Morena the Squire on his mu­sic ca­reer

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Morena Se­fatsa is best known as a pre­sen­ter on the e.tv youth pro­gramme, Craz-e. Fast for­ward to 2017 and he’s now a mu­si­cian, go­ing by the stage name of Morena the Squire, with a hit sin­gle, Faith Alive.

My love for mu­sic was al­ways there, but it took me a while to get here be­cause I had to find ex­actly what I wanted to do. Then I re­alised that I should just do me.

I ini­tially sang Faith Alive to an acous­tic gui­tar, but Ray, the guitarist, said it would be great with a beat. So we took it to Cuba, the pro­ducer, and he worked his magic. So now it’s a dance track.

Switch­ing from pre­sent­ing to mu­sic was a chal­lenge be­cause I ap­proach my mu­sic very dif­fer­ently to the way I tackle pre­sent­ing.

My stage name was taken from the house jam Squire For Hire. I re­late to it; it’s all about en­ergy. But build­ing my brand, like ev­ery jour­ney, has its ups and downs. Still, it’s been fun as I love per­form­ing.

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