BBC has a recent feature on alternative soul Nigerian musician, Bez. Born Bezhiwa Emmanuel Idakula, “Bez” as he is known by his fans around the world has quietly taken Nigeria and increasingly via his recent tour, the U.S. by storm.
Here is what the BBC has to say about him:
Singer Bez is being touted as the next big talent to come out of Nigeria.
An accomplished guitarist and composer, he is known for his live acoustic sessions.
Now he is in the US promoting his latest album Super Son.
BBC Africa’s Audrey Brown spoke to Bez from our New York studio about his stage name and music.
You can listen to the BBC’s interview with Bez here.
In case you missed it, check out the video to Bez’ popular hit single, “That Stupid Song” here.