CAN YOU INTRODUCE YOURSELF?
I am Stephen Aladenika Boluwatife
Age: i’m 21 yrs
Current education status: Bsc in view
Likes: Going to church, Spending time with family and friends, Going to the cinema, Cooking, Visiting new places, Being close to nature, Fundraising for charities, Watching documentaries on TV or YouTube.
Dislikes: Bullying, Animal cruelty, Being caught out in the rain, People arguing over the smallest thing., Discrimination and stereotyping, Spicy foods, Horror films, People swearing/using foul language.
TELL US ABOUT your BRAND IN FEW SENTENCES.
My brand name is Blaize Stephen, I’m a man with great potentials, a successful operational MD in BSFH Models, Africa. I operates with utmost Integrity and have set high standards for myself and my music career.
WHAT ACTUALLY DROVE YOU INTO SHOW BIZ?
The passion and love for it Got me into it.
WHAT AND WHAT ARE U BASICALLY INTO IN SHOW BIZ?
Modeling, Music, Acting and Dancing.
CAN U SHARE WITH US SOME OF THE CHALLENGES YOU ARE FACED WITH IN BUILDING UR BRAND?
Some of my challenges are;
- Getting medium for advertisement
- Social media support
- And difficulty sometimes in finding those who are in line with my target
HOW DO YOU MANAGE THESE CHALLENGES
Have managed to deal with these challenges by building my brand internally, that is inside. Knowing my vision so well and caring about it , because the brand vision that lacks a higher purpose will find the inspiration challenge almost impossible. Prayer, constant hard work and perseverance.
WE UNDERSTAND U ARE AN ARTIST/MODEL, SO WHAT WAS THE INSPIRATION BEHIND BEING AN ARTIST/MODEL?
My act is completely internally driven, it is about my emotions and passions of the moment. I personally think all great models/artiste are produced this way… whether they run from it , one way or the other it would figure itself out because it is meant to be.
WHEN DID YOU VENTURE INTO BEING AN ARTIST/MODEL?
I became a model/artiste since 2013 after a pageant I won and since then I have been doing very well for my self Have been to a lot of rap battles and performed at lot of places and the fans just can’t get enough of me, that feeling keeps me going.
WHATS YOUR MOST EMBARRASSING MOMENT?
I worked as a waiter for a Drinks Logistic Company in a party one summer, where i was asked to serve drinks. I accidentally poured some liquor on one of the guest, I almost cried.
WHAT DO YOUR PARENTS FEEL ABOUT YOU BEING AN ARTIST/MODEL ?
They are very much in support of what I do as long as I do it right. I have always thanked God for giving me such loving parents who love, understand and support me in what I do, as long as its what brings me joy.
WHERE DO YOU SEE YOURSELF FEW YEARS FROM NOW ?
I’m really passionate about my career and would love if there were opportunities for me down the line to also be able to mentor other who wanna be like me, i see myself being successful within this position, perhaps living great and attaining all my set goals.
MENTION SOME OF THE EVENTS/SHOWS YOU HAVE ATTENDED
Have been on an interview with planet TV during one of my rap attack moments alongside the judges (Ill bliss, vector, Sacha P). Have been recognized at Urban unplugged as one of their top artiste . Also other events like Pepsi Top 10 show, alongside hosts (Lynnks and Eku Edewo) was a finalist at MTN PULSE rap attack and many more…
HOW IS IT EASY TO JUGGLE ENTERTAINMENT IN THIS GENERATION?
Not so easy, juggling entertainment offers sometimes a unique form of stress relief. The focus of having ‘that’ which i want is what keeps me going in life regardless of the challenges as at that time but keeping the synchronicity of movement flowing with the goal and taking intense concentration and never losing focus.
HOW DO U GET FINANCIAL CAPACITY TO MAINTAIN THIS TREND?
Presently not getting enough support financially, I Make what I want work for me by starving my distractions and feeding my focus.
WHAT ARE UR OPINION ON THE CURRENT ENTERTAINMENT AND SHOW BIZ STATUS IN NIGERIA?
We taking over the globe here in Africa and internationally, its progressive our status presently is just highly outrageous, I must say
HAS IT BEEN OF GREAT HELP TO YOUR TALENT?
To some extent, YES it has and it still will…
WHAT ARE YOUR FUTURE PLANS?