Sampa the Great (Sampa Tembo) is a poet and singer-songwriter. Expressing herself through music, poetry and visual art, Sampa captures listeners with thought provoking words, while encouraging people to enjoy the simplicity of creativity.
Sampa was born in Zambia, whereas at a young age her family decided to move to Botswana, where she was raised. At age 9 she decided to dig deep into this new found love hip-hop. It began when she walked into her cousin’s room to call him for dinner, 2pac – Changes was playing. Listening to the lyrics and harmonies, she fell in love.
Check out her single ‘Blue Boss’ below:
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