Obi Nelson Chikwado is popularly known as Nel Xin Nel, born 24th April 2002. Hails from Ihiala Local Government Area of Anambra State. His parents are Mr Silvanus Obi and Mrs Abigail Obi both are into business; he attended Osedec Group of Schools located at Abaranje-Ikotun, Lagos State Nigerian. Nelxin happens to be a songwriter, a singer, and a dancer also a backup singer is a good talents artiste.
Wasn’t talented till I pack away from birthplace to a new area “Ikotun”, met new friends who freestyle music every day with. Nelson when asked what he has always wanted to be while growing up he simply said? I have always wanted to be a star.
INTERVIEW- As an Artiste Do You Play Any Music Instrument? Yea, I do play the drums.
Who is your role model in the music industry? My role model in the entertainment industry is Burnaboy, I love his style of music.
As an artist how do you get inspirations to sing? I get my inspiration when I listen to music like R and B beats.
How long have you been into music? I have been into music for 5years now and gone for like 10 to 11 shows, must times I decline base on personal reasons the numbers would have been more.
What are your bad habits like something you think you don’t like but you do them? I Hate been annoyed, am a cool type, but hate been disturb whenever am in a serious mood.
How are your parents taking your musical career? My family, they are free to be with, when they know what he or she is after they free you to do what your mind pleases, they are very understanding people to leave with.
Where do see yourself in the next 5 year? Next five (5) years waoo, am gonna be known by Nigerians, like been signed in one of the biggest record labels, nothing is impossible you know? Superstar.
How was it like for the first time when you started singing? At first, they were like Nelson calm down and take things Jeje, I realize something when I started the game of being a star, it’s hard, but I believe am going to make things real one day. My parent loves it when I sing they do encourage me especially my mother.
How are you hoping to be like in the entertainment industry? Hahaha, big time I’m hoping to be like Olamide.
Talking about being better in the music industry, who will you prefer to be better than? For that, I hope to be better than Starboy-Wizkid.
Brief History-Born Obi Nelson Chikwado popularly known as Nel Xin Nel, from a family of seven the father, mother, three sisters and two boy’s Nelson happens to be last born. He started doing music 5 years ago, Nelson claim he wasn’t having the talent still got to “Ikotun” when he started feeling the vibe of music inside him. A student of Osedec Group of Schools, Nelson parents have been encouraging especially his Mom. Done with secondary School now about taking jamb next year for higher education, obviously, Nelson is really aiming high!
Here come our regular routine questions to our entire guest. Tell us your best of colour? My best colour is blue.
Are you into any kind of relationship like marriage? Hahaha, am too young oi am still single.
What your favourite food? Oh really? My favourite food is beans, I love beans with bread.
Aside from music what else do you do? Music is my life bro, don’t have any business else just music.
Do you have friends you role within the entertainment industry? Yeah, I do I have friends I role3 with.
The year is almost gone any plans for your fans? My plans for the remaining months are to promote my first track titled April Guy….by God’s grace.
Tell us your favourites sport? My favourite sport is football
As an upcoming artiste, what is the stress you guys are passing through? We as an upcoming artist are passing through a lot of things, many have the money but don’t know how to invest, music is money intensive and I’m begging people out there that has money to please help any upcoming artist around.
What advice do you have for an upcoming artiste like you? Upcoming artist to take things cool like my parent does say to me. We go blow one day just believe and never lose hope
What can you say about King James media? King James media is the best amount all, He helps upcoming artiste even though we lose hope he gives us the chance to stand again. I love King James media.