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USIENDE MBALI BY SAMMY ECHO FT SYMON TOKAL (THE STORY BEHIND THE TRACK)

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#UsiendeMbali by Sammy Echo ft Symon Tokal is a sensational RnB/Bongo track that’s set out to thrill the ladies out there. This track is a complete and totally funny impromptu ever project that I’ve been involved in. Leave alone the impromptu #TakeYouHome which Rapper Brascoh featured me, this is the funniest and fastest ever recorded song in my musical career to date! We recorded the track within just less than 10 minutes!
This is how it happened… I (Symon Tokal) had just landed home (Coast-Mombasa) from upcountry where I had been on my studies. I had a certain project aside from  #UsiendeMbali that was to be recorded by then. Immediately I jetted in (Haha!... Not aboard a plane though), I met my producer,(producer Naricks) who I had already worked with on my debut project (#WanasemaSikufai) that he had featured me alongside Charikizo. He is a very passionate producer and personally a brother too. I see the passion from within him. He had been working on a certain local studio called…

SO BEAUTIFUL BY SYMON TOKAL (THE STORY BEHIND THE TRACK)

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#SoBeautiful is Symon Tokal’s first ever single project. The single is a love song that highlights on the theme of beauty and love… inner and outer appearances and how they’re related to relationships. It’s an RnB track with a slow tempo and a dancehall-like fusion.
The lyrics were crazily crafted behind inspiration from a passerby.
“While in office, I (Symon Tokal) spotted a beauty passing by the road. The front of the office was open and just beside the road.. A busy highway. There passed this lady in red with gorgeous long hair and she was having that killer body and a smile. I was meters away but I was able to have a glance from within. Unable to even say "hi"… I temporarily left my station for some minutes to eat with the eyes (kukula kwa macho) Damn! She was hot as f**k!! I couldn’t move further but had to head back to my station after a thirst quencher from this passing angel! From there, the rest was history.. I spent 30 minutes busy working on nothing else but the l…