The South African Music Awards (Samas) were held on Saturday 31 July. The 27th annual awards point out turned into a in actuality significant one as awards for easiest amapiano, easiest gqom, and easiest kwaito albums were being handed out for the first time. However one enormous winner at the awards turned into singer-songwriter Matthew Mole who walked away with the sought-after Fable of the 12 months award for Make a selection it Together.
Mole had some strong competition in the category, going up against Grasp KG’s Jerusalema, Blaq Diamond’s Summer YoMuthi, and MFR Soul’s Fancy You Tonight to title a couple of.
MATTHEW WINS RECORD OF THE YEAR
Matthew Mole’s Make a selection it Together is the third single from his 2019 album, Ghost.
The Flee hitmaker expressed his gratitude after winning myth of the year, announcing the award turned into fully surprising.
“I turned into appropriate honoured to be named among so many SA bangers. The incontrovertible truth that this category turned into essentially based totally mostly purely on votes, appropriate makes me in actuality feel so encouraged and supported by so many wonderful people.”
‘KEEP IT TOGETHER’: THE INSPIRATION
The single turned into officially released in 2019 and Mole defined the inspiration at the abet of the song, turned into that everyone goes by means of subtle situations in life nonetheless we stop up rising so noteworthy.
“We appropriate have to you can contain to positively decide on and not stop.”
Last year, Mole took dwelling the gong for Most efficient Pop Album for Ghost.
MATTHEW MOLE: WHAT’S NEXT?
Mole released his music video for his single I’m With You on 2 July. The video turned into directed by Michael Forbes and Jason Haji-Joannou.
The 29-year-extinct musician gave fans a peek of the making of the music video as he showed off his performing abilities and navigated spherical town chasing his orange balloon.
Even supposing the superstar musician hasn’t formally launched he’s working on original music, there are positively a couple of suspicions that he’ll be working on one thing original.
Take a look at out his I’m With You music video right here: