Joseph Rutakangwa first appeared on these pages back in June of last year, upon the release of his popular single “I Was Meant For You“. That track introduced The Static Dive readers to a talented singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist producer based in Los Angeles, California. He is an eclectic and versatile musician whose sound blends elements of pop, hi-hop, and Afropop into a unique and fluid pop vibe.
Since his 2020 debut, Joseph Rutakangwa has released a steady string of successful singles. He has connected with fans around the world on popular tracks like last summer’s “Avani”. In recent months have seen Joseph’s star on a steady rise. His last two singles have already clocked a total of over a million streams.
“The Sound of Great” is the brand new single from Joseph Rutakangwa, released worldwide via all major streaming services on January 26, 2024. The song opens on a percussive acoustic and drum intro. Soon the beat lands on an infectious syncopated indie-pop groove. On the mic, Joseph offers a poetic and inspirational anthem of self-empowerment.
Check out “The Sound of Great” below. You can also hear the song on the Deep Dive : Pop & Rock playlist, or listen on your favorite streaming service. Follow the links below to connect with Joseph Rutakangwa.