De Boss is a singer/songwriter and producer dishing out the good music vibes from his current base in Texas, USA. The ‘Salewa’ crooner started music with his (Young Money Records NIg.) in the Eastern part of Nigeria, home of stellar names like Phyno, Runtown, Bracket, Nigga Raw & J Martins in 2009.
With musical influences like 2pac, Jay Z and Drake,music for him is fun and artistic “it brings out my innermost creation and so far it’s been the best relaxation technique for me” he quips.His song ‘Salewa’ featuring Ghanaian superstar Samini has been a hit in Nigeria/Ghana and he describes the experience “Working with Samini was great and I have always loved his Ragga style of music. it’s unique.”
De Boss is currently working on his album ‘The Scrutiny’ set to drop on June 16th, 2017 and powered by his supportive label YMR NIG. With a humourous tone he elaborated “So far so good the Miracle has almost touched the permanent site, and the album will consist of some big names in the music industry like- Tony Yayo, Young Buck, Mr. Criminal, & Samini”
On his style of music, he says “From the start I have always liked different kind of music, from RnB to Rap, Jazz and just about any beat with a very good melodyto it. I am very versatile when it comes to sounds and I like to associate myself with all kind of music.” De Boss would like to work with Kanye West, but “he will never respond back to my messages. That Nigga concrete” he concludes.
Further on the album De Boss urges fans to always listen to the lyrics of his songs because “this album (The Scrutiny) is going to be speaking big things and a lot of truth that the everyday people won’t want to hear.” He is got Cuba Libre on replay on his playlist “the song is like a cocktail containing Cola. They can’t do without it”. Apart from cooking good music, De Boss is surprisingly a good cook “I love food and love to cook mine most times”, he says.
He advises upcoming artists “People will always try to push you down, but think about it, ” If they don’t see a future in you, you wont be their issue and if you are their issue, they are your fans. ” so don’t stop doing what you do.”
Persistence is Everything, Think big and work towards it.