By Kehinde Ajose
Ella Martins, a top Beninoise musician and actress is undoubtedly an appealing belle whose sex appeals make a visual delight.
How did you start music?
“I started music very young, at the age of six to be precise. I usually sang in the bathroom then. At the age of six, I started composing my own songs
“Did your parents support your singing while growing up?
“Not at all, my mother usually beat me in those days
What kind of music do you do?
RnB, Afrobeat and rap. I am a versatile artiste.
Would you say music has been good to you and why?“
Yes, music has been good to me because it has always been my dream. It has opened many doors of opportunity for me.
Do you make money from it?
Not really, but it has made me more popular. I go for many shows and I already had my mansion before going into music.
“Who has been the major influence on your music career?
“My major influence is Rihanna; she inspires me. We have a lot in common; she has talents, beauty and also possesses delightful sex appeals.
Can you play a romantic role in a music video?
“I can play a romantic role but how far I could go is dependent on the script. I can only show off my hips, not my breasts.“
They are fragile and I keep them hidden.
“Do you think flaunting sex appeal is good for showbiz?
“Sometimes it’s important. It has helped the likes of Beyonce and Kim Karadashian. They flaunt their sex appeals and it has paid off handsomely to their careers .I flaunt my sex appeal from time to time. It’s the weapon God gave me.
“Have you ever been embarrassed during a performance?
There are two accounts of most embarrassing moments as an artiste. First one was when I was performing with DJ Arafat and during the performance he stopped to kiss me. Second one was during a performance with Orezi. After the performance, the crowd carried me and tried to have a feel of my back side. I was really embarrassed. A lot of people think I did a surgery on my hips but I didn’t. A man once said he will give his life to touch my bum.
“Which Nigerian musicians will you love to work with ?
I will love to work with Wizkid, Orezi and Runtown; they are all talented artistes.
What is your opinion on sex before marriage?
Sex before marriage is good, because it helps you to know your partner.
Have you ever been heartbroken?
Yes, a president broke my heart. The relationship I had with the president is a long story. I fell in love with him because he was attentive and mature. In fact the relationship made me mature. It’s not easy dating a president. I am even working on a movie based on that experience. Since dating the president, I found it difficult to date an ordinary person.
What person will you love to be trapped in a desert alone with?
That will be Bill Gates.
What role may you find difficult to play in a movie?
I cannot go nude in a movie and I won’t allow an actor touch my breast.“