1 In Music meets Rap newcomer AKILI K to find out what the up and coming artist has in store for his audience.
1 In Music: Hey AKILI K, thanks for joining us. First of all, what is unique about you and your music?
AKILI K [AK]: It’s me being me from how I am to how I’m feeling my music is my voice.
1 In Music: What or who shaped your music and who supports you?
AK: R&B Rap and hip hop has shaped my music all the artists that put effort in that genre of music influence me.
1 In Music: When did you realise you were going to make music professionally?
AK: Last year when COVID hit that was the time to be more professionally focused than ever so I just took it around that time and ran with it.
1 In Music: What type of music do you listen to?
AK: Rap, Hip-Hop, R&B, Pop
1 In Music: Who, to you, is the most undervalued music artist?
AK: [the most undervalued music artist is] G Eazy
1 In Music: How do you prepare for your performances?
AK: Like how I prepare for my football games. when playing I listen to other artists to pump me up before I record my own music.
1 In Music: What do you do when you don’t do music?
AK: I’m an actor as well. I’m producing my own movie at this time. It’s a sports drama film. I also run for exercise every day.
1 In Music: Success to you is…?:
AK: Just doing it the way the artists says they’re going to do it.
1 In Music: What do you wish you were told when you started out and that you think would help anyone who starts out?:
AK: Do music that inspires you, music the artist thinks is real and authentic.
1 In Music: Any upcoming projects?
AK: I’m promoting my single PPP produced by Dflame the journey that go me here was friends relationship vision my love for music my dreams of me performing in front of huge crowds one day but without the people around me I wouldn’t be at this point I’m at now. Yes I will be Realeasing more singles and music videos.
1 In Music: Thanks AKILI K. Where do we find you music / music project?
YouTube Akili k follow my Instagram Akili the real Keita also will be dropping my music on apple iTunes.