Who Is S.O.?

Seun Otukpe hums a chorus barely louder than a whisper. Known to hip-hop fans by his initials, S.O., Lamp Mode’s first international artist can still recall his earliest recording. So vivid is the memory, it’s like the beat still plays in his head. Almost...

Q & A With S.O.

In 2011, it began. In 2012, it continued. In 2015, it ends. Lamp Mode artist S.O. is back with the highly anticipated release entitled So It Ends. With his debut album So It Begins, S.O. gave fans gems such as Sure Thing, Lows and Highs and Love Is.  The...

S.O. is Coming Back to South Africa

Nigerian born and London raised, Seun “S.O.” Otukpe is in South Africa for the second time in as many years. His tour stops will also include outreach and speaking engagements in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban as well as Manzini, Swaziland. S.O. shares...


Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our affliction, so that we may be able to comfort those who are in any affliction, with the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted by God.

II Corinthians 1:3-4

One musician. One microphone. One mission.

There’s a reason why Seun Otukpe, Lamp Mode Recording’s first international hip-hop artist, bears his soul so much in his music, which has been labeled as “emo rap.” S.O. knows he’s not the only person that has experienced pain, and he wants to show others how to find comfort in Christ during the storms of life.

“That’s what I want my music to be,” S.O. said. “I want my music to be the music that comforts those in affliction, that brings joy to people, that encourages the heart, that encourages the soul.”




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