This is how we introduce to this clean upcoming rapper who calls himself Blake. His name is Onwuagana Ifenna Chiemelie and he hails from Nteje in Anambra State.
He is a versatile artiste who practices rap and hip hop genres. This guy has the skill to become a huge mega star in the music industry so watch out for him. We had a little interview with him and this is it;
How did you come about your stage name?
Well the name came from my friends who said it meant a young handsome guy. I have adopted it ever since.
What inspired you to venture into music
My inspiration to venture into music came when I was in my SS1 class in secondary school. I and my friends used to freestyle to different instrumentals and I was really good at that.
Tell us about your Childhood and family background
Well I have spent most of my life in Enugu, that’s where I grew up. I come from a family of four; I, my sister and and our parents.
We know its not easy, so how do you combine music and academics
Really it is not an easy job, but by Gods grace I am coping and trying to combine the both. So far it has been going well for me.
What has been your greatest challenge as a rapper
Well my greatest challenge has been finance and also publicity. I am looking for ways to get people to recognize me and my talent.
Which top artiste would you like to feature and why
I would like to feature M.I Abaga because I really draw a lot of inspiration from his rap and the way he delivers his punchlines.
Do you have any upcoming projects we need to watch out for?
For now, No. This is because I am still trying to promote my previous projects.
Who is your role model and why do you respect him
My role model is M.I Abaga because he is just the true definition of talent. And so far it doesn’t seem like he let the fame get to his head. He is still humble, relatable and very original.
Where do you see yourself 2 years from now?
By Gods grace I see myself at the top stage of the music industry with my name on everyone’s lips.
Find out more from him and download his song titled “Highness” here