The Dope Promotion team met recently with one of Nigeria’s fastest growing Artist, LADY D. The Abuja based song writer and performer told us about her life, music plans and artist she likes to work with. Get the full interview below.
DOPE PROMOTION: Can you tell us a little bit about yourself?
LADY D: My name is Dorcas Ezekiel Bello. I attended Federal Government College Enugu after which I proceeded to Adamawa State Polytechnic to study Secretarial studies then proceeded to Bingham University. karu. Nassarawa State to read Mass Communication.
DOPE PROMOTION: Which part of Nigeria are you from?
LADY D: I hail from Taraba State.
DOPE PROMOTION: HOW WAS GROWING UP LIKE FOR YOU?
I would say very interesting. I was born to Rev. And Mrs Ezekiel Maigari Adamu in Wukari, Taraba State. And growing up was based on morality and fear of God. We weren’t allowed to behave anyhow, like other children. My parents are apt to remind us of who we are as Children of God.
DOPE PROMOTION: Would you say your upbringing influenced the kind of music you are doing now?
LADY D: Yes very much
DOPE PROMOTION: So at what point did you decide to go into Music?
LADY D: In 2018 after I was inspired to write and sing this song.
DOPE PROMOTION: So how would you describe your style of Music.
LADY D: Maybe I should say mid tempo.
DOPE PROMOTION: So can you tell us about your stage name and why Lady D?
LADY D: Lady Dorcas.So for short is Lady D.
DOPE PROMOTION: How long have you been in the industry?
LADY D: Well I’m just entering now. I can say I’m an upcoming artiste.
DOPE PROMOTION: How many songs have you recorded so far.
LADY D: Six songs but For the sake of Nigeria is my first to be on National/ international TV like WAP TV. Others were stage performance.
DOPE PROMOTION: So what’s the idea behind the song?
LADY D: To unite Nigeria to encourage tolerance among citizens. That united in our diversity we stand, but divided among ethnic and religious or cultural, we fall.
DOPE PROMOTION: So how are your fans responding to your song so far.
LADY D: With much pleasure and well appreciated and it was based on their encouragement that this song should go viral that I had to publicize the song.
DOPE PROMOTION: Do you have plans of releasing an album anytime soon?
LADY D: Yes I have.
DOPE PROMOTION: Which Artist do you love to work with in the industry and why.
LADY D: Tuface Idibia, Teni and Simi. I want to work with Tuface because he has a passion for a better and greater Nigeria in line with me, Teni and Simi because they are fast growing artiste, they will teach me how to succeed in the Music Industry.
DOPE PROMOTION: Where do you hope to see yourself in the next few years from now.
LADY D: I hope to see myself impact positively on Nigerians through my music the spirit of oneness and togetherness. And also LADY D becoming a household name both nationally and internationally.
DOPE PROMOTION: Any word for your fans?
LADY D: Yes they should keep watching my music and expect that better things are yet come.
DOPE PROMOTION: Any special shout-out/appreciation?
LADY D: Yes ooh a big shout- out to my fans and appreciation to God Almighty who made this work possible.
DOPE PROMOTION: Thanks for speaking with us.
LADY D: Your most welcome and its my pleasure.
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