Samuel is a guitarist who can play various other musical instruments as well.
He was the chairman of the NUS Raffles Hall Band and Unplugged groups between the years 2009 and 2011. During his tenure, he performed at various events ranging from varsity concerts to caroling at shopping malls to corporate Dinner and Dance. His band participated in the Stardust competition in 2011 and finished as one of the finalists.
In subsequent years, he went on to perform in private functions such as birthday bashes and weddings. He is skilled in playing any pop song by ear and in improvisation, and is adept at vocal harmony as well. He likes bands like Maroon 5, The Script and Coldplay. He likes artistes such as Adele and Jason Mraz. He is fluent in the English, Chinese, Malay and Japanese languages.