Fast-Rising Nigerian music artist popularly known as Somto Tagged as one of the best young artists
Somtochukwu Emmanuel Udogu popularly known as Somto is the fast-rising Nigerian Music sensation known for his soulful and adventurous Afro-pop, Afro Beat genre who has been named as one of the best young artists of his generation.
Somto was born in 1996 in Lagos where he completed his primary and secondary schools, before moving to Eastern Nigeria and graduated from the department of linguistics in Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State. He is originally from Uli in Anambra state, the same country home with Kcee and E-money.
From a family of three, he’s very special to his parents having grown up with his father and mother only who were also musically inclined, which greatly influenced his love for music.
Somto has been singing since he can remember but became intentional about music in 2013 when he has devoted his time to put out a lot of works, freestyles, covers on social media, stimulating a lot of interest from music fans all over the world. The stage name Somto is an Igbo name from his original name Somtochukwu which means “Praise the Lord with me”.
Somto has been consistent on this journey against all odds, dishing out good music to define his sound, audience, and to announce that he was born for this game, which is literally his life and you cannot dispute this fact when you listen to his songs. He hopes to be in the conversation in the next five years by establishing his footprint in the hearts of lovers of good music around the globe.
Somto has his songs on digital music platforms like Audiomack, Spotify, Youtube Deezer etc.
Somto recently left the street and signed a deal with VGH Muzic and would be dropping his projects in the next couple of weeks which will definitely blow the minds of his teeming fans.
Somto Papi is a good writer and we hope to read from him in the nearest future. He is sociable, ambivert, and a huge fan of Wizkid.
Somto is currently engaged with his music.
You can check him out on social media platforms