Info Shymkent - Portrait of singer Cremo aka Mohamed Wabari

Fresh summer vibes from DJ Cremo

Dutch DJ Cremo released his first single with fresh summer vibes. We had the chance to chat with him about his life and the long road to release his single Fall in Love.

Info Shymkent: Hello Mohamed, how are you? Where are you now?

Cremo: Hi Mates. I am fine. I am based in London.

Info Shymkent: Can you introduce yourself to us?

Cremo: My name is Mohamed Wabari – pronounced Waberry – or better known as Cremo which stands for CreativeMo. I am 28 years old, a young entrepreneur and musician based in London. My parents are from Somalia. However I was born in The Netherlands, The Hague to be exact.

DJ Cremo’s first single Fall in Love on YouTube

Info Shymkent: Mohamed, the music Fall in Love is your first single? Can you tell us about your music Fall in Love?

Cremo: As you may be aware of; Fall in Love is my debut single released in 2020 and I actually created 70% of the track back in 2015. However due to personal circumstances I couldn’t release it. I produced the instrumental and wrote the hook/chorus and collaborated with this dope singer named Chase Farley aka K A I I, from Atlanta, USA, He wrote both verses and took the track to the next level! 

Info Shymkent: What style of music do you like to use for your music?

Cremo: I produce almost every genre name it all Hip Hop, RnB, EDM, Rock and even Reggae, depending on what inspires me. You know it’s healthy when you switch from genres to genres – it keeps you extra focused and concentrated!

Info Shymkent: Why did you want to become a musician?

Cremo: I was into beatboxing prior to producing and I used to sing as well. I don’t have a musical background matter the fact I am from a very strict muslim background whereby it is haram (means: forbidden) to listen and create music. 

Info Shymkent: Why as a nickname you took Cremo?

Cremo: Well I consider myself to be very creative and I decided to name myself as CreativeMo years later I slightly altered the name to Cremo.

Info Shymkent - Cover picture of Cremo's single "Fall in love"
Cover picture of Cremo’s first single Fall in love

Info Shymkent: Is Covid-19 interrupting your work?

Cremo: Yes, big time I was studying my Bachelors degree at London Metropolitan University between 2017 till 2020. During the pandemic I was in my final year of a Business Management course. However the bright side is I received my grades today with a 2:1. Although I was supposed to receive my results in July it doesn’t matter to wait a few more months. Ain’t it?

Info Shymkent: As long as you get your grade! Congratulation to you for the great result! What are you doing in your free time?

Cremo: I go to the gym at least four times a week and I walk 10,000 steps a day.

Info Shymkent: And what are you doing during quarantine?

Cremo: I try to exercise daily and stay healthy and occupy myself that’s pretty much it!

Info Shymkent: What plans do yo have for the future?

Cremo: I am in the stage to study a masters degree in Logistics and Supply Management at the University of Greenwich, I will be studying part time while pursuing my career in the music industry!

Info Shymkent: Thank you very much for your time, Mohamed. We wish you continuing success in your young music career. We wish you also a great day and celebration for your successful graduation.

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