By Chisomo Phiri
Sensational hip-hop artist, Black Isco has released a new song titled ‘ Make It Last’. Isco unfeigned name Frasco Chanthunya is a Blantyre based music meastro.
Speaking in an interview with Teamplus TV, the artist opine that Make It Last is a goad song that exert influence on the people to take risks inorder to make money and how they can save it to last long.
“The song ‘Make It Last’ is about getting out of your comfort zone, work extra hard and keep money aside for rainy days.”
He said the song is on all major streaming sites such as Spotify, Deezer, Apple Music and Boomplay.
Asked what should people expect from him as an artist this year, he said:” Expect more music and more live performances” .
“I am currently working on my sixth album called ‘Berlinetta Thoughts’. The album will be one of the my best works.”
The artist went on to describe the current Malawi’s music industry as better than before.
” There is more opportunity today than 10 years ago. It is also easier to reach listeners and even to put together shows independently because of the increased availability of information, on the internet”.
He continued to say that , they is still alot to be done to improve the industry citing example of investing in sound equipment but also artist should be showing up on time at the stage to perform.
He then called on fellow musicians in the country to always have confidence and dream high.
Black Isco started making music in 2009. He took a 6 year break from 2012 to 2018 to focus on education and work as a sales consultant at a certain company.
The artist has 59 songs and 20 to 30 features with other artists such as C-Scripture, Sage Poet and The King’s Rifles.
Internationally he is inspired by artists like Nas, Eminem, Lupe Fiasco, Big K.R.I.T and Kanye West.