Interview: Up and Close with One of Africa’s Best Acts, Biodoth.
Up and Close with One of Africa’s Best Acts, Biodoth.
After making some monster hits like “Hit Me Harder” produced by Dtunes and “Story So Far”. I began to wonder who Biodoth was. Well, it took me quite a while. I meet Biodoth in South Africa, where he and his group won a Shoprite Organized Music Contest. Well, he won the BBB TOP STARS road show in Namibia and also won the best POP VOCAL at the Grand finale of the same event in CAPETOWN SOUTH – AFRICA. Well the talent says it all. Here are excerpts of our long chat.
Can I meet you?
My name is ADEBAYO IBRAHIM ABIOLA Aka “BIODOTH” the hit me harder master, I am a singer, song writer and instrumentalist. Obviously, I love music. I can’t do 5minutes without the sound of music, I can die.
At what point did you decide this is what you want to do with your life?
At a very tender age, I started singing at about 5 years of age and the rest is history.
How did you get started with these other things?
Hmmm it wasn’t easy at all, judging by the facts that I came from a Muslim home, but with God all things made possible
How was your childhood like?
My childhood days weren’t so alright, but I can say it made me strong and I’m still giving praise and glory to the ALMIGHTY for that.
What are your dreams as a child?
My dream at first was to be a great songwriter but along the line I discovered I could sing too. I started going to the studio, doing what we artiste called studio chilling with different producers and artistes. There I discovered my singing ability and vocal strength
Awards and prizes won?
Recently won the best singer at the just concluded BBB TOP STARS road show in Namibia and also won the best POP VOCAL at the Grand finale of the the same event in CAPETOWN SOUTH – AFRICA in November.
Well like I said, Just excerpts of the interview, I hope you enjoyed him. Thanks so much.