musical odyssey that has shaped his identity and artistry, delving deep into various genres and experiences that have enriched his musical repertoire.
Early Beginnings and Influences
At the genesis of his musical voyage, Soul Klef found his muse within the walls of his church, where the power of music intertwined with spirituality. The influence of Michael Jackson’s legendary artistry ignited a spark within his young heart, propelling him towards a destiny in music.
Musical Journey and Evolution
His journey was a tapestry woven with encounters of remarkable individuals who shaped his craft. Soul Klef’s high school days marked the genesis of his stage performances, evolving and refining his skills with every opportunity that presented itself.
His brother, an officer in the Nigerian Air Force, imparted the foundational lessons of guitar playing, while his friend,
Adewale Fapounda, the CEO of OGC Records, provided him with his first taste of the studio environment.
It was within these studios that he honed his skills, learning from masters like Carrio Xander, an experienced studio engineer, and producer.
The First Steps into the Music World
In 2012, Soul Klef released his debut single titled “# (Die a Legend),” produced by Carrio Xander, featuring P.I. This marked the inception of his musical journey into the industry.
Musical Diversity and Style
Soul Klef’s artistry defies confinement to a singular genre. His music traverses the rich tapestry of Afro, highlife, reggae, and various other musical styles. With hits like “IFE” and “Sweet Love,” produced by his friend DollyBM in 2017, he displayed versatility and prowess in his musical expression.
Notable Achievements and Accolades
His unique and emotive vocals earned him the esteemed “Best Voice of the Year” award in 2023, bestowed by the prestigious platform of Sumtom De Plug. Soul Klef’s dedication led him to sing in diverse African languages like Swahili and Ghanaian, showcasing his commitment to embracing various cultures through music.
The Current Chapter: SDP Entertainment Empire
Presently, Soul Klef finds himself signed to the esteemed music label SDP Entertainment Empire. Under the guidance of Sumtom De Plug, the CEO, Soul Klef has found a nurturing environment that fosters his growth as an artist, fulfilling his dreams in music promotion and recording.
Connecting Through Social Media
Soul Klef maintains an active presence on various social media platforms, engaging with his audience through his soul-stirring melodies and heartfelt lyrics. You can connect with him on
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