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Born April 22 in Maiduguri, King A-Maz came from an unusual musical background – which is, none. Coming from a city that is not known for anything musical and a lineage that had no prior musicians to help blaze the path, A-Maz did not pay much mind to his gift in the beginning.
But after completing his secondary school in the city of Jos, the infectious passion and outrageous concentration of talent in the city ignited the spark of music in him and led him to initially join the bandwagon of ‘upcoming artists’.
The defining moment for A-Maz came in 2012, when he lost three dear friends to a targeted killing in Boko Haram-ridden Maiduguri during his university years. The music he created in their honour went a long way in helping him manage his hurt and led him to begin using music to express emotions and address situations. This paradigm shift separated A-Maz from wannabe artists by leading him to make real art to express, instead of shallow music to impress…View More