SHAPZZY’S INTERVIEW WITH IWONPOPULAR BLOG
Hello, my name is OJEDAPO SHADRACH AYOOLUWA and my stage name is shapzzy.
TELL US ABOUT YOUR MUSIC CAREER
I started singing when I was 9 and i developed much love for music from there. I have recorded so many songs but the few i have released are Olamba, Jeje, Sound it, Senorita, Over and so on. Music makes me happy and i love it.
WHAT GENRE IS YOUR MUSIC?
My primary gerne is World music and my secondary gernes are Afropop, Afrobeats, Hiphop and so on.
WHY WORLD MUSIC?
I do World music because i grew up listening to musicians like Fela, 2face, Timaya, Wizkid, Davido e.t.c and they have inspired me alot.
WHERE DO YOU GET YOUR INSPIRATION IN WRITING SONGS?
I get my inspiration from basically everything happening around me.
TELL US ABOUT YOUR LATEST SINGLE OVER.
Over is a special song that i released on the 7th of September, 2016. The gerne is World/Hip-hop and its a nice song any body will want to listen to any day.
WHO PRODUCED OVER?
Over was produced by 2gen2Beatz.
HOW LONG HAVE YOU KNOWN 2gen2Beatz?
I have known 2gen2 for a long time now and he was one of the master-minds behind Over.
WHO IS YOUR FAVORITE PRODUCER?
My favorite producer is Sarz. I look up to him alot and i love his beats.
WHAT SHOULD YOUR FANS EXPECT NEXT.
My fans should expect collabos from me and possibly a video for my New single Over.
HOW FAR DO YOU THINK OVER CAN GO?
Over is a special song and i believe it can be loved worldwide and be present in top charts worldwide.
WHO IS YOUR ROLE MODEL IN MUSIC?
My role model is Fela. I look up to him and i love his music so much!
WHERE DO YOU SEE YOURSELF IN THE NEXT FIVE YEARS?
I see my self making hits and changing the world with my music. I want to make the world dance.
MORE ABOUT SHAPZZY
OJedapo Shadrach ayooluwa popularly known as Shapzzy was born on the 31st of may 1999 in Ejigbo, Lagos Nigeria. He is the 2nd child of Mr and Mrs ojedapo and he has two male siblings. Shapzzy started singing when he was 9, he always had this special love for music and this made him start writing songs. He attended Ephraim international school (oke-afa, isolo, Lagos Nigeria) where he did his primary and secondary education. He started his fan base from school where he started singing and performing at social events that took place in the school. This made him well know in the school and gained him support from his fellow colleagues and teachers in the school. In 2011 he developed strong interest in music and decided to take his music as a career. Since then he started going to the studio and started recording. After graduating from Ephraim in 2014 he started performing in shows and started building his fanbase around. In 2015 he released his first official single titled “Olamba” which was available on digital stores worldwide for digital download. That same year he dropped another single titled “Jeje” which gained massive downloads online and various comments on social media by fans. This encouraged him to write more songs and keep pushing on his dream of becoming a well known musician. In early 2016 he made a cover of Wizkid’s sound it and released it for digital downloads and streaming on ITunes, Spotify, Amazon and e.t.c This gained him attention worldwide and started helping him builed his audience. That same year he dropped another single titled “Senorita” which was produced by 2gen2Beatz. Senorita got shapzzy lot of shows and he started performing his music around. He later anticipated the release of a new single titled over which would drop late 2016. He anticipated the single to be his hit song because he had special love for the song. On the 7th of September, 2016 shapzzy released over for digital downloads and streaming on ITunes, Spotify, Amazon, Google play music and e.t.c
OVER (2016) – Digital downloads and streaming.
SENORITA (2016) – Free downloads and streaming
SOUND IT (2016) – Digital downloads and streaming.
JEJE (2015) – Digital downloads and streaming.
Olamba (2015) – Digital downloads.
Instagram – @shapzzy
Twitter – @shapzzymusic