After a Superlative 2011 where he received International recognition and awards for his inspiring song “Pathway to Hope” and many singles “Exodus” and “Jah We Calling” receiving worldwide reviews and applause, Tru South is back with his Official first single off his soon to released album “MetaMorphosis’.
On “Mimshack”, Tru South raps and sings about celebrating triumph over trials and Tribulations and elevation into new heights.
TRU SOUTH is KING. Aptly described as a Nigerian Enigma, Tru South (Real names, Daniel Atima) has inspired a lot of Nigerian Underground artistes since the last decade. He is credited to have named popular singer (A1 Sugarboy) among other influences on Upcoming acts (like Yung6ix) since he started his Musical Career 9 years ago. The Name Tru South is Popularly known in the Streets of Port Harcourt, Warri, Lagos and its Environs, He was a Street King until he received the Rhema…. Tru South turned to Contemporary Gospel.
The Super Talented ” hip hop soul ” artist whose Father was also a Musician took the quantum leap .The rapper/singer released a super soulful song ” pathway to hope” in 2011 FOR VICTIMS OF THE TSUNAMI IN JAPAN which gave him international recognition and award from President Obama’s Council. He later released the hit single “jah we calling” a prayer song for Nigeria during the recent socioeconomic challenging times.
He has always had a thing for positive music,so when he switched from secular to positive/gospel music, Few were surprised. There have always been a Divine influence, a force ,a persuasive call on the inside that have propelled Tru South to these Heights and have pushed him to be a broker of divination, inspiration and positive influence bringing about positive changes through his music.
Tru South (who works with renowned American promoter Rick Hendrix of Rick Hendrix Company USA ) is putting finishing touches to his début album titled METAMOPHORSIS scheduled to drop before the End of the Year