Can we get to know a little about you, Who is Fola?
My full name is Odunlami Afolarin Temiloluwa. I’m an artiste, I’m into nothing else,only music
How did you come up with the name Fola ?
Fola is my real name? And I don’t think I have to beat around the bush looking for a stage name, so I decided to go with fola
How did your parents & family feel about your decision to go into Music professionally?
My parent and everyone supported me from the start.None of them disturbed me
Who were your influences growing up? And now,who do you see as an Idol in the game?
I listened to wizkid and wandecoal while growing up. Now I think Davido is the idol in the game
Do You write Your lyrics YourSelf Or You have GhostWriters Doing The Job For You?
I do all myself, but I’ve got a friend TOLU that does somethings for me … like : Guy shey u no go do this cover ni and all, before you know it he has downloaded the instrumental for me…
Your relationship status?
it’s damn complicated
Your female celebrity crush?
We really love your single, “Orekelewa” featuring Mohbad & Diamond Jimma. Tell us about this song.
Orekelewa was composed for one of those girls lol, buh when she fucked up lidis , I removed her name ‘’kilo kan mi’’ And a big shout out to ma brothers MOHBAD & DIAMOND JIMMA for their verses .
Download & Listen To Orekelewa Below
What is or are your source of inspiration?
The source of my inspiration ? My source of inspiration most times is my background and sometimes when I see Davido and mayorkun shutting down shows , I be like GOD when . So I get my pen and paper ASAP to write another song .
Has the internet; social media, Blogs and so on helped your career in any way?
A big YES! Cos almost all my fans are from Social media. To cut it short social media has helped me a lot.
Have you ever had any ‘crazy fan encounter so far’?
lol yes a fan called me the low budget mayorkun I was annoyed asf,buh there was nothing i could do.
In conclusion, what would you like to add? Any shout-outs to your fans out there?
What I’m just gon say is : I’ve not started anything yet, expect fire from me soon, all I’ve done is still preamble trust me. And if you are an upcoming artiste like me stay focused abeg , distractions,depressions and all is real, just know where you heading to.