SKRT Magazine catches up with artist Fefe Blanco on our interview segment.
She talks her style, influences, released projects & more exclusive to www.skrtdaily.com
Tell us about yourself
I am an Afrobeats musician from Nigeria; I began my music career in 2013. My new single titled ‘Feel something’ just dropped on the 2nd of July 2021 catch me on instagram @iamfefeblanco or visit my website www.platinumdynastyworld.com
What influences the art/music you create?
My music is mostly influenced by my life experiences and things happening around the world.
What genre or style are you sticking to?
What sparked your interest in making music?
I can’t place my finger on one thing, what I can say though, is that the love for music has always been there from a tender age.
What projects have you released or planning to release?
I have a number of EPs out like ‘Mixed feelings’ and ‘Uncommon’ with lots of singles like ‘Baby Bad’, ‘Innocentti’, ‘Professional’ ‘Soldier’ ‘Choco’, ‘Karma’, ‘Nice’, ‘Fall’, ‘Feel Something’ to mention a few. You are welcome to check them out on digital platforms like spotify, itunes etc
What keeps you motivated, what is your creative process?
Being able to share my perspective, and put a smile on the faces of people around the world through my music motivates me to keep going.
What more to expect from your brand in the future?
More music. I am currently working on an album, brand collaborations, and I am open to as many positive and progressive opportunities as I can get.
Who are you eager to collaborate with?
I would very much love to collaborate with talented artists from Africa & around the world. I’m eager to collaborate with Burna Boy.
What is your fashion sense saying?
Whether it’s urban, corporate, or traditional outfits, I favour comfort & style over trends.
Poison of choice?
I love me a finely brewed whisky. *Laughs* Hey! Where are all the whisky brands? I am still available for collaboration.
Describe your social & romantic relationship status?
I am an introvert to a large extent. However, I do everything necessary to achieve my set goals. Living in harmony with all of life, is extremely important to me. On stage, Fefe Blanco definitely kicks in. *Laughs*
First Date Ideas?
A decent restaurant, or a walk in a nature park – I like nature.
Vacay country/countries of choice ?
Bora Bora/Zanzibar I would also love to tour Asia someday.
Soda or Water?
I gym as regularly as I can, I’m trying to make running a lifestyle these days.
How do you uplift yourself spiritually and mentally?
I meditate daily; I read a lot of books, and listen to a wide variety of music.
What impact do you plan to leave on society?
With persistence, focus and a pure heart, anyone can achieve their set goals.
Who is/are your mentor(s)?
Sri Harold Klemp, Warren Buffet, Don Jazzy.
Give a quote(s) you want to be remembered by?
“Love is all that matters”
“Love is the answer”
Thanks for pulling up, Looking forward to seeing you at the next SKRT Fest event.