Despite facing obstacles and opposition from those in power, if something is meant to be, it will happen. This idea is exemplified in the story of Saudi, who has faced significant challenges in his life, including the loss of friends and love for this industry. However, despite these setbacks, he has returned to the South African hip-hop scene with an album that is sure to cement his place as a top artist. His highly anticipated album, “Msotra Don’t Die,” is being released under his independent record label, OVLOE Monopoly. The album consists of 18 tracks and is a tribute to his journey as well as a celebration of maternal love and the pursuit of dreams.
The album showcases Saudi’s evolution as an artist, affirming, “I’ve reached a whole new level in my ability. I’m finally at a point where I believe in myself more than any artist.” The standout feature of the album lies in the collaboration with Emtee and J-Smash on tracks like “Pardon Me” and “Politiki” illuminating the album’s dynamic essence.
This is the album to check and enjoy, Saudi is adding to a list of beautiful albums e received from South African rappers in 2023. The album resonates with universal themes of love, hardship, triumph, and self-belief. Saudi envisions it as a refuge for anyone going through despair, fostering strength and hope.