Speaking of his inspirations, Reekado Bank disclosed he was inspired by afrobeats legends like Salif Keita, Fela and, Ebenezer Obey who he would love to work with. The singer who stated that his music connects with reality and this fact has always encouraged him to drop amazing songs. The Afrobeats artist who got signed into Mavin after He further said in his interview on creative journey :
“One of the first persons I really fell in love with his music was Wande Coal. I got creative with that sound, I really liked what he was up to, and is I really wanted to feel more of that.
To inspire the next generation of creatives, Bolanle Austen-Peters of Terra Kulture invited Reekado to share his creative journey and connection to the contemporary Afrobeats scene. The video is part of Google Arts & Culture’s online initiative Eko for Show which celebrates Lagos, one of the world’s most vibrant cities for youth, creativity and technology. Explore more via #ekoforshow and g.co/ekoforshow