Willie Wartaal wants to make at least thirty albums in his career. In an interview with LINDA. he tells that singer Stevie Wonder is his great example and that he wants to share a great musical legacy with the world.
"Stevie Wonder is an artist who has never stopped making music. There are boring things in between, but also legendary ones. When he dies, he leaves a treasure for the world. I want that too, so I go for at least thirty albums" , according to the rapper who is best known as a member of The Youth of Today.
Wartaal recorded his first solo album Ankle Banners this year and this occasionally caused problems with his girlfriend. "Because I worked a lot on the new album over the past year, I listened to my own voice all the time. In a crazy way everything is going to revolve around you. At a certain point my girlfriend said:" Don't you realize that you talk about yourself all the time? "
The 37-year-old rapper, who was born as Olivier Locadia, scored hits such as Watskeburt, Sterrenstof and Get Spanish with The Youth of Today . Dom, Lomp & Famous , a collaboration with the Opposites and Dio, also became a success.