‘I acquired into songs as an escape route’ | The Guardian Nigeria News

While songs continues to be a universal language all people can relate with, its assorted character also remains exceptional, with each and every artiste making his or her possess type. Some of them go as much as offering names that match them to their design and style of new music.

For Edo State-born Afro-Entice artiste, Bello Tawfiq, who is far better recognised in the enjoyment marketplace as Hefe the Previous King, audio is an escape route and a ideal way to express himself. “My day by day daily life and ecosystem are affect and supply of inspiration for my song writing.”

On his sojourn into songs, the Etsako prince stated: “I obtained into audio as an escape I wasn’t truly allowed out of the home so it grew to become my factor. I constantly look at tunes videos, hear to audio and observe until eventually I resolved to commence recording.”

Although his motivation was to research engineering, time, nonetheless, shaped his path until finally he observed his voice in the microphone and the studio.

“Growing up, I wished to be an engineer, but with time, I fell further into audio. Songs is a life style, you breathe, eat and slumber with it.”

In contrast to most artistes, who frequently have a working battle with their mother and father, Hefe drew toughness and zeal from his mother and father who, from the go, gave their blessings to him to do new music.

“Thanks to my mom and dad, who have normally been pretty supportive. They insisted I get the degree 1st.”

Some of the major singers and songwriters, who spiced up his talent contain Wizkid, Burna Boy and Davido with worldwide acts like Lil Durk and Pooh Shiesty.

“Though my sort of tunes is unique from what they do, they have presented so a great deal flavour to the field,” he said.

As an Afro-entice artiste, he is above the moon with the launch of his debut one entitled Are living My Life, the assessment and responses of which have been head-blowing, and make him experience excellent.

At all instances, Hefe wants to strike the correct twine to satiate his lovers. Therefore, he has rolled up his sleeves to preserve hitting the industry with banger sounds right up until he receives to the peak of his career.

“My lovers must expect appears they have never ever heard in Africa in advance of. My EP, Rebel, is in progress,” he declared.