I DO MY BEST TO MAKE SURE I’M BETTER THAN WHO EVER IS THE BEST– LADONEIL.
TEAM #TALK2ANUPRISING WENT STRAIGHT INTO THE UNDERGROUNDS OF CALABAR TO FETCH OUT THIS PROMISING AND FAST GROWING PRODUCER, SONG WRITER AND SINGER, DURING HIS CHAT WITH ONE OF OUR SOCIALMEDIA CORRESPONDENT, HE NOTED THE FOLLOWING. CHECKOUT HIS RESPONSES TO MOST OF THE QUESTIONS WE HAD FOR HIM.
9/1/2016 8:49 PM: #confammagazine: Hello
9/1/2016 8:50 PM: #confammagazine: You are ladoneil I guess
9/1/2016 8:51 PM: Ladoneil: Sure bro
9/1/2016 8:53 PM: #confammagazine: You have been spotted from twitter
9/1/2016 8:53 PM: Ladoneil: Ok
9/1/2016 8:53 PM: #confammagazine: Welcome to #Talk2AnUprising on #confamdailymag…
9/1/2016 8:54 PM: Ladoneil: Ok Sir
9/1/2016 8:54 PM: #confammagazine: What is your real name?
9/1/2016 8:55 PM: Ladoneil: O’Neil Nicholas Asuquo
9/1/2016 8:56 PM: #confammagazine: How many years have you been producing?
9/1/2016 8:56 PM: Ladoneil: 5yrs, Professionally 2yrs
9/1/2016 8:57 PM: #confammagazine: Have you produced for any big name in the music industry yet?
9/1/2016 8:58 PM: Ladoneil: Yes, but not yet released
9/1/2016 8:58 PM: #confammagazine: Who if I must ask?
9/1/2016 9:00 PM: Ladoneil: I knew you’d ask, but am sincerely not allowed to say
9/1/2016 9:05 PM: #confammagazine: Where in Nigeria are you based?
9/1/2016 9:05 PM: Ladoneil: Calabar
9/1/2016 9:06 PM: #confammagazine: How do you earn a living from music production considering your location?
9/1/2016 9:09 PM: Ladoneil: I do my best to make sure I’m better than whoever is the best and with advertisement strategies plus bonus and price slash regularly,I stay on top and am not known for free jobs, because I was thought by some of the hitmakers in Nigeria 2day.
9/1/2016 9:11 PM: #confammagazine: How would you rate the music industry in calabar?
9/1/2016 9:12 PM: Ladoneil: 40/100, Only few can pay 20K for a single recording session and mostly the gospel artistes
9/1/2016 9:12 PM: #confammagazine: Are calabar artiste good to work with?
9/1/2016 9:13 PM: Ladoneil: Very well, calabar has a lot of good and experienced artiste.
9/1/2016 9:14 PM: #confammagazine: Who would you say is the best and most popular artiste in calabar at the moment?
9/1/2016 9:14 PM: Ladoneil: Based in Calabar is Upper X and IceBoxx
9/1/2016 9:14 PM: #confammagazine: Are you saying there’s no money in the calabar entertainment scene?
9/1/2016 9:15 PM: Ladoneil: Yes with proof!!!!! you can have a hit that is even played on an event at the stadium and all over the town but no payback,except you are working with the Radio corporation.
9/1/2016 9:17 PM: #confammagazine: How does the present government affect the showbiz industry in calabar?
9/1/2016 9:20 PM: Ladoneil: They have made moves by appointing ambassadors and Iyanya is part of it, and this would have him sharing international ideas with his home based artiste.
9/1/2016 9:27 PM: #confammagazine: What are your major challenges as a producer?
9/1/2016 9:29 PM: Ladoneil: Quality outboard gears Like good Preamps and producing for people who want you to make a beat like Laye
9/1/2016 9:42 PM: #confammagazine: I believe there are somethings you would need for your career at the moment! What are those things that would make this year complete for you?
9/1/2016 9:48 PM: Ladoneil: A complete studio with quality Gears
9/1/2016 9:50 PM: #confammagazine: How many calabar artistes have you produced in total?
9/1/2016 9:54 PM: Ladoneil: Countless, i’ve produced more than half of the artiste that are known not talking about those that do not promote themselves. But i am leaving instrumental production soon and focusing only on Mixing.
9/1/2016 10:02 PM: #confmmagazine: Do you have any recent release?
9/1/2016 10:03 PM: Ladoneil: Yes, planning on a bigger one before february,I recently did a cover for burna boy’s Smoke some weed -Ladoneil X Lil piro
9/1/2016 10:13 PM: #confammagazine: What is your advice for every calabar artiste?
9/1/2016 10:16 PM: Ladoneil: they need to be strategic
9/1/2016 10:17 PM: #confammagazine: If you are given an opportunity to produce for your favourite celebrity, who will it be?
9/1/2016 10:19 PM: Ladoneil: Burna boy
9/1/2016 10:23 PM: #confammagazine: Finally before we wrap it up, who is your role model in production?
9/1/2016 10:29 PM: Ladoneil: Dj coublon and suka sound
9/1/2016 10:32 PM: #confammagazine: Nice having you on #talk2Anuprising segment on #confamdailymag how would you rate our package and way of giving a voice to every trying talent out there?
9/1/2016 10:33 PM: Ladoneil: Lovely, Motivating, you guys are good and are sure helping us, God will bless u guys.