‘’Naskia bado kuna marapper wamestick kwa cypher/ Zangu ni kutoa soundtracks za SciFi’’ goes the opening line for Octopizzo’s latest hit ‘Utanishow’(Khaligraph diss track). Looks like it wasn’t just rap talk and a cheap rhyme after all. After a recent meeting with Toronto Raptors GM, Masai Ujiri , Octopizzo confirmed through his social that one of his tracks is the soundtrack for the upcoming film documentary ‘Giants of Africa’.
Giants of Africa is a program founded by the Nigerian- born, NBA executive that uses basketball to educate and enrich the lives of underprivileged African youth. The documentary tells the story of the 13 year old elite basketball camp program that has done so much for many African players, coaches and mentors over the years.The program now runs in 4 nations, Nigeria, Kenya, Rwanda and Ghana.‘Black Star’ featuring Octo’s daughter Tracy is widely expected to be the soundtrack for the film that will premier at Toronto Film Festival from 16th September – 19th September.