Guys… today we’ve got a special guest in the house.. He is an Alternative rock artist from Nigeria.. infact I was so lucky to get this interview done after days and days of tracking …
Now i arint joking this guy is tha bomb.. i call him the future daughtry.. lol. I have been on his trail after i heard one of his songs
So as luck may have it… we got an exclusive one, i hope you guys enjoy it… 🙂
Rooky kamiiz: Yo… mr phrance… itz nice been with you on the Xperience live ..
Phrαnce Rocks ®: Its my pleasure bruv
Rooky kamiiz: so sir can you give us a brief history about yourself?
Phrαnce Rocks ®: Okay!
Phrαnce Rocks ®: Real name Francis Adole Ogbleba ,a native of benue state ,studied maths/stat in lag and I’m a rock artist
Rooky kamiiz: What inspired you into Rock music?
Phrαnce Rocks ®: My bro is a great rock fan ,he actually made me pick interest in rock music cos he used to play dem every second
Phrαnce Rocks ®: Dat was back den tho
Rooky kamiiz: You must be lucky to have such a brother!!, A solo artist in Rock isnt an easy job so i was thinking Do you have a band …?? If yes , how did it come about?
Phrαnce Rocks ®: I actually hav a band dat. I work wit but I’m a solo artist
Rooky kamiiz: that’s nice… so How have you been… talking bout challenges… victories, joys and pains?
Phrαnce Rocks ®: Well ,nothnig good comes easy , its bin quite ruff but we bless God cos deres progress
Rooky kamiiz: now can explain to us about your genre of Rock music and why you did you chose it
Phrαnce Rocks ®: YeZzur
Phrαnce Rocks ®: I’m a rock head ,I do alternative rock and its sometin dat came naturally from within not like I chose dis part
Phrαnce Rocks ®: Lol
Rooky kamiiz: Lol
Rooky kamiiz: yea, now how do u promote ur songs in a country like this
Rooky kamiiz: That is inclined to Only dancehall nd party music
Phrαnce Rocks ®: d love for rock music is rily growing and I bliev deres a market for every kind of music ,its just to tap into ur market and not try to b everywhere
Phrαnce Rocks ®: We’re stil workin on gettin our materials out dere but so far its bin fair
Rooky kamiiz: Cool
Rooky kamiiz: any album in sight? or singles out yet ?
Phrαnce Rocks ®: Got 3songs out dere
Phrαnce Rocks ®: 2 official songs and a rock version of d nigerian national anthem I did
Phrαnce Rocks ®: Makin 3songs and workin on anoda single
Rooky kamiiz: Nice
Rooky kamiiz: For your fans and those about to know you… what should we expect from you..
Rooky kamiiz: like whats the latest?
Phrαnce Rocks ®: Expect more singles ,a video and my own show tagged “Rock Fever”
Rooky kamiiz: Coool
Rooky kamiiz: I am curious Tell us more about the Rock fever
Phrαnce Rocks ®: Rock fever is a show bout rock music ,its gon b d 1st of its kind
Phrαnce Rocks ®: Gonna do covers of rock song , my songs and I’v got supportin rock acts also
Phrαnce Rocks ®: JFc ,Clay ,Uchman and a host of others
Rooky kamiiz: Nice Nice ..
Rooky kamiiz: Can you tell us when and where its gonna hold?
Phrαnce Rocks ®: No specific date yet ,wud keep u guyz posted on any new development
Rooky kamiiz: We have all seen a rapid growth in Rock music in africa do u think its here to stay?
Phrαnce Rocks ®: Its here to stay!!!!!!!!!!!
Rooky kamiiz: Lol
Phrαnce Rocks ®: Yezzur
Rooky kamiiz: So as a rock fan… i wanna know ur top5 best bands and ur top5 least liked bands
Rooky kamiiz: Nd why?
Phrαnce Rocks ®: Dats a tough one ,least like I don’t tink I can answer dat
Phrαnce Rocks ®: And as far for best ,Hmmmmm
Phrαnce Rocks ®: No list basically ,jst hav loads of rock bands I like Kutless ,building 429 ,tenth avenue north ,7eventh time low ,chris Tomlin ,mehn d list is endless
Rooky kamiiz: Lol… ure a Rock head m/.
Rooky kamiiz: On your journey who are your inspirations, people u’ve worked with, influences.
Rooky kamiiz: Ur dreams and aims
Phrαnce Rocks ®: Daughtry has a very big influence in my music ,I’v worked wit protek ,we jumped on a joint ,and influences r d rock songs dat shaped me in dis part
Phrαnce Rocks ®: I hope to change d phase of rock music in naija and make it acceptable By his grace
Rooky kamiiz: Finally give a word of advice to your fans and all rock fans nation/world wide
Phrαnce Rocks ®: Be passionate abt wot u do ,put God 1st and keep on rocking
Rooky kamiiz: Yo guys … you’ve heard it alll from the man himself….. let’s Support him in any way we can .. below are links to his songs. Give it a try. #ipsum magis laborare
The anthem » http://t.co/ZVVc53FWKk