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Not time to give in to defeat, says singer Timikoda

Timothy Onoja, (Timikoda)

A fast-rising artistes, Timothy Onoja, has vowed not to give in to defeat, disclosing that he has dedicated the rest of the chaotic year 2020 to writing and composing more music.

The artiste, with stage name Timikoda, revealed his plans to some journalists in Lagos.

For the afrobeat singer, he enjoys listening to his song, Kalo, released in 2020.

Away from music, Timikoda’s love for architecture is not debatable.

He enthused: “If I wasn’t doing music, I will give 100 per cent of my time to Architecture practice which, of course, I still do when I get the chance.”

Obviously, this artiste embraces the internet. He said his fans have reached him through this means, dishing out accolades that massage his morale.

Timikoda said: “I would say the internet is the greatest gift to this generation; there is so much it has made possible.

“I get accolades regarding my music from afar. This would have been impossible without the internet.”

The Kogi State indigene, who draws inspiration from life, unrepentantly admires Wizkid.

“If I was to pick just one musician I admired, I’d say Starboy Wizkid,” says the singer, whose heartfelt songs he wishes would hit the A-list across corners soon.

Timikoda is known for his messages of love, peace, and togetherness; hence, If there is one thing he could expunge from the music industry, “I would take all the hate away so we learn to see one another as brothers.”