Can we meet “YungStar”?
Benjamin Adebowale Adeleke, born into the family of 4 and am also the First born. My Stage name is Wf YungStar
Growing up, what were your musical influences?
Huh.. My growing up was Not that hectic, but still gonna give thanks
to God….I grow up to find my self in love with music, you know some
people decide to choose music and do it for pleasure, but music
chooses me and that’s what I love doing singing and I also grow up in
likes of 2baba , tony tetula, king sunny Ade, Dagrin and so
much more to mention.
Are you currently under any management?
No! No! As for now na me dey manage my self oooo (laughs) ..u know the way things are in this country , is very hard for an upcoming artist to get signed
How many songs have you been able to release?
Your last song Who Is Your Daddy really make waves in the city of Kano and some other Northern cities, do you have any plans of expanding your boundaries?
Huh…. Very soon i will be dropping something big……
Titled ABINIBI featuring Yongbost from Lagos
Produce by Pedro so we are still working on it and by Gods grace it
will drop very soon so watch out for me!! (laughs)
Guess we should be expecting something great?
Yea For sure…. like some thing really great .
Have you been in any competitions?
Yea so many, Rap battle of a thing and some other stuff like that ….
mehn this one shock me (laughs) for the performance I don’t really get nervous , cause that’s what have been doing from primary school …you know addressing audience and Debate of a thing so I don’t get nervous.
But for that competition bros! (laughs) at time I do get nervous
cause, I don’t know the kind of person I will be facing out there and
the kind of stuff heshe is made of..
How do you balance your music with other obligations?
Bros this one no be day job (laughs) Doing music and also going to
school ..is not easy ..but I have no option cause I can’t leave music
for school and also can’t leave school for music all I have to do is
to stay calm and endure…
Have you ever get embarrassing moments on stage, and which of your performance would you tag as the best thus far?
yea! many embarrassing moment I can’t even mention .. as an upcoming we face a lot …. I don’t have any best performance. Am trying everyday to build more confidence and be able to satisfy my audience more and more.
Thank you and God bless you for your time.