Things you didnt Know About Willz Mr Nyopole
On Today’s Personality Corner, we feature Wilson Ngoma also known as Mr. Mr Nyopole aka willie_weirdo.
Date of birth: 30th April 1990.
Profession: Recording artist, song writer and performer.
Relationship status: In a relationship.
Wilson Ngoma is the second last born in the family of six. He speaks a total of 5 languages; Bemba, English, Chewa and Patwah (Jamaican patois).
He grew up in Mutendere (Lusaka), he completed his secondary education at Chelston High School.
“I was raised by a single parent, my mother. Growing up, I always looked up to her.”
He always knew music and art were a big part of him.
“I decided to be a musician at age 13. I came on the Zambian music scene in 2013-14. You can imagine it was not an easy journey but I was fueled by passion. It kept me going.”
Willz rose to national fame in 2015 when he did his hit song “Toliwe” ft the songbird Wezi. Zambians fell in love with his original Zambian sound.
“ I was raised by Zambian people, who spoke the Zambian language and lived a typical Zambian life. That has had a huge impact on my music and delivery. My music is mainly in English and Chewa.”
What are your hobbies? I love kick-boxing
“Staying fit is a conscious decision I made many years ago, it has become a lifestyle. Any chance I get, I work on ME.”
What is your favorite sport? Soccer.
“My favorite local soccer team is Kabwe Warriors. I have been to see them play a couple of times.”
What is your favorite meal? Nshima with beans.
Who is your favorite Zambian actor? Shi Mumbi.
“I think he is very talented when it comes to making people laugh.”
What is your favorite Zambian song currently? Delele by Dimpo Williams.
Who are your top 3 producers to work with in Zambia? Magician, MT and Reverb.
“I feel they understand me and my music. It’s always easy to work with people that understand you, incase you forget or get carried away, they remind you.”
What would you like people to know about Willz? I would like them to know that I love my family. Everything I do is for them.
What are your thoughts on the COVID-19 virus? It is a deadly virus but we can fight it if we follow the advise given by health authorities like staying indoors and practicing safe hygiene.
What message do you have for your fans?
“I would like them to know that I am grateful for their love and support. I am who I am today because of them. There would be no Mr Nyopole without them.”
That’s all for this week, remember to catch us next Sunday for another interesting Personality.
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