In an interview with DJ Edu of BBC, Skales talks about how inspired he gets by Wizkid, Davido, Burna Boy and likes alongside inspiration from other cultures around the world and His forthcoming album
Skales whose last album “The Never Say Never Guy” was virtually successful said He wouldn’t just take all the credits to himself saying how much he appreciates the likes of Wizkid ( His former label mate at EME, Davido, Burna Boy and every other artiste in the Music business.
“Music is not all about making money for me, honestly, I do this for the love even though I have a team that has to eat so I have to be innovative with it. It’s very fun and inspiring because I am inspired by my own story” – Skales said.
“Listening to other musicians from other parts of the world gave me the exposure i needed as an artiste”
Skales also said He and Wizkid just linked up again last week ( as of the time of the interview, june 11 ) when one of His hit tracks “Mukulu” was played to him.
“I have plenty hugs to share, cos everybody needs a hug with every issue going on right now, a simple hey could change someone’s day” – Skales said.
SKALES – “MR LOVE”
Skales also stated that His new album is ready and would be dropping soon for the pleasure of all His fans out there.
The new and forth coming album is titled “Mr Love” and according to Skales, He is a lover boy He is and known for that.
” You know that album is ready, you know about to put it out, you know its been fun, its been amazing, I feel like i am about to retire but I ma just joking, I am not!”
“You know that feeling, I can’t wait to put this out”
Having features the likes of Sarkodie, Tiwa Savage and more on the album, the album is certainly some fire everyone been waiting for.
— One of the tracks on the album is “Body” featuring Sarkodie and was produced by Pimp. “He is great producer who is really grassroot” Skales said.
“I feel like DJ Khaled having such great artistes on my Album”
— SOUTH AFRICA
“80% percent of the songs on my new album was produced by Chopsticks” – Skales
Having featured several african artistes, Skales is ready to drop His album but has extended the date of release from June 22 to probably a week or two later before actually putting the album out.
TIP FOR EVERY ARTISTE
“Always take your studio with you wherever you go, cos that’s how I met Diplo when we linked up and had to record a song” Skales said.
Certainly all skales meant to every artiste is to always be ready for business as you don’t know who you might me on your next flight, next show or even next hotel sleep over.