INTERVIEW WITH NASHITO KULALA: MUSIC PRODUCER AND CO-OWNER OF RECORD LABEL HEJENAH ENTERTAINMENT
1) Name: Nashito Kulala
2) Your job title: Structural Engineer/Music Producer
3) Where are you currently base – Salone, UK or other? China
4) How would you describe yourself? Hardworking,goal oriented, jovial and a music freak
5) Role in the Sierra Leone Community? I am a music producer and directly involved with the entertainment industry. I also co-own a record label Hejenah Entertainment which manages and promotes artists within its brackets(signed artists). This serves as my primary role in the Sierra Leone community. As a structural engineer, i am a member of the Sierra Leone Institution of Engineers(SLIE) and have been part of engineering projects in my country before my trip to China one of the most prominent being the reconstruction of Wilkinson road to a dual carriageway.
6) Your Challenges: Challenges come everyday and the most common is trying to get better in everything i do.
7) Your proudest moment to date: My proudest moment is date is receiving my Masters degree in Structural Engineering. Why? It was quite a tough period to keep the balance with school and music at the same time so being able to succeed was a golden achievement for me and i find this to be the proudest moment of my life.
8) Who inspires you? Inspiration comes from within myself by what i learn and see everyday. The internet however has been my main source of inspiration as i read articles from professional producers and watch tutorial videos on YouTube etc.
9) Why did you decide to do what you are doing now: I had loved music since i was little and i grew with it. Production was inspired by me wanting to make my own music and hear it play.lol
10) If you were not doing your current job, what did you wanted to do as a second option? Well for now music is my primary job here in China but otherwise i am a structural engineer and this is just what I want to do.
11) Do you have any future dates planned such as events that you might want the readers to know about? None at the moment.
12) Your advice and tips for individuals that want to follow your footstep/career path? My advice is go for it and give your all to it. Mean what you want and stay focused. It takes dedication to get the best out of it. Be humble and prepare to learn.
13) How can they contact you or your social media links: I’m Nashito Kulala on facebook, NashitoKulala2909 on instagram, nashito [email protected] on twitter, nashito kulala on youtube, email:[email protected]