COOLKID Georginho, he is living proof that no obstacle can hamper a calling to SUPER SWAGGER on and on... despite the tumbles life throws at you. Born in 1999 in Panrieng, in the Ruweng state of South Sudan, he crossed turmoil in his homeland, South Sudan, one of the largest refugee populations in the world with its ongoing conflict between government and opposition forces. He moved with family to Kakuma refugee camp in Kenya. He embarked on the ultimate road to mental emancipation through the music rhythms from primary school. His key mentor none other than the trailblazer @KIKIJIKO from linked life backgrounds.
He soon formed a group called SUPER SWAGGERS, The 14-year-old head of the group Super Swagger underwent relentless challenges
He recorded his first song that became an instant hit in Kakuma and in his homeland of Panrieng.
He then entered a competition for refugees and his rate kept improving. This branched off into more recordings > all eagerly await his music and kept hitiing the top 5 of KAMUMA’s got talent until he reached no1!
- Nairobi 8 December 2018
- Kakumas got talent 7 December 2018.
- DRC 15 December 2018.
- JUBA Kiki.G Great East African Tour with @kikiji Kampala, Tanzania, and Nairobi
Meet #CreatepreneurAfrica South Sudan, rise above all COOLKID GEORGINO,
Tell us what drives you? What is your true passion in life?
What drives me is… that I have a great dream of being a big superstar ……my passions is music and business….my life purpose, to rise and keep rising, to be that role model to uplift myself and all around me!
How did you find your passion and how old were you?
Let me say when I turned 13 years old. That was in 2013. I dreamt about it. Let’s say it was a soul vision! Nothing was going to turn me back.I knew I wanted to be a musician!
What about your passion appeals to you the most?
Money and fame. This is the key to the ultimate life-changing scenario. In all fact.
What drove you to make money from your passions?
My hard work. If you can dream it, then do it. That is my motto.If I can survive from what I love doing why not!
When was the first time you were paid for your passion?
Around 2016, then again and again on some performances
What kept you going when you thought about giving up?
My dream. Reaching my goal. Money and fame. My success so far keeps me from giving up. And my fans. They give me the courage
What motivates you every day to be even more successful?
I keep making records each time I get some money. My fans are increasing. I feel happy about that and work harder. I have fans in Juba, Kampala, Nairobi, and Kakuma…Two years ago I was just local. Now people are waiting for my new songs!
What do you have to say to all of the people who doubted you?
All that doubted me… I am rising now, And yes, doubt me, but advise me too. I will appreciate lessons to correct where I might be going wrong.
What advice do you give to aspiring creative is who look up to you?
Nothing could or should stop you from becoming who you want to be. Do not find limits. Rise above them. I know I did! YOU CAN TOO!