Immerse Yourself in Laidback Beats and Enchanting Afrobeats Rhythms on ‘Essence of Faith’
Thami Jay, the Gospel House artist, presents an enthralling and danceable exploration of Christianity in his latest album, ‘Essence of Faith.’ Going beyond traditional gospel music, this release seamlessly combines the joy of dance with praising the Lord, bringing the church experience to the streets.
Listeners are treated to a variety of tracks that range from upbeat chant-filled melodies, including hypnotic chants and harmonies like ‘The Water of Life’ and ‘Sincela Amandla,’ to more intimate and vocal-focused pieces like ‘Saviour and Healer’ and ‘Ulcendo Lwami,’ performed by Thami Jay himself. Every track is a self-produced, recorded, and engineered masterpiece, offering a delightful array of elements to discover, from lively staccato synths to groovy saxophone licks and captivating jazzy piano sections that will leave you craving more.
With ‘Essence of Faith,’ Thami Jay once again proves his prowess, delivering a strong release that aims to motivate listeners. He shares, “Through this album, I hope to inspire the belief in God’s existence, encourage perseverance, and instill the faith that things always work out for the greater good. I want listeners to hold onto their faith and find inspiration in every moment.” If you’re seeking an Afro-house boost this summer, don’t miss out on this exceptional album.
Thami Jay’s passion for music began at a young age, starting with singing for the school choir and honing his skills on the keyboard and drums while serving in the worship team at Robega AM. His talent soon caught the attention of Gospel singer Vicky Vilakazi, and he found himself performing alongside her in Johannesburg. Returning to his hometown, Thami Jay ventured into music production while serving as the music director for the Life Changers Church.
His exceptional abilities led him to collaborate with a diverse range of local and national artists, including Tumi from Adila and Lehlohonolo, Douglas Mosadi, Mo Molemi, and Henny C, among others. Currently running ‘Elevations,’ his own production company, and working at Mofunk Gospel studios, Thami Jay has already released seven albums, solidifying his reputation in the South African music scene. With his unstoppable drive and boundless creativity, Thami Jay is making a name for himself and leaving an indelible mark on the music industry.