Attih soul, Otta Orchestra thrills crowd at Russian Music Festival
Barcelona Based Nigerian Singer, Attih Soul alongside Otta Orchestra thrilled fans at the just concluded ‘Road to Yalta’ Russian Music Festival(RMF) in Yalta, Russia.
RMF is an annual international festival that features professional singers from all around the world, this year’s show hosted Nigeria’s Attih Soul who happened to be the first and only African to have been selected to perform at such a prestigious festival which also saw him performing alongside famous Russian music Icon, Yaroslav Sumishevskiy.
His emotional pattern of singing and reverberating voice captivated the audience and made him a crowd favorite.
After an outstanding performance, the Chairman of the Jury and Russian music executive, Lev Leshchenko was so impressed that he awarded Attih Soul with an amazing cash Prize, an award of excellence, and a Golden Microphone, as he dubbed him ‘The African with The Golden Voice’. Attih Soul was so impressive that there are speculations that he might be invited to perform at the next edition of the festival.
Attih Ekpenyong popularly known as Attih Soul hails from Cross River State and graduated from the University of Calabar with his first degree in Biochemistry. He started his singing in Calabar, after which he moved to Abuja to further pursue his music career. Attih Soul has since performed in places like South Africa, Won the French Music Festival, hosted by the Institut De Francais, and on May 29th, 2017.
Attih was given the honor of writing and performing the theme song of the 2017 Democracy Day, before President Muhammadu Buhari and the entire nation.