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Pamputtae only female artiste on ‘Fire in the Booth’ J’can edition

Pamputtae only female artiste on ‘Fire in the Booth’ J’can edition

The year 2021 was one of strides for Pamputtae and it culminated with her being featured on British DJ Charlie Sloth’s Fire in the Booth (FITB) freestyle show.

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The episode, which unfolds as Jamaican cypher, will air on February 15 on Apple Music.

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“A friend of mine called me and told me about it and said I’d fit right in,” Pamputtae told The Gleaner . “When mi go deh and perform, Charlie seh, ‘Yuh voice bad! Yuh have a really unique voice, I love it’. There [were] a lot of men there and I was the only female and mi stand out and tek it to them.”

FITB is a global freestyle platform which first popularised as a segment on BBC 1Xtra with names like Drake, Migos, Pop Smoke, Megan Thee Stallion and Stormzy. Now on Apple Music, the show rolled out its Jamaican edition on January 4 with a freestyle session with Teejay. Sean Paul, Daddy 1, Zebee, Skillibeng and Runkus will have individual freestyle sessions before the season finishes with the cypher featuring Pamputtae, Jahshii, Fyah Roiall, Qrush, Laa Lee Zinthos, Blizzi, Kant10t, F.S and Dreadful.

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The FITB platform is known to attract wider audiences to featured talent, something Pamputtae capitalised on throughout 2021. The Single Mother singjay joined TikTok and has been creating a buzz with motivational videos, some injected with humour and theatrics

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