Sampa The Great Shines on ‘Paved With Gold’ Featuring Estelle [LISTEN]
Aussie-based rapper Sampa The Great may not be a household name, but she’s garnering buzz with her latest single, “Paved With Gold.” The song, which features British singer Estelle, will appear on HERoes Act 2 EP, which drops today (May 10).
Over a mellow productions, courtesy of Rahki, Sampa spits lyrics about trying to find a new direction in life even when she is uncertain about the journey.
"If you don't stand alone you gone fall alone / I believe in me and go hard
And you gon' walk right out of your pain / And you gon' walk right into your path," she raps.
Meanwhile, Estelle delivers positive affirmations in the chorus, singing, "I know for certain / The streets weren't paved with gold / Still got your soul / I know it's pressure, baby / But hold on to it all / Still got your soul."
Next month, Sampa The Great will embark on her Fire Sign Tour in the U.K. The trek kicks off on June 9 in Sydney, Australia, and wraps up July 8 in Darwin, Australia.