Nigerian born, UK trained music graduate and rap sensation; JAGA, has been generating a lot of follower-ship ever since he recently dropped the song “controlling” along with the high resolution musical video. Leisure Quest had the opportunity to interact with the young performer who stands far apart from others in terms of the world class music he churns out each time he sets his mind and voice to the task.
You too can be a part of this historic rise to fame, read the full interview below:
Tell us a little about your self
My name is Jagaceo Clyde Otsemobor. Born Nov 6 1988. From Edo State. I attended Carol Nursery & Primary School In Lagos, Igbinedion Education Centre Secondary School In Benin City & University Of East London Where I Studied Music Culture : Theory & Production.
Can you tell your fans how you became a rapper/musician?
I listened to a lot of hip hop music while growing up so i used to rap along to the lyrics of the songs then one day when i was 12, i just decided to write my own lyrics. During school hours, if we had a free period in class i would line up girls in class to dance while i did some rapping & beat on the table. Then it grew from there to here
What were you initial challenges?
Mostly finding the right producer to work on my music to my satisfaction, funding & management
What was your greatest source of motivation and support?
How many albums or singles have you made?
I have 2 Mixtapes out
Are you signed on to any record label or do you produce your music by your own outfit?
I have never been signed to a label
Name some awards you have received.
I have received 1 award from Top Naija music for best International act.
What are the current projects you are working on?
Tell Somebody Vol 2 (tell more people) will be available to stream and download from various platforms from Dec 1 2018
How can you be reached for booking concerning live performances at events or other musical engagements?
For bookings email email@example.com or call +2349030019635 Mike.
What are your future plans?
Getting signed to a record label abroad and going international, open a hall of recording studios, build a nursery and primary school.
What is your message to your fans
Las Gidi, let’s get it!! There is no me without you.
What are your favorite hobbies?
Boxing , Movies and Video Games.
JAGA a.k.a Bruce Lee with the Barz is the second son of popular veteran Nollywood actress Shan George
see JAGA’s music videos on youtube at FreeMe Tv and remember to subscribe to his channel: PresidentJAGA
By Myself https://youtu.be/nB6BWAnmt_M
E No Dey Sweet Me Again https://youtu.be/rfTnSpyHohA
Buckle Up https://youtu.be/09_uTQIu5Wg