Zach Zoya – O CanadaPOSTED ON:
Jan 10 2019
HHO: Introduce yourself to the fans
Zach Zoya: I go by the name of Zach Zoya, 20year-old rapper,singer,songwriter
HHO: How did your artist name come about?
Zach Zoya: Zach is already my gov. name and I just basically simplified my family name. I changed “Gxoyiya”, which is a south-african name, to simply “Zoya”
HHO: Where are you from?
Zach Zoya: Rouyn-Noranda, Abitibi-Temiscamingue, little town up north Montreal
HHO: Who were your musical influences growing up?
Zach Zoya: MJ, Usher, Drake, Kendrick Lamar, eminem, chris brown, bob marley and I’m forgetting some.
HHO: What is the current single/project that you are promoting?
Zach Zoya: I dropped a collab tape this summer called “Misstape”. Produced by my big bro High-Klassified.
HHO: How did the record come about?
Zach Zoya: I’ve always been a big fan of HK’s work. So I was stoked when he messaged me about his latest tape, Kanvaz. He sent me a beat straight-away and asked me to hop on it. The very next day, I was in the studio recording 1919. he must’ve liked it because it became the single of the tape. We then started working on&off during the summer and thats how The Misstape came about
HHO: What would be your dream collaboration with any rapper or producer?
Zach Zoya: Would love to work with Benny Blanco
HHO: Are you currently touring or have any upcoming shows?
Zach Zoya: Couple upcoming shows but mostly working on new music.
HHO: How is the response from your fans & djs been?
Zach Zoya: Overwhelmingly positive, the quebec scene is super supportive, its like the whole province wants one of us to make it in the big leagues.
HHO: What artists do you listen to the most?
Zach Zoya: Rn, Juice Wrld is probably my favorite artist. I really love earl sweatshirt’s new tape too.
HHO: What are your plans for 2019? What are you doing that others are not?
Zach Zoya: Hopefully blow up. if not that, just get better at everything I do, steady on the way up.
HHO: How can your fans reach you?
Zach Zoya: All social media @zachzoya