Ami Faku (born 28 May 1993) is a South African singer and songwriter known for hit singles “Love Drunk,” “Ubuhle Bakho,” and “Ndikhethe Wena.
Her style is a blend of the soul with modern pop and traditional Afro-soul sensibilities. She is fast becoming a household name and is known for her modern Afro-soul music style.
She collaborated with Sun-El Musician on the song “Into Ingawe” which reached a million streams within three weeks of its release and was one of the most played songs on South African radio.
Ami Faku Age
She was born on the 28th of May 1993 in Ezinyoka, Port Elizabeth, South Africa. Ami Faku is 28 years old as of 2021.
At the age of 6, Ami Faku had developed a strong love for music. She started singing at a house church which her father pastored and is influenced by the church, reggae, hip hop and everything she listens to.
Ami started recording music in early 2012 where her producer lived a few blocks away from her house.
In 2017, she contested in the TV talent show, The Voice SA, which was her major breakthrough into the music industry. Though she did not win, she caught the attention of the Vth Season record label who discovered she had so much talent and signed her.
Following her success on The Voice SA, Ami launched her debut single Ndikhethe Wena, Then later worked with De Mogul SA on Ungowam . She has also recently collaborated with award-winning producer Sun EL Musician on a song titled into ingawe
On 26 September 2019, Ami Faku released her debut album, “Imali” under Vth Season.
- Imali (2019)
- Into Ingawe (2019)
- Ndiyeke (2019)
- Lose You
- Ubuhle Bakho (2019)
- Love Drunk – Single (2018)
- Ndikhethe Wena (2018)
- Inde Lendlela (2019)
- Mbize (2019)
- Babuyile (2018)
She has an estimated net worth of $1 million to $5 million which she has earned from her career as a musician.