“Thank you so much for my tuition being paid,” Samaka wrote in a Twitter post. “I am so so so honored to be the first Black woman from Toronto, Canada to be accepted into Jay-Z’s School of Music,” she claimed.
THANKYOU SO MUCH FOR MY TUITION BEING PAID 🙏🏾📚🏆. I LOVE @BEYONCE & JAY Z!!!!! I AM SO SO SO SO HONORED TO BE THE FIRST BLACK WOMAN FROM TORONTO, CANADA TO BE ACCEPTED INTO JAY Z’S SCHOOL OF MUSIC 👩🏽🎤!!! WORK IN SILENCE. LOUD RESULTS. ❤️, I got the scholarship oh my God 🔥🔥🔊🔊 pic.twitter.com/7qgChz4J9K
— SAMi 🧚🏾♀️🐉 (@okaaysami) December 3, 2022
The singer and rapper will begin the university’s Vocal Performance BM degree in the Spring 2023 term.
“Live the LIU experience with over 280,000 alumni worldwide, in-demand majors, access to prominent internship placements and successful careers,” the acceptance letter wrote.” Shark Nation has over 30 Division I teams, state-of-the-art exercise and e-sports facilities, access to CEOs and leaders in industries, and a vibrant campus life filled with opportunities to expand your social and professional networks.”
According to Samaka, she has aspirations to become “the next biggest Nigerian female artist.” Now, LIU Brooklyn will support her in her journey.