Fast Rising Sensational Afro Pop artist GNEWZ shares his musical journey experience and plans for his career in an exclusive interview with Titilope Oshunlalu of City People magazine recently in Lagos.
Can We Meet You?
My Name Is Goodnews Emuemu, from Oleh Town In Delta State, Isoko to be precise, but popularly known as GNEWZ. I am currently a signed artiste to black and beautiful Africa Entertainment Record label based in Lagos.
What inspired you Into Music?
My Dad was a musician.
Who Inspired you to make Music?
My Cousin brother Who Is currently a Music Producer Mr. Omogbolu Israel Akpo A.K.A IZZY BEATS inspired me to make music.
How would you describe the music you typically create?
Very good question,I will describe my music as elevating, encouraging, uniting, and emotionally uplifting.
What is your creative process like?
I will say my creativity is from life, marital homes,failures and achievements.
Who would you most likely love to collaborate with?
Actually its a very long list but to mention but a few… 2baba, Kizz Daniel, Davido, Wizkid, Tems, Reekado Banks, Burna Boy and Fire Boy.
If you could go open a show for an artist who would it be?
Davido and Burna Boy.
One Message to your fans?
I love you all and will keep loving you.
Any negative talent?
Do you sing in the shower and what song?
Yes I do and the song is Energy by Fireboy
If not music,what else will you do?
Music,music and only music I will do and will always do,nothing else.
Can you mention your past performance/events
Orezi Experience, Wonder J (D Energy)Tvc live, Rainbow 94.1 Fm Anniversary, Clubs and Weddings.
Where/what are your favorite and least venues?Eko Hotels, O2 Arena, 02 Indigo, Hard Rock Café are my favorite and my least favorite are secondary school graduation Partie
Any Upcoming Shows?
Yes,Miss Liberty Nigeria – 2020 Beauty Pageant Event produced by Eletu Concepts and Powered by Tinadels Promotions & Awards Organization coming up Sunday, May 17th, 2020 at Bespoke Event Center, Lekki, Lagos.
How has social media platforms (Internet) has Impacted Music?Social media has really impacted music because,Its the only quicker means for reaching out to other parts of the world at the comfort of a Click Button.
Any favorite song to perform?
One of my Single Titled:- “Necessary” Prod. By C Major.
Which famous musician do you admire?
Any terrible experience you have ever gotten Into?
I can never forget the day my car breakdown on a highway.
What is the best advise you have ever received?
Humility and focus on my dreams.
If you could change anything about the Entertainment Industry what would you change?
I will change tribalism, nepotism and politics.
What is next for you?
Good music and videos.
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