BIO Samika is an eighteen year old musician, record producer and remixer from Colombo, Sri Lanka. He started playing piano at the age of nine. He has been remixing and producing music for different artists since 2016. He released his first single “Live The Life” incorporating the vocals of Sri Lankan recording artist Amanda in February 2018.
Top five influences? My top five influences are Rick Rubin, Ed Sheeran, Yanni, Alan Walker and Avicii
New projects? I have a new single called “Natasha” based on Maxim Gorky’s short story “One Autmn Night”, incorporating the vocals of Sri Lankan recording artist Priyantha Tilakasiri, coming out next month.
What got you into music? At first, I was a pianist (and I still am). Although I focused mainly on classical music, I loved listening to different kinds of music. Then I started remixing different songs and after one year, I finally produced my first single!
Anything to tell your fans? I would like to thank everyone who supports me and I always try to give something fresh to you! Biggest goals for 2018? My biggest goal for this year is to release my first EP.