Hello, Can we know you?
Moklin Micheal: Yep, sure my name is Michael, you can call me Mo’Klin
When and why did you start singing?
Moklin Micheal: My love and passion for music won’t allow me to be just a fan of the art so I think I was born to do it
Is your family musical?
Moklin Micheal: I’d say yes cos mum loved music alot same as my younger siblings but I’m the first to take it this serious
Which famous musicians do you admire? Why?
Moklin Micheal: Internationally I listen to artist like The Weeknd, Chris Brown, Jeremih, Migos, Lil Uzi Very and alot of the new school Rnb/Hip hop generation. While locally I listen to artists like Burna Boy, 2Baba, Vector, Sean Tizzle and a little more of them
Have you been in competitions?
Moklin Micheal :Yes, I have
Moklin Micheal: Sure, I won the best vocalist from a talent hunt back in 2013
Do you perform in public? Describe those
occasions? Concerts, radio, TV?
Moklin Micheal: I perform at different concerts, street jams, carnivals, birthday parties etc…long as I get paid, its all about the money too you know
How do you handle mistakes during a
Moklin Micheal: I been doing it for long now so I know how to handle stuff whenever it gets out of hand
Do you get nervous before a performance or a
Moklin Micheal: Yes, sometimes
Do you have deal with any record label?
Moklin Micheal: No, I’m an unsigned hype but I do have my record label which I call SGM, I’m the only functioning artist under the label
How long have you been in the music industry?
Moklin Micheal: I’ve been doing music underground for a while , I’m still trying to break into the industry big time. That’s what I’m working towards
Any record so far?
Moklin Micheal: Yeah yeah, I just dropped the first single off of my pending mixtape and I still got more music to put out
Tell us more about your mix tape
Moklin Micheal: My mixtape is something I’m working hard on. It’s my first major project and telling by the feedback I get on a daily, it is very much anticipated by my hardcore fans.
Its gonna bring out the versatility in me, some song are straight hip hop while I still have a few commercial and club joints on it too..
I dont wanna let the cat out the bag just yet but trust me its gonna be amazing when it drops
Which producer and artist do you hope to work with
Moklin Micheal: On the mixtape I have a few big name producers like Sarz, SenseBeatz and Pacwel while on the artists featuring side I don’t wanna talk about just yet but I promise you’ll be the first to know when it’s time
Where Do you see yourself in the next 5yrs
Moklin Micheal: A-List is where I’m heading to
What are your major challenges right now?
Moklin Micheal: Proper promotion platform is the main challenge to me right now
What have you been doing to overcome this challenge?
You see, getting airplay is not easy here in Lagos and that’s the part I’m working on currently. But I have very many DJs playing my music in different club houses and bars plus I’m on many blogs on too, not that I’ve conquered the internet yet but I’m close to doing that, yes you can google me if anyone thinks I’m bragging.
I’m also trying put out videos
Can you do a lil freestyle for us? A video freestyle
Moklin Micheal: (Laughs) sure, anything for you
So, Any messages for your fans?
Moklin Micheal: They shouldn’t give up on me cos i need them alot and i appreciate everyone who downloads my music, I’m grateful. Watch out for more music coming from me. Thank you
There has been open by your fans about your smoking habit,what’s your say in this?
Moklin Micheal: I think they should focus on the music. Smoking is a personal lifestyle
Thanks for your time
Moklin Micheal: Thanks a lot for having me