SAMKLEF is one of the most talented music producers/artistes in Nigeria. Signed on to ACE-STAGE ENTERTAINMENT, the bundle-of-talents who was born and bred in Lagos has worked with names like Sunny Neji, Ruggedman, Durella, Wizkid, Skales, D’Prince (Mo’ Hits), Simisola, J Bryte, Emmsong, O’cube, Jahdiel, Vector, Mudina, to mention a few, as a producer.
He’s also worked with several firms in the entertainment and advertising industries. Some of them are Sound Factory, Flow Records, Smashers Records, Back 2 Black, Mindfalls and Exp & i360. Rising from the streets with the harsh survival conditions of the typical Nigerian ghetto toughened Samklef and gave him an opportunity to see life from different perspectives. This is very evident in his songs as he shares his strong believes from the lessons he has learnt from his antecedents.
Samklef spans several years in the entertainment industry and this gifts him a lot of experience garnered overtime while working the best hands around here in every fields. In this period of time, he’s been able to perfect his primary skill has a world-class producer and also also as a gospel/inspirational singer with a very strong passion for communicating God’s love and hope to all mankind, his influences include Timbaland, Kanye West, Don Jazzy and Tuface Idibia.
His class and mastery of the skill as a producer is evident on mega hits like Durella’s My Life (Enemies), Wizkid’s Tease Me (Freestyle), Wizkid’s Don’t Dull, Vector’s Kilode and D’Prince’s Jonzing World. Having been able to establish himself as one of the best in production as far as Nigerian music is concerned, Samklef has decided to finally go all out in unleashing yet another side of his entertaining personality.
He released his debut album titled “NONI” earlier last year and has since re-packaged and re-introduced it with an international edition tentatively titled “NONILIZING” which dropped in January 2011. The international album which has been released under the stables of ACE-STAGE ENTERTAINMENT and is marketed and distributed by SAMMY VIBES ENTERTAINMENT, contains selected tracks from the album NONI like Noni and Classic while there are several new inclusions like Labalaba, Nonilizing, Molowo and Noni (rmx). Some of the featured artistes on the album are Vector, Wizkid, Skales, Iceprince, D’Prince (Mo’ Hits), Olamide and others.
Samklef currently has recently released videos of NONI (featuring Q and Obvious shot by GINI), LABALABA (featuring Skales shot by Patrick Elis) and Mi Ole Beru (Noni Rmx) (featuring Olamide & B’ranks) which are enjoying massive rotation on TV.
Samklef Ft. Olamide & B’ ranks – Mi Ole Beru (Noni Remix)