One of Sierra Leone’s most promising young talented singers, Incredible JJ who came to the spotlight for his trending freestyle song ‘Freetown I’m Coming’ has disclosed in an exclusive interview with SwitSalone a preview of his upcoming projects.
Recall that Incredible JJ has been spotted with Sierra Leone’s top music producer and record label owner, Nashito Kulala, sparking rumours of collaboration and an upcoming album or an EP.
Well, the Kenema-born singer told SwitSalone that he has been diligently working on his first two singles, set to be released in November.
He also made it public that the two singles are the full version of his most trending freestyle songs ‘Freetown I’m Coming’, a short freestyle that sent him to stardom and made him an internet sensation, and “Love Code”
Speaking to SwitSalone, Incredible JJ said he featured someone on ‘Freetown I’m Coming’. However, he did not disclose the artiste featured.
He also confirmed that both songs are produced and mastered by Nashito Kulala and Wilbert Music respectively.
When asked about the inspiration behind “Freetown I’m coming,” JJ told SwitSalone that it was like a divine revelation.
Despite his attempts to write a love song, the ideas for writing ‘Freetown I’m Coming’ kept coming to him. It was as if God himself had a hand in creating this Freetown anthem.
He also revealed that he is currently working on an EP, with several songs completed.
It’s not all rosy. Incredible JJ opened up to SwitSalone about the challenges he is faced with as a young up-and-coming artiste in this part of the world.
He also said his Father’s disapproval of him becoming a musician was a stumbling block in his glowing music career. He said his father didn’t see music as a profitable and viable career to pursue.
Since his trending song, the singer has met with several high-profile people in Freetown, with the likes of Dr. David Sengeh, Sierra Leone’s Chief Minister. Incredible JJ will perform at Drizilik’s show in November.