Real name – Ifeanyi Chukwuebuka Ibegbunam, Fecko is a revered and versatile Nigerian artiste based in Lagos. His musical direction was influenced by his environment, life and other talented artistes. He has worked with a good number of respected names in African hip hop and has also been featured on Chuck D of Public Enemy’s radio show.
He has been featured on various magazine publications, including South Africa’s HYPE and Nigeria’s HipHop World Magazine. One of his songs ‘Real African Poetry’ – produced by Teck-Zilla, was once nominated as radio AFRO Australia’s Song of the Year in 2013.
Fecko is obviously not a rookie. He made his first mainstream appearance when he featured on the Joe Spazm Mixtape (Hosted by DJ Jimmy Jatt). The project also featured artistes, such as WizKid, Ice Prince, Da Grin and a host of others.
Mazi Fecko (as he is fondly called) has earned his stripes by releasing three EPs, and has churned out several singles and collaborations so far. Some of his singles such as “Kalabash”, “Hustle Over Feelings”, “Finally” and “Fela Must Rise” have been featured on the popular Nigerian music chart – Yello Top 10 Countdown.
Apart from showbiz, Fecko is a student, writer and editor (E.C.H.O. e-Zine). He is also a graphic designer and an aspiring actor.