And Beautiful : Stefy Z
Interview by: Toke Suave
Ikhazuagbe Stephanie is a female rapper and singer. She discovered her singing and rapping abilities at a young age and she’ll be releasing her single titled ‘Loving’ on the 14th of February same as Valentine’s day.
Let’s get to know her a bit.
My name is Ikhazuagbe Stephanie Ekijeme.
I was born on April 10. Not sure if I should disclose the year but in Lagos state . I’m the third child of four.
Do you recall any interesting story regarding your birth?
Lol.. I’m not sure I can remember events from my birth tho ..?.
But my mum always reminds me that my birth was the most painful amongst all her 4 children.
Wow, quite interesting. How do you describe yourself as a student of UNILAG?
Well as a student I’ve got to say I’m just trying to enjoy the best of my time .. I see the whole process as a form of self definition .
I love a lot of things about Unilag , common it’s unilag we are talking about here .. from all the people I’ve met to the ones I met everyday.. it’s quite nice
What type of extracurricular activities do you partake in?
Apart from being an artist which is my main focus I sometimes indulge in sporting activities.
Do you have a person you idolize as a musician?
Idolize , no . But I respect a lot of artists from the new school to the old school.. the likes of Jay Z , Eminem, Young ma , Sia, davido.
What do you do during your spare time?
During my spare time .. besides writing lyrics and going to the studio ; I honestly just relax and reflect on my life .
Do you have any pet?
Yeah I love pets .. I have two dogs ..
What’s your favourite band/music?
My favorite music band as at when I fell in love with music was west life .listening to their band actually instigated my love for music.
What would people you know find surprising about you as a person?
When people get close to me they discover that am more understanding than they think and oh .. I can’t swim
What’s the inspiration behind your single ‘Loving’?
I’ve been in really bad and shitty relationship and deep down I discovered I deserve more love.
Who was your first love?
Ah ?.. first love would be Christ.
Have you had your heart broken?
Have I had my heart broken? yes , a couple of times , but I’m still persistent on finding true love.
Awwwwn, I really hope you find uncompromising true love and me too.
Have you broken any heart?
Have I broken any heart. sadly yes but it was never intentional.
If you could meet any historical figure, past or present, who would it be and why?
If I could meet a historical figure it would be Micheal Jackson .. honestly I am a big fan of Micheal Jackson , I feel would have been a couple of things I can learn from him.
Who’s your biggest fan?
My mother is my biggest fan
Lyrics and download link for ‘Loving’ will be available on February 14th.
Baba Enny says
Toke Suave says
Thank you Baba Eni.