As part of cardinal strength of WesternpostNigeria in promoting culture and creativity, our correspondent, speaks with 10-year old talented Nimi Grace, who combines music with education through the efforts of her parents, who believe in her ability and creativity.
The young talented Music is endowed by nature in using voice to teach and educates her peers and adults, was caught up by Temitope Adedeji to open up and encourage the young ones, who are also gifted.
However, like the proverbial goldfish that has nowhere to hide, the innate talent of tenderly and innocent looking 10 – year old budding musical artiste, Grace has continued to expose her musical prowess on all fronts, not only that, to also encourage the young girl like her.
Grace, apart from creativity and brilliancy found in the young girl, professionally dexterous Violin player combines and effortlessly too, education with her musical obsession.
When asked by our correspondent, how she is able to combine the two, she said “I love music so much. In fact, music is the reason why I excel in my academics. If you remove the musical part of me, I will be incomplete and it will affect me psychologically and otherwise.”
To further strengthen hold on music, Grace, through the help of her parents according to the young girl, has released three albums.
” I AM THE FUTURE” which hits the records stores nationwide, and was produced in Lagos. The album has tracks like: Non like you, I can do all things, Happy birthday, I am the future, among others.
According to her, the musical effort is already trending on the social media which include YouTube, Facebook and Instagram. “I AM THE FUTURE” is already enjoying tremendous airplay on radio and television across the country.
During the coming School vacation, young Grace, with her sonorous voice will transverse the country for more media awareness as she is billed to be a guest on radio and television stations to interface with her fans.
However, the young Grace, explained to WesternpostNigeria that she is billed to perform in a couple of concerts across the country.
Her manager, Mr. Starryman Arimiyo, said “Grace is exceptionally creative, a rare musical talent that is bound to shake Nigeria and the world at large with her musical exploration.
“Her music is up- tempo, dance -able and lyrically balanced. Promoting and projecting our value system.”
According to him, , Grace’s “I AM THE FUTURE”, which is a collector’s item, would be followed by a sequel before the end of the year.