Saturday, 15 August 2015
See what Phyno said about his carrer..
released last year has revealed about his journey so far. He has at this year’s MTV Africa Music Award, MAMA that was held recently in
South Africa, described his journey into the music world as one that was punctuated with lots of
hustling, consistency and striving to be relevant in the showbiz industry. He was quoted as saying "“I
remain grateful to God, because I have crossed bridges I almost thought I couldn’t. My journey is one
that is filled with so much hustling, plenty consistency and striving to be relevant in the industry".
He paid tributes to the likes of Niga Raw and late MC Loaf, saying they were the artistes that inspired
him into rapping in indigenous language. “I give credit to Niga Raw, late MC Loaf, they inspired
me. I took over from them. I’m still singing in my indigenous language. I’m happy I have inspired a
lot of young artistes who are singing in their indigenous languages. Phyno started musical career as
a producer in 2003, released his debut album “No Guts No Glory”, in 2014, featuring Timaya,
Flavour, Ruggedman, Bracket, J Martins and Mr Raw. Last year, he was made brand ambassador by
Airtel alongside 2face Idibia, Patoranking, comedian Akpororo and OAP, Ik Osakioduwa. - See more at: http://www.vanguardngr.com/