1NOnlyAce is a Dancehall and Reggae artist residing in Toronto, Canada. He was born in Jamaica where he learned melodic harmonies, and instantly became familiar with structuring a song.We recently interviewed him for our magazine. Sharing it with our readers here.
Twist Online : First of all tell us about the start of your professional career?
1NOnlyAce : Well, I started making my own music on my old desktop computer back in the ninth grade, using beats provided to me by a friend of mind and simple music recording software. After a couple years, I took a break when I started college. During my last year of college, about a year ago, I started doing music again; but this time it was more on a serious note.
Twist Online : Who or what inspired you to get into music industry?
1NOnlyAce : My main inspiration is Michael Jackson. I admired his work ethic and what he stood for in music. I also gained inspiration from within; I do not just want the fame, but I also want to share my talent and culture with people all over the world.
Twist Online : Tell us about your recent release
1NOnlyAce: My most recent release is a Pop single called “Take Me Serious”, which features another artiste from Toronto, who goes by the name of Mihai. In a few days I will be releasing a Dancehall single called “Bad Ting”.
Twist Online : What kind of response you have received from the release?
1NOnlyAce : I have received a lot of positive responses. I was told by a particular individual that “Take Me Serious” could be my breakthrough single. He said I should sell my house and car and promote it haha. I will put my all into promoting this song and hopefully I can get to touch people’s hearts.
Twist Online : What attracts you more, performing on stage or working in studios?
1NOnlyAce : Although I absolutely love to see my creativity and work comes alive during mixing sessions, I definitely feed off the positive and vibrant energy I receive when I perform for my fans. I am also pleased to see that they admire my music during their singing of my songs at my performances.
Twist Online : What’s your favorite music genre?
1NOnlyAce : My favourite genre is definitely Dancehall.
Twist Online : Have you set some target to achieve as a music artist?
1NOnlyAce : Yes. My main target right now is to be a household name. My other target is to be recognized worldwide as an international artiste, creating music in multiple genres, not only dancehall.
Twist Online : Are you currently working on any other project?
1NOnlyAce : Yes. I am currently working on a mixtape that will be consisted of Dancehall/Reggae tracks as well as hip hop tracks. There will be some dope collabs too. So lookout people