- Socialite and singer Hajia4Real is a popular figure on social media
- But not many know Hajia4Real beyond the glitz and glamour
- In a chat with YEN.com.gh, Hajia4Real has revealed herself to fans
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Socialite Hajia4Real is forging a career for herself as a music star and she seems to be doing a good job.
In less than six months after she ventured into music full-time, Hajia4Real has released three bangers.
The songs Badder Than, Fine Girl, and the latest, God's Child, have been received well by fans with their high-quality videos earning her praise.
While Hajia4Real's popularity has shot up after starting a career in music, not many people know much about her beyond showbiz.
YEN.com.gh recently had a chat with Hajia4Real to find out more about the person behind the showbiz image.
In the interview with YEN.com.gh, Hajia4Real made many revelations about her personal life. Here are some of the most captivating facts below.
1. Real Name:
Mona indicated that her real name is Mona Faiz Montrage while explaining that Mona4real is her stage name as a musician and Hajia4Real remains her nickname.
"My name is Mona Faiz Montrage...Mona4Real is now my stage name and Hajia4Real is also there."
Mona refused to tell YEN.com.gh's Philip Abutiate her real age but admitted that she was not thirty years old yet.
Mona's name sounds foreign and her complexion looks very fair which points to a foreign connection. Yes, Mona is mixed race. She was born to a Ghanaian mother and a father of Lebanese descent.
"My mom is a 100 per cent Ghanaian from Upper West region and my dad is mixed. My grandmother [father's mother] is from Volta and Lebanese and my grandfather is fully Lebanese," she explained.
Mona has six other siblings who are all males making her the only girl in their midst. She disclosed that it was not an easy experience.
"I grew up with my parents and six brothers. So you can imagine growing up with boys. It was not easy."
While many may not know, Mona spent many years of her childhood in the northern parts of Ghana and according to her, it was an eventful childhood.
As the only girl child in the family, she was doing almost everything that her brothers did.
"Growing up in the north with my brothers...I used to do what the boys do. You know play football, climb the trees, ride bicycles to school. It was quite interesting. . Trust me, I've been there, done it all" she said with a giggle.
Beyond her career as a showbiz person, Mona told YEN.com.gh about her other sources of income.
According to her, she is an entrepreneur with businesses related to beauty and fashion. Some of these businesses, she said, are found in the North, Accra, and New York but she does not publicise as hers.
"I'm a businesswoman, I'm an entrepreneur, I'm a brand influencer...I am into the beauty industry and I've a couple of businesses in the North, Accra, and in New York but some of them I don't put on social media."
For those who may not know, Mona has a daughter called Naila who is five years old.
Sharing her motherhood experience, Mona revealed the birth of Naila had made her appreciate her mother more and also become hardworking.
"The feeling is something. I can't explain it. It feels good to be a mother," she said.
8. Relationship status:
With her looks, Mona's relationship is of interest to many and we asked her about it.
While she tried to be evasive, Mona indicated that she is currently in a relationship.
"I'm in a relationship. That's all you get," she said smiling.
You can watch a video of the interview below:
Meanwhile, Hajia4Reall’s daughter, Naila, seems to be ready to follow in her mother’s footsteps in making music.
In a new video sighted by YEN.com.gh, Naila has been captured singing her mother’s new song, God’s Child, so perfectly as if she wrote the lyrics.
The little girl was performing with a toy microphone and keyboard, and she is seen playing the keyboard herself.
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