AKEE FONTANE TALKS NEW ALBUM, WORKING WITH DABABY AND MORE
Written by Kola Kol on 23 November 2020
Delaware artist Akee Fontane took some time out to talk about his new album Game Ain’t Based Sympathy aka G.A.B.O.S , his recent collaborations and more.
KOLA: “Game Ain’t Based on Sympathy” is your latest project , why the title?
AKEE FONTANE: I Gave The Title Game Ain’t Based On Sympathy , To Make A Long Story Short My Last 4 – 5 Years In The Industry I’ve Realized There’s No Sympathy In Business!
KOLA: What’s your favorite song on the album?
AKEE FONTANE: My Favorite Song Would Have To Be Last Time Or Still Gone Hate Due To Response From The People.
KOLA: Why did you make a video for the song Depression first, is that song special to you if so why ?
AKEE FONTANE: I Made A Video For Depression First Because It’s A Very Important Topic To Me And Honestly It’s The Motive Behind My Entire Project. Sentimental Reasons As Well
As A High Demand For It Being As Though It’s The First Single From G.A.B.O.S
KOLA: How long have you been actively working towards your music career?
AKEE FONTANE: 21 Years & Counting (6 Professionally)
KOLA: What was it like working with DaBaby on a song ?
AKEE FONTANE: Working With The DaBaby Was A Fun Experience As Well As A Life Changing Opportunity, Truly Appreciate Him For The Chance To Work.
KOLA: Are there any other artists that you enjoy working with?
AKEE FONTANE: Young Dro, T.K. Kravitz, Runway Richy ECT.
KOLA: What artists (if any) from Delaware would you be interested in collaborating with in the near future?
AKEE FONTANE: All !!!
KOLA: When you travel to other cities what do people typically say when you tell them you are from Delaware?
AKEE FONTANE: Where’s That ? !
KOLA: What was the biggest thing that changed in your life during the pandemic?
AKEE FONTANE: My Team & I Decided To Sell Mask Which Became Very Profitable & Trickled Down To Other Merchandise As Well.
KOLA: What’s the first thing you plan to do when the pandemic ends?
AKEE FONTANE: Travel And Performances Consistently
KOLA: With the holiday season coming up, do you plan on celebrating with family or will you be working?
AKEE FONTANE: Hopefully I’ll Get To Spend It With Family But If Duty Calls I’ll Be Spending It On The Road, My Family Understands My Unorthodox Schedule
KOLA: What are 5 words that you would use to describe your new project?
AKEE FONTANE: Honest , Painful , Energetic, Informative & Wavey
KOLA: Where can I find your music?
AKEE FONTANE: All Digital Streaming Platforms
KOLA: Why did you think people enjoy your music?
AKEE FONTANE: I Think People Enjoy My Music Because It’s Personal After You Listen You Feel Like You Know Me
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