The artist known for the hit song “Finesse” shared insights into his musical journey and upbringing in a recent interview with MTV Base Africa.
Born and raised in Lagos in a family deeply connected to the church, he was brought up in an environment where music played a central role.
He revealed that his father, who served as a pastor, was instrumental in his early musical education. From a young age, he learned to sing and play various instruments, including the piano. This upbringing laid the foundation for his musical talents and passion.
Despite his early exposure to music, the artist initially began his career as a producer. However, he always harbored the ambition to transition from being a producer to a full-fledged musician.
One of the surprising turns in his career came when his hit song “Finesse” gained popularity on TikTok. This unexpected success added another layer to his journey as an artist.
Reflecting on his creative journey, he expressed his desire to someday turn his experiences into a movie, as he believes his story can be inspirational to others.
He emphasized that, despite the ups and downs, he remains driven by the same passion for music that he had as a child in the church choir, playing the keys while his father delivered sermons.
In essence, his musical journey has been a fulfilling one, marked by growth, challenges, and unexpected successes, and he continues to be inspired by the same love for music that ignited his passion from a young age.