Self-Acclaimed African Boyfriend, Ckay has now taken to front and cover the of Guardian Life Magazine as he scoops a feature on the personality magazine .
In an interview with the Guardian Life Magazine, Ckay revealed and reflected on his journey into music, his inspiration towards the craft as well life in its entirety.
During the interview session which was shared on Sunday, 5th of December 2021, Ckay explains how he works and makes his music.
Divulging details of this in the interview, Ckay narrated how he landed his record deal with Chocolate City as well as life in Lagos.
I was working in three studios at the same time, one in Dolphin, Ikoyi; another in Surulere, and the last one around Alfred Riwane in the boys’ quarters of a house there. Then I started working in Chocolate City at some point, making it four. I did all this because I had to survive.
The A&R heard my music and liked it and M.I heard one of my beats and was intrigued, so he wanted to meet me and we did. The rest is history.
In another part of the interview with eh Guardian Life Magazine, Ckay explains how he gets inspiration to make music. He said;
My music is greatly inspired by how I’m feeling at the moment. If I’ve just broken up, that is what you’re going to hear, the vibe of someone that’s dealing with heartbreak; and if I’m in an emotional place, you’re going to hear it in the music.