On Today’s episode of Upnorth we bring to you Another Impressive personality from Northern Nigeria who has been dominating the northern hemisphere with his sensational Highlife Music.
Our Guest Today is no other person Than Lord Ande Adaki, in this interviewed with the Lord of strings (Lord Ande Adaki), Ande take sometimes out to talk about his personality Career and other fascinating topic.
Want to know more about the Music idol? Then spare your time for this interesting moment with Lord Ande.
So tell us, who is Lord Ande Adaki?
I am a musician and a producer based in Jalingo.I am Kuteb from Ussa. Also a lecturer with Taraba State University, Jalingo.
What kind of Music do you do ?
I do highlife music mostly which focuses on societal and moral issues such as peace, justice, hatred, gossip amongst others.
You have been so impressive on highlife music, Do you have any background with the igbos?
Yeah, I spent many years playing highlife music with Igbo guys in the east as their guitarist where they gave me the title ‘lord of guitar’.
That experience contributed alot to my pattern of music.
Your songs are mostly composed in kuteb dialect, does it mean your songs target only kuteb People?
Music is a universal language and one can use any language to communicate.There are many people in Nigeria that listen to Igbo and Yoruba songs even when they don’t understand the language.
You have lots of tracks out there, how many tracks have you release so far, and which is your favourite?
It difficult to tell the precise number of my songs released so far but they are definitely over 220. I can’t tell which one is my favorite because I love them all. But if i am forced to pick one, I’ll pick ‘Coronian Love’.
What is the Relationship between you and other artist in your state, and which among them have impress you so far?
My relationship with other artists in the state is very good. Many of the artists here are very good. However, Samsyl, Bossman and Vixfly Kayvix have really impressed me aside other good ones.
In 2018 there is this synergy existing between you and Kayvix, rumours has it that his signed to your record label, so is this real or just mere speculations?
We actually met in 2018 where I featured him in a song cos I love the talent in him. There’s no official deal with him yet but I have been thinking about it, looking at the potential he has. Hopefully we may work together officially in the future who knows.
You mention been a lecturer, How do you cope goin to class to lecture your student and making music?
It’s been very demanding but it’s all creating time for each of the two. I have been able to overcome the challenges with proper time management.
If an artist want to feature you, what are the criteria?
The criteria is not same for all who want to feature me. It’s depends on so many things, the quality of the artist and the song amongst other criteria that I may not be able to spell out here.
Are you related with Ande Sambo?
No really.We are just good friends
What should we expect from you anytime soon and what message do you have for your fans?
Expect the release of my 7- track album of 12th June and my wedding on 11th July. My message to all my fans worldwide is that I love them all and really appreciate them for the support over the years.
To wrap up this interview we bring to you Lord Ande Adaki Favourite track “Coronian love”
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