The interview session herein is between DJ Sly K (interviewer) of Max Fm 102.7 Fm and the legendary Asebu Amenfi (musician – interviewee) on Comfort Zone Entertainment in the night.
He hails from Kumasi Abuakwa. Agya Afriyie took Asebu Amanfi to one Konadu who groomed him to become a talented musician. He sold cassettes on streets like a hustler, later delved into CD dealings and so forth. He started music in 1976. He’s been in the music scene for over four decades (40 years).
Old Songs vs Modern Songs:
He declined to unveil his preference but added that he never likes to do comparisons.
The secret behind the content in music:
He indicated that he has always been proud of his local Asante Twi dialect and becomes elated when he uses it in his lyrical contents.
His reactions about fame:
He unveiled that he really struggled from his youthful days with menial jobs like masonry, carpentry, farming and so forth. He added that he becomes overwhelmed when ever pastors use his songs to preach or when the older folks listen to his tracks.
Asebu Amenfi indicated that he has never had fears for the crowds because his sole aim is to entertain them and not to fear them.
Some notable songs from his outfit:
1 GYESE ASAMANDO
4 OSAMAN FOFORO
DJ Sly K ended the interview by entreating all those who missed the session to log unto www.ghanashowbiz.com for both the audio and wording excerpts.
—End of interview—
BY: Ghanashowbiz Team.
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