Oyama Songo

Studio Manager

Oyama Songo is the studio manager at Downtown Music Hub. Oyama is born Engcobo in the Eastern Cape. He lived and studied in CAPE TOWN before Moving to Johannesburg in Pursuit of a Career as a Music Professional. He started as an intern at Downtowm Music Hub and worked his way up to senior engineer. Has since worked with a lot of prominent South African artists such as Sibongile Khumalo, Stimela, Mbongeni Ngema –Selaelo Selota– Zonke Dikana – Themba Mkhize – Kwesta -Soweto Gospel Choir – Wouter Kellerman –Portia Monique –Bye Beneco – Harrison Crump –Leanne Dlamini – ChianoSky -Victor Masondo – Emtee – Saudi – Zoe Modiga-Banda Banda & The Crocodiles-Reason – Blaklez – Nicholas Payton – McCoy Mrubata and Many More

  • Won a Grammy at the 61st Grammy Awards (2018) for Soweto Gospel choirs “Freedom Album”
  • SAMMA 27 Nominated For Best Engineered Album Of The Year (2021): Zoë Modiga – Inganekwane