Fast rising act “Hayormizy” got candid with me during an interview.
He talks about working with davido, getting signed to Neonberry music and so much more.
The Real IBK: Who’s Hayormizy?
Hayormizy: I’m Ojo Emmanuel Ayomide, born and bred in Ibadan and I hail from Ejigbo, Osun state and a final year Student of FUNAAB. I come from a family of just 2(my sister and myself), since we lost our dad over a decade ago, we’ve being single handedly raised by our mum
The Real IBK: How would you describe the music that you make?
Hayormizy: It is really exciting and it opens my eyes and vision with a lot musical aspects and also makes me have the zeal to rebrand old and legendary songs of the past
The Real IBK: Who are your biggest musical influences?
Hayormizy: Mehnnn, I think Micheal Jackson, Don Williams, Sir Shina Peters, K1d ultimate, Ebenezer Obey and Orlando Owoh
The Real IBK: How long have you been in the music game and how did you get started?
Hayormizy: I’ve been in the music thing since jss2 but I started officially 6years after my SS3, I got in the studio with a friend who was an artisteee he eventually asked me just to write up something to fill in his blank spaces and boom it all started
The Real IBK: You just got signed into Neonberry music, how do you feel getting signed?
Hayormizy: Mhen, it’s a big dream come true, after a lot of noteable record labels turned me down Toyese NEONBERRY CEO pulled me up and got me back on track with my dreams, believe me I feel blessed
The Real IBK: Who are the artistes you’ll love to work with now or later?
Hayormizy: For now I think it’s just Davido , Mayorkun , Junior Boy , Smalldoctor ,Sean tizzle and certianly Sarkodie
The Real IBK: What inspired your latest single ‘NOW’ ?
Hayormizy: My present situation inspired it, I’m a living testimony of a lot things , and GOD said Ayomide ‘NOW’ I will turn tables around for you (lol)
The Real IBK: From your experience so far, what have you found to be most challenging and how are you dealing with it?
Hayormizy: Most challenging is the finances,and what can I do better than hustle hard and harder and hardest?
The Real IBK: Can you tell me about any new projects you will be working on in the near future?
Hayormizy: Yes, very soon a video should surface and then remix of NOW and then new banging Hayormizy on lots of projects
The Real IBK: Any hidden talent?
Hayormizy: Yes ooo, halfway comedy (lol) and I sabi play football oo, then I’m good in bed … Thank you (in Brother shaggy’s voice 🙈)
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