Lyrical Dr Smith whose real name is Simon Smith Segak hails from Pankshin LGA, Jos. He raps In both English and Hausa, Lyrical Dr Smith was also a presenter with unity FM 93.3 in Jos.
He started music at the age of 7. Speaking of how he started Lyrical Dr Smith said “I use to beat our dining table, empty milk can miming rap songs when I was 7 and later joined a music performing /dance group called ‘The Lords Ship’. The group consists of 5 members and what we basically do in the group is singing and dancing in churches when invited, birthdays, naming ceremonies. I was the rapper in the group”.
The Rapper is known for his ability to attack any beat with mind blowing lyrics started a successful music carrier in 2008 when he won a rap battle and was given a free session by first wave and SUKASOUNDS to produce a song titled: Shining Bright. In 2015 Jeremiah Gyang featured Smith on his song ‘DanGata (Meaning Royalty)’. The song made wave all over Nigeria.
In 2016 he signed a record deal with an Abuja based record label M.O.S.S
President of the record label Mr. Donald ‘Maacdi’ Mbaka revealed that the choice of Lyrical Dr.Smith is as a result of his potential as a natural artist and his unique talent and needs to be heard globally.
Released a couple of songs under MOSS and is now with Ice Prince Zamani’s Super cool Cats
His Latest single with the video “Shan Tea Da Fork” is currently making waves all over Nigeria.
On this day we wish a great son of Jos many more years of successful carrier in Good health