Lilyjean, sexy, black, bold, beautiful, energetic, and simply described by many as the lady of the mic.In this interview with Eric jeminiwa of ,
www.nigeriafilms.com, Lilyjean, a Songwriter, Singer, Actress,Choregrapher, who has performed on the same stage with the best musical acts in Nigeria like,Tuface,Faze,9ice,Weird mc,Wande coal and others, open up on how it all begun.
Who is Lilyjean?
I am obi lilyjean Onyiyechi from Orsu LGA in Imo State.My Stage Name is Lilyjean.I was Born in Bamenda in Cameroun, where i had my primary and secondary education.I'm Bilingual.
How did yor musical career begin?
It akk begun in 1997,After my primary school in cameroun and when i relocated to nigeria in 2003,i recorded my first single.
How would you classify your music?
Am a pop rock Artiste blended with naija flavour.
What's the truth about your hit track 'lebemo'?
Lebemo is a very unique song.Its a pop infused rock song. The Song actually brought me into limelight. It was Song of the Week and topped many musical chart for weeks.
What inspires you?
People around, things around and inspiration drawn from within.Am a very spiritual person.
Which artistes would you like to perform with?
Beyounce, Shakira, Onyeka Onwenu, Wyclef jean and Bon jovi.
Who are your mentors?
Everybody that does good music with good stage act like Beyounce,Shakira,Wande coal,etc.
What do we expect from you in near future?
Something great and my expectation and Winning many significant awards.
White,blue,cream and yellow.
How do you relax?
I listen to music, watch movies, Swim, Travel to nice and Cool places round the world.
Advice to other Artistes?
Lets love each other and keep the flag of naija flying.one love
Final word to your fans?
My best wishes to all my fans who have been there with me, thanks for your love, patronage. I want to encourage you all to keep loving naija music and expect the best of lilyjean.