Can we meet you?
My name is Beete Lezua Gabriel Pyagbara musically known as AceRapper B-classic. A Contemporary Gospel Rap Artiste based in Port Harcourt, Nigeria.
How did you get saved?
I got saved by personal conviction after going through tough times.
You are a music minister how did this talent come to light?
My talent came to light through my active participation in church activities.
. Did you ever at any point feel like you were not good enough?
At the very beginning I always knew i was a star that the world was yet to see.
How would you describe your music genre or style?
I would describe my music genre and style like a pizza with a mix of various contemporary genres with a unique appeal that tells a different story.
What's your creative process like?
My creative process comes from life’s experiences, challenges of contemporary times, and deep revelation of God’s word.
Away from music what else do you get up to?
Away from music I get up to living life doing my bit in contributing to society and chasing my other passions.
How long have you been singing?
I’ve been singing for over ten years, but professionally I’ve sang for three years now.
What's your philosophy of life and what has been the highlight of your life that has been greatly instrumental in your life as a Christian?
My philosophy has always been to strive for what I believe in, set goals and I can achieve them. The highlight of my life was in 2008 when I got admitted into the university and my Dad who was my supposed sponsor had a stroke which got him bedridden and I lost hope on how to carry on through life and school, but God showed up in ways I couldn’t explain to wipe my tears away. I went through school like a king. My whole perspective about God changed and that was my turning point in faith as a Christian.
Who do you look up to in the music industry?
I look up to several inspiring figures in the Gospel music community, but now I’m a whole new star and the Holy Spirit inspires me more.
How would you describe the music industry as a gospel artist and what could be don better?
I would describe the Gospel Music Industry as a growing one that needs tremendous support from the church for it’s propagation.
Which do you consider the best song you have released so far and why?
I would consider “JARA” as the best song I’ve ever released judging by it’s success rate and global acceptance.
Do you have any new projects we should look out for?*
I am currently working on an
extended play project (EP) coming out later this year which the world should look out for.
One message for your fans out there and aspiring gospel musicians as yourself.
My message to fans out there: the best of me is yet to come, keep the love and support coming. To young aspiring Gospel musicians out there: it is only what you do for God that lasts forever, every other thing fades with the passage of time, stick to the path.
Thanks for your time.