[Johannesburg]- Empire Records (Pty) Ltd and South African born and bred Hip Hop artist Truey Donatello is thrilled to announce the much-anticipated release of Saucy featuring @phantom_steeze taken off @duec33 upcoming project B3 available later this year. Following the success of his remix of DJ Cleo’s ‘Yile Gqom’ in 2017 and being individually known for their lyrics & sound, the track speaks to the level of growth SA Hip Hop has risen to. @truey33 expresses that he wanted to collaborate with Phantom on a track that resonated with the culture of new age Hip Hip in South Africa.
Produced by Durban beat-maker phoenix beats and engineered by Producer Elroy, Saucy introduces the listener to a sound that speaks for South African music yet still enhances the original sounds of old school Hip Hop.
Originally from Kwa-Mashu, KZN Luyanda Goba known to his followers as @truey33, has been a rising influencer in the South African Hip Hop scene since 2008. From former group MVT to a now solo rapper, Truey has since been nominated for over 3 Hip Hop awards including ‘BestNewcomer’ & ‘Best Mixtape’ all while balancing a ghostwriting career for some of SA’s prominent artists. Since signing to independent record company Empire Records SA, Truey has been silently puttingin hours of studio time, collaborating with many artists throughout 2017 while working on his long- awaited upcoming project titled B3. The project brought you club banger Ten Toes Down featuring the self-proclaimed North God, DA L.E.S and is packed with tracks Truey Donatello is known and loved for.