- Nigerian artist Fazil, also known as Fawaz Oyebode, began his musical journey during high school assembly gatherings
- He recently achieved significant success by releasing a remix of his track "Fiona" in collaboration with Ghanaian artist Lasmid
- In an interview with YEN.com.gh, Fazil shared insights into his musical development and upbringing
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Young Nigerian artist Fazil, officially known as Fawaz Oyebode, began his musical journey during his high school days, where he first discovered his passion for singing during assembly gatherings.
Fast forward to the present, Fazil has shown his talent again with a remix of his hit track "Fiona" in collaboration with the sensational Ghanaian artist Lasmid. The original song garnered an impressive 3 million streams across various music platforms.
What Fazil told YEN.com.gh about his development into a sensational artist
In an exclusive interview with YEN.com.gh, Fazil shared insights into his journey and development as a promising artist.
"I was raised in a Muslim household, but my journey led me to a Christian school where I first uncovered my passion for music during school assemblies. My musical path continued at the University of Lagos, where I triumphed in a prestigious singing competition. It was during this time that I fully realized my true calling in music, which fueled my determination to pursue my career aspirations more seriously," Fazil explained.
Now on the cusp of an exciting career, Fazil is gearing up to unveil his debut EP, offering music enthusiasts a glimpse into his budding artistry.
Check out the song with Lasmid below:
Ghanaians react hilariously on social media to Naira Marley's old video expressing interest in signing Lasmid to Marlian Records
Meanwhile, in response to an old video resurfacing where Nigerian musician Naira Marley expressed interest in signing Ghana's Lasmid to his record label, Marlian Records, Ghanaians have taken to social media to share their amusing reactions.
This humorous response comes in the wake of a recent controversy involving a former signee of the record label whose unfortunate demise was linked to alleged threats from Naira Marley.
While many netizens found amusement in the memes circulating online, others commended Lasmid's mother for her unwavering prayers in support of her son's career.
Lasmid speaks out about VGMA performance criticism in Hitz FM interview
Also, during an interview on Hitz FM, Lasmid finally addressed the controversy surrounding his VGMA performance earlier this year, which received widespread criticism for falling short of expectations.
The Ghanaian musician openly admitted that he felt disheartened by the negative feedback he received following the performance.
When probed about what went wrong, Lasmid explained that he couldn't pinpoint a specific reason but acknowledged that the performance did not unfold as planned by him and his team.
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