In an exclusive interview with one of Yola’s finest act, FRISSON, we were able to gather some vital information about his struggles in the Music terrain.
Fartifricha Benson which is popularly known by his stage name “Frisson”, hails from a small town in North Eastern part of Nigeria called Gombi.
he lived as any other Nigerian would, went to school in the North and grew up to be fully grounded with the orientation of surviving how he knows best.
in a recent interview with JerryLawyard, he exhaustively spoke on his career and what led to his love for the game.
ON WHEN HE STARTED MUSIC
“I started music in the year 2013, It was solely collabos back to back with some of his friends and classmate then in secondary school some of which were Gladson and Kandims”.
WHAT WAS THE FIRST TRACK YOU DID
“As earlier stated, i did everything music with my friend and classmate Gladson in 2013 and went to release a joint single which was titled MELODY”.
SIGNED OR UNSIGNED
I got singed to one of the biggest Record Label in Yola, Thugnificient Music Group popularly called TMG in the 2013 after my first single, after my deal with TMG i did a cover of Justin Bieber’s song “Sorry”.
NUMBER OF COLLABOS DONE:
I did quite a number of collabos with some of Yola’s finest which include Nattybard, Martino, Lil Dozo.
I did a song REGRET ft Nattybard which was the the BOMB, then record a hit with Martino which was titled GANGSTER LOVE, also another hit another one with Lil Dozo which was an attempt to “SKOOL YAH”( title of the song) .
And i have also had records with many musician from across Nigeria from Lagos to maiduguri, Taraba etc.
WHAT WAS YOUR INSPIRATION
I got my inspiration from the streets considering the fact that my environment made it difficult for us all to make it out clean and since then i only get my sanity when i lay or do music.
ANY RECOGNITION OR AWARD
I got the next rated Award of the 2017 Adamawa Entertainment Awards.
ARE YOU WORKING ON SOMETHING
Yeah. I am currently working on my 1st EP Album which i titled REPUTATION which will be dropping on the 19th of January 2019.
WHAT’S YOUR ADVICE TO UPCOMING ACTS
Stay true to yourself and never let nobody take away your shine. God bless you all