MEET CANDY THE SONGBIRD WHO HATES CAKESMarch 4, 2019
She has the voice of a songbird and creativity of a songwriter. Despite her name being a neighbour to sweet and sugary nature, she asserts firmly that she has a dire hatred towards cakes. Candy takes us through her music Journey in this interview.
TELL US ALITTLE ABOUT YOURSELF
Well as you all know my name is Candy I love socializing and traveling. I finished highschool last year at visionary international and currently am about to join a music school in Westlands.
WHEN DID YOU DISCOVER YOUR PASSION FOR MUSIC?
I discovered my passion for music when I was in class 7 during a function that was held near my school. My class teacher made me represent my school by performing a song for the guests, parents, teachers and students that were there.
TELL US BRIEFLY ABOUT YOUR SONG “GO HARD”
Okay …Go hard is a song about love….you all know love conquers everything and its a strong feeling of
affection that anyone can have.
WHOM DO YOU LOOK UPTO?
I look up to my mum because she’s my role model and for the fact that she guides and encourages me to work hard towards my dream and she doesn’t judge my music.
TELL US ONE WEIRD FACT ABOUT YOURSELF
I don’t like cakes…
IF YOU WEREN’T DOING MUSIC, WHAT WOULD YOU BE DOING?
I would be studying automotive engineering, interior design or law.
WHERE DO YOU SEE YOURSELF IN 5 YEARS
I see myself following up with the construction of my own music company and photography with Ggshots here in Kenya and performing worldwide, being the voice for those who aren’t able to reach out to us.
HAVE YOU EVER ENCOUNTERED REJECTION FROM A RADIO STATION?
I’ve never encountered rejection from a radio station and if I happen to be rejected It’s not gonna be a big deal because i believe God has something better waiting for me.
MIND TELLING US YOUR NEXT PROJECT?
It’s a surprise.
WHICH ADVICE WOULD YOU GIVE TO ANYONE ASPIRING TO BE IN THE MUSIC INDUSTRY?
My advice would be to never give up on your dream no matter how hard or how long its going to take you to get there just believe and have faith cause its worth the wait.