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Inside/Out with Upmost, MC and street journalist
Kubatana.net
September 02, 2009

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Full interview with Upmost - Read and listen

Describe yourself in five words?
I am that I am.

What's the best piece of advice you've ever received?
Stay true to yourself.

What's the most ridiculous thing you've ever done?
Hey I do a lot of ridiculous things. I know I was drunk when I did whatever ridiculous thing I did. I try not to remember my ridiculous moments.

What is your most treasured possession?
My radio coz that's where my music is always playing.

What do you regard as the lowest depth of misery?
Not knowing your purpose, not knowing what you are here for.

Do you have any strange hobbies?
I collect cans, like deo cans. I don't throw away my deo cans.

What do you dislike most about your appearance?
I think I like myself and I think more people should like me too!

What is your greatest extravagance?
Hats. I love hats, I love collecting hats.

What have you got in your fridge?
Cockroaches, some tomatoes and just a bit of meat.

What is your greatest fear?
Not being able to do music anymore. Every time I get writers block I'm always scared that I have fallen. I worry a lot when I don't write.

What have you got in your pockets right now?
Three trillion that a hwindi gave coz he didn't have any coins, paper, my phone, match sticks.

What is your favourite journey?
To Buhera because there are a lot of memories.

Who are your heroes in real life?
My mother is my heroine.

When and where were you happiest?
I have a lot of happy memories so it's hard to grade when I was happiest.

What's your biggest vice?
Lack of inspiration is my biggest vice.

What were you like at school?
I think I was pretty quiet but funny. In lessons that were too serious, I would always be the guy at the back cracking a joke.

What are you doing next?
Next up I was intending to go to the studio and record but maybe I'll go to the office to check my mail surf the net.

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