Today, Patrick Ssenyonjo a.k.a Fresh Kid is one of the most trending artistes in Uganda today. His father says that he picked inspiration from Lil Pazo and Fik Fameica.
Fresh Kid’s father Mr. Mutabazi Paul spoke to MC Ibra on his ‘Wolokoso extra-no stress’ show recently and revealed who inspired his son to start doing music.
At five years old, he loved Lil Pazo’s ‘Obutasoma’ song very much. That’s the clearest memory I have about the start of his music career. Whenever he heard it on , he ran close to the radio until ed.Mutabazi Paul
Mr. Mutabazi says that two years later, Fik Fameica burst onto the scene and his son deeply fell in love with the self-proclaimed Fresh Bwoy‘s music. He mastered all the rapper’s songs.
He started miming the songs and he always sang them exactly like Fik Fameica himself. It impressed Fameica and he started giving him money. One day he mimed and impressed Fameica who gave him over Shs 300,000 and a T-shirt.
Fresh Kid later acquired a nickname from most of the people who saw him mime. They named him ‘Ntala Afia’ after Fik Fameica’s Mafia song.
Listening to him rap today, there is a likeliness with Fik Fameica and he has impressed several music fans. Watch his latest song below;