Nigerian rapper, Folarin Falana better known by his stage name Falz has revealed that he started his musical career while in secondary school.
Falz, who is also an actor and a songwriter disclosed this in a chat during Radio Continental’s ‘wetin Dey’ on Monday June 19th.
“I began my career while in secondary school after forming a group called “The School Boys” with my friends before my professional career as a music artiste began in 2009.
“I was listed in tooXclusive’s Artistes to Watch in 2014.
my chart-topping single titled “Marry Me” got me nominated
in the Best Collaboration of The Year category at the 2015.”
He further stated:
“My single release tittled “Ello Bae” won me a nomination in the “Best Street Hop Artiste of The Year” category at The Headies 2015.
“In 2016, I won “Best Actor in a Comedy Movie/Series” at the 2016 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards for my role as Segun in Funke Akindele’s TV series Jenifa’s Diary. In June of 2016, I was voted the winner of the “Viewer’s Choice Best New International Act” category at the 2016 BET Awards.”
#RCWetinDey,a daily programme that runs through Monday to Friday between the hours of 2-4pm. is co-anchored by Wale Animashaun, Iyahjogbo and Obuz, The programme has become a household name that entertains millions of Nigerians both on air and online.