Know More About 'Fankcy' DMI's Teenage R&B Sensation (INTERVIEW)

Fankcy is an R&B/Afro Pop singer your should get really Familiar with. The Songstress grew up listening to artists  Like Rihanna, Alicia Keys, Tiwa Savage and And A Whole Couple of Great Musicians Since she was 14 years old. Fast forward 2018 and the social media Savvy, FEEL ME – That has already garnered a 6.5k Downloads And Some Social Media Buzz – 

You grew up in Kaduna –  how did that impact your musical tastes? What music were you listening to growing up?

Growing up in Kaduna and being surrounded by Different people and All Sorts of Music definitely molded my ears when it comes to gravitating towards certain sounds while Being Raised in a Christian home. 

How would you describe the inspiration behind your music, Do you write about personal relationships?

I’d describe my sound as soulful and Sometimes Real. More like a mix of everything that was inspiring me in the moment. I don’t typically write from personal experience – I write about the conversations I have with the people in my life so majority of the songs was inspired by the stories of those I love. 

Who are your biggest influences?

I get influenced by many things but not usually specific artists. Certain genres such as (R&B, Rap and Afro Pop, give me most inspiration. When it comes to songs, I get inspired by sounds, melodies, lyrics, etc. I don’t idolize particular artists is because I fear that with too much research and studying, it can become easy to mimicking them without intention. I always want to maintain a sense of originality while being inspired I always want to remain true to myself.

Is empowering young girls important to you?

Absolutely! Its important for young girls to have a strong female figure to look up to and build their goals from. I want all girls to feel positive and believe in themselves in everything they do.

What’s up next for you?

Things are moving rather quickly; it’s almost impossible to predict what’s next. I’ll always be working on new music, hopefully doing my own headlining Concert sometime in 2019. Other than that, I’m just taking it day by day and living in the moment and enjoying creating and spreading my music.

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