Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle. Life is essentially a cheat and its conditions are those of defeat; the redeeming things are not happiness and pleasure but the deeper satisfactions that come out of struggle. Each and every person has to face difficulties in achieving their goals. Once a wise man said, “an inspiring story remains an inspiring story” and here we have one. Raymond Emamezi Okoro is a musician, photographer, designer of Lagos Nigeria. He was born and raised in Ughelli and he also stayed in Warri in Delta State for some time. Then, he moved to Lagos to pursue his dreams. His journey has been a big inspiration to all the people out there. He has worked really hard to achieve the heights he is on.
He loved music since his childhood and was drawn to it by his parents, who are ardent music lovers. He started writing raps and songs when he was in secondary school. His love for music led him to this specific career path. He used to appreciate different music genres and sounds. He loved every kind of music from the 80s to the modern era. He makes music with relatable content and he is against the idea of using any sort of vulgarity in his songs. He is flexible to all music genres and sounds.
Raymond showcased his range and versatility in his first project. The EP was titled “IN NO PARTICULAR ORDER” released in August 2021. Another project will be released in November.
Raymond creates music to conquer his fears. That’s why he named his first song “courage”. He likes to make songs with some good messages. He wants his audience to enjoy his songs. He wants to inspire everyone to follow their hearts. Keep a positive and creative mindset and one day you are going to see a world you always dreamt of. Believe in yourself and be confident!