Hip Hop star King 98 has enlisted the services of popular Nigerian producer Speroach Beatz born Obi Prosper on his upcoming album.
Speroach Beatz is behind some of Nigeria’s smash hits among them “Assurance” by music superstar Davido.
Speroach Beatz who has been in Zimbabwe for 3 weeks described King 98 as ‘hard working and focused’.
“King 98 is a genius , we have managed to record 16 songs in the past 3 weeks, that alone shows that he committed to music,” said Speroach Beatz.
King 98, probably one of the brightest prospects of hip hop in Zimbabwe have been on a roller coaster since he announced his arrival on the music scene few years ago.
Born Kudakwashe Dondo, the Francesca hitmaker has transversed the region performing and collaborating with Africa’s music heavy among them Platinum Diamond, Nasty C and Davido.
“I am excited to work with Speroach Beatz, he is more of a brother to me and we have a cordial relationship,” said the high flying singer.
King 98’s biggest record to date is Kachiri together with Platinum Diamond which has raked over 5 million views on You Tube.
The collaboration has shown the 21-year-old artiste’s growth in the music industry following other successful collaborations with South African Nasty C on the song Wacko and Nigerian Zlatan last year.
On November 13 the young musician will release a single titled “I bet” paving way for a new album to be released in March next year.