Akpo Aweroswoghene Godfirst popularly known by the stage name, Zed1st (Pronounced as Zedfirst) is a fast-rising Afro-Fusion New Generation Z Artiste who has built his art on resource and creating new exciting sound and exploring the depth of Afro Beat in synch with the most amazing sounds around the world.
Born and bred in Lagos, West Africa, Zed1st growing up has always had a flair for sounds either it being movie soundtracks from telenovelas, sitcoms to listening to the likes of Afro Legend, Fela, 2 Face Idibia, P Square and lots.
Although he has been highly influenced by the new generation artistes such as Wizkid, Davido, Burna Boy, Mr. Eazi and Drake for their love towards the art of sounds and appropriation of making music in his technically simple but complex way.
In a short conversation with Zed1st, he also stated his view on music. He lauds Afrobeat, his art is refined and beautiful to anyone and everyone who is willing to listen and have a great time.
The Star also added that his future is filled with decentralized sounds and experimentation and this he said was inspired by the 2017 Block Buster Movie, COCO, whose soundtrack became the anthem of so many and more fans.
While he kept mute on what kind of sound we are to expect, he did say his options are reared towards creating an outstanding piece of works and projects and he is quite sure he is the beginning of a New Era, Zed1st.
Zed1st also earlier on has been very open to the scene with his works and projects and with all said so far, we duly can’t wait for all he has in stock, his projects and skills.