Name: Zakarias Nouamani Poulsen (ZAKE)
Social Media Handle/Username: its.zake
Introduce Yourself/Tell About Yourself: Im a artist from Denmark, wtih roots from Morocco and Pharoe Island, since i was a kid i always had love for music. I grew up with Michael Jackson playing constantly in the living room, and always tried to make my own beats on my two-handed drum set, while playing on Indian flutes.
What Inspires You Every day? : Im surrounded by great artists and producers who help to inspire me on a daily basis. I love to follow the music industry and check whats new, and get inspired by my daily life, The ability to live your dream, and do what you love, is the most important for me.
What is some words of wisdom you live by?: Never take no for an answer. After bad days good days come. Always work on your craft on a daily basis, go the extra mile, if you want to be extra. You need to put yourself out there, face your fears, and work hard and smart. Practice makes excellence.
What is your ultimate goal in life? : My ultimate goal in life is to be one of the greatest, i want to help and inspire people. I want to create a great community, and bring new things to the table that hasn’t been seen before.
I want to travel the world, and do what i love the most, and that’s music.
What are your thoughts on people who seek attention on social media, and what message would you like to give them? : Do your thang homie, thats what social media are for. Well there is a wrong way to do it, you shouldn’t put others down, or bring negativity to the table. But I’m all up for making content, that goes viral. And it makes me happy to see people who are creative, which also inspires people.
How would you help people around the world who are going through mental health problems? : I would tell them that it is not the end. And don’t be to hard on yourself. We live in days were the rat race are at its ultimatum, and everybody want to keep up with the Joneses. Don’t get me wrong, do what you are capable of, and more. But don’t be afraid to reflect, take a pause, and seek help. You are not alone.
How would you describe a better world for us all? : A better world is a world with communication, and love. One good thing about our age and technology is that we can search for different sources, and reach out to each other for more enlightenment. A better world is a world where we recognize there is enough for everybody, and we try as individuals to help others and make a positive impact for the world.
What else would you like to tell others about you or your life?: That i feel blessed to have the opportunities i have. Don’t get me wrong, i have bad days too, but overall, I’m grateful and happy for my life. It’s not always been easy, but good times comes when the bad times passes. That’s a great reminder when things don’t always do the way we expect it to. Remember the good times celebrate you,
and the bad times shape you for the better.