Terry Tha Rapman On The Hotseat
konknaijagirl | On 26, Feb 2013
We recently caught up with Terry tha Rapman at his home in Lagos and we grabbed 5 minutes of chill time with the indomitable “Boys Are Not Smiling” master himself; we didn’t just get a smile, we got a bit of downlow so lap it up right here!
Who Are You And Where Are You Based?
My name’s Terry Tha Rapman born Terry Madaki and I am based in Lagos.
What Do You Do, How Would You Describe Your Presence In The Industry, Whats Your Mission?
I am a Nigerian Hiphop and Rap Artiste and I’m told I am rated one of the top rappers in Nigeria presently, although to be honest, I am constantly trying to be better and better.
How Long Have You Been Doing This?
I’ve been in the Music industry rapping, recording and performing, spinning lyrics for close to a decade now.
Notable Moments In Your Career?
Creating the Boyzarenotsmiling slogan, Hiphop tour in Singapore,winning the Best Rap single 2010 at the Headies awards.
What’s The Best And Worst Part Of What You Do?
I love what I do but at the same time the fame comes with a price,losing your freedom, privacy and not getting time to yourself
A Little About You?
I’m the first of three children,was born January 28th and I was born in Kano a bustling major city full of vibrancy which is in the north of Nigeria and raised in Kaduna state which is actually right next to Kano.
I am a little bit shy and not quite as loud as my music
Where Do You See Yourself In 10 Years?
In the next ten years, I am hopeful that I will still be in the music business doing what I love to do and additionally that I would have risen enough to continue to and increase nurturing young talent.
What Do You Do For Fun, Relaxing or Chilling Out?
Go to the beach or head for any remote area where I can be away from the city or go for a massage and generally chill.
What Advice Do You Have For Others Inspired By You?
Believe in God and Work Hard.
Message For Your Fans, Haters,Critics?
To my fans,the BANS movement is still moving. To the haters,I need your hate for fuel.
Your Website, Facebookpage, Twitter handle and Links to Your stuff
Find Me on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/ThaRapman
Find Me On Twitter @tharapman