Exclusive Interview With Xtiano – I Want To Be Famous And Fix Up The Upcoming
In this edition of NUBUNKeGIST, we present to you this sensational singer, song writer, composer and multi talented music distro.
To some of us, we only see the glory without knowing the story and that is why we take all effort to bring to you the story behind the glory of your favourite artiste.
Here is an exclusive Interview with Xtiano, the newest boy on the block.
eGIST: Can we meet you properly.
I’m Xtiano, a recording & performing artiste
eGIST: How did you get your stage name?
Got it on the pitch of play during a training session back then when I use to be a footballer
eGIST: What first got you into music?
I started craving passion for music during my high school days. Whenever I watch my friends who were into the music thing back then I got inspired and passionate
eGIST: Who inspired you to make music?
2BAM my current music producer, formerly known as Bamstey got me inspired
eGIST: How would you describe the music that you typically create?
It’s deep, reality and inspirational
eGIST: What is your creative process like?
When I’m in a happy mood I get thrown into the process
eGIST: Who would you most like to collaborate with?
eGIST: If you could go open a show for any artist who would it be?
eGIST: What is one message you would give to your fans?
Consistency, work & prayer is the key
eGIST: What is the most useless talent you have?
I don’t think I got any as such. I see my talents as positive in all ramifications
eGIST: Do you sing in the shower? What songs?
Yeah I do…Afro pop
eGIST: What would you be doing right now, if it wasn’t for your music career?
Would be a footballer or event planner
eGIST: Where have you performed? What are your favourite and least favourite venues? Do you have any upcoming shows?
Performed in Lagos, Owerri, Benin, Warri, Port harcourt, Ogun State, Enugu, Ibadan
No upcoming shows yet but hopeful
eGIST: How do you feel the Internet has impacted the music business?
The internet drew us closest to our celebrities and created more ways to make money even as an upcoming artiste
eGIST: What is your favourite song to perform?
Only You, my new soundtrack
eGIST: Which famous musicians do you admire?
WULRD, Davido, Wizkid, Burna Boy, 2Pac, Tiwa Savage, 6ixnine, Popcaan
eGIST: What is the most trouble you’ve ever gotten into?
A show I organized and invited dancers who were suppose to be paid by the management of the hotel but the show was cancelled and I couldn’t get funds to pay them. It was a nightmare between I and the dancers that midnight l, damn!
eGIST: What is the best advice you’ve been given?
Remember where you came from
eGIST: If you could change anything about the industry, what would it be?
The poor relationship between artiste and their colleagues…They don’t have deep love for each other only but a few understand
eGIST: What’s your stake about Nigeria music industry
To be famous with my songs and generate funds so as to fix up the upcoming ones and make their voices heard
eGIST: What’s next for you?
Only you my new music project. I need funds to fix her up
eGIST: Can you tell us about your new music
Only You is a love story between two lovers
eGIST: What Inspired the new song and Title?
Women across the globe who stand by their men in times of trials, brokenness and challenges
eGIST: what should we be expecting it?
Only You going global and getting recognitions, A music video alongside
Enjoying airplays and request, Going No. 1, getting accolades and recognitions
eGIST: One word to the people out there.
Love yourselves genuinely b’cos with Love u go understand say the next Man U see on the street helpless needs U to grow
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