AC- Network Communications ltd was in an exclusive interview with Francis Kennedy popularly known as Dr Bonez / Bonez Beats due to his recent works and relocation from Ghana to Nigeria and below is what he had to say….
1.Your name real Name
: Francis Kennedy
Well I am Born to Rev and Mrs Emekachukwu Francis.
3.How you came about your stage name :
I began production in 2001, the name grew on me because of the texture of my beats, I hardly add effects but I always made sure my drums and baseline were heavier than necessary, everyone always say to me that my beats hits their bones, so from then onwards I was now been called bonze.
Bonze’ career took off in the streets of Agodo a suburb in the Alimosho Local Government, Lagos, Nigeria. He gained relevance and street credibilty, he worked alongside notable producers #Sossick, MSpeech e.t.c he then went on to sign record deal with Starkeep production (Ghana) 2001.
A throw back photo of myself and shatta wale of Ghana
5.what you intend to change the music industry as producer
Bonzebeats fought through all odds to become the first legendary Nigerian producer in Ghana, he became a pioneer of the new school Ghanian hiplife music, producing smash hits #Trigmatic – My Life (HipHop song of the year in the 2010** Ghana music awards, #NaturalFace – Bodyset, #Iwan -Tell em Again Kdf Williams etc.
6. Who the people you’ve worked with as an artist and as music producer ? I have collaborated with countless as in A-list artistes ;
ShattaWale, Timaya,Faze, Dagrin, Tinny,Samini, Yvonnelson, Kdf-Williams, Episode,Guru, Wisa, EL,Sarkodie n many more as the list is endless.
I wouldn’t want to change much in the African entertainment scene but to contribute my quarter to inspire more loyalty from artiste their record label, ensure better networking globally and to direct and bring back classical music.
7. Why you’re different from others ?
The difference between me and others is that I put my life 100% into game, while making beats, recording or singing I take my time to ensure the best. I am a disciplinarian on the field of work.
8.Things you like & dislike :
I’m simple as a person and love being active,hate being around fake and negative people and below is a photo of my simplicity
As it is now an obvious fact that the music business has grown to become a global export, I want to transform lives in the streets positively by rebranding, grooming and marketing their craft to the world. my impact, status and story are in the content of songs.
10.what are you expecting to do which could be extra ordinary about yourself and music
BonzeBeats is an ace producer with a rhythmic feel on the piano and an exceptional artiste.
His first Audio single titled #HAYA would blow your minds.