Ready for an embrace, Samthing Soweto asks his fans: 'how do you like my debut album so far?' Picture: Twitter

Samthing Soweto debut album "Isiphithiphithi" is already making waves on social media

The 13-track album features DJ Maphorisa, Shasha, Mlindo The Vocalist, and MFR Souls.

Already, hours after its release, the album is making waves on social media, topping the trends list.

And it seems Mzansi has already found a December song, "Akulaleki", featuring Shasha.

Taking to his social media platforms, Samthing urged fans to preorder the album.

Fans, including US hip hop star Swizz Beatz, taking to his Instagram page, wrote: "Thank you for dedicating this song to me my brother @samthingsoweto Happy Birthday to al the Virgos 🤲🏾"

                                                                 

Thank you for dedicating this song to me my brother @samthingsoweto Happy Birthday to al the Virgos 🤲🏾

A post shared by the Real Swizz (@therealswizzz) on

Fan also took to Twitter to congratulate Samthing.

 I'm so happy to witness Samkelo finally getting the recognition and love he deserves,

It's been a long road for the Soweto-born who started his career as one of the founding members of the a cappella group The Soil. 

Samthing Soweto left the group, but has been credited for his vocalsce, co-writing, composing, and producing eight of 11 songs on their multi-platinum selling album "The Soil".