Nigerian rapper, Emeka Akumefule popularly generally known as Blaqbonez has opened up on his biggest concern when he started off as an upcoming artiste.
In a Twitter publish on Wednesday, the rapper stated that most individuals thought he would end up like his uncle who was previously a rapper however ended up as a drug addict.
In keeping with him, the concern of turning into like his uncle gave him the power to show them proper.
He stated: “Had an uncle that used to rap, didn’t occur for him, he then bought hooked on medication, from rehab to rehab until he ended up within the village once I began rapping everybody thought I might find yourself like that however boy did it prove soooo completely different. I keep proving them unsuitable.
“They used to say ‘I see the spirit of uncle *** inside him”’and it used to harm me soooooo dangerous, it then constructed a critical concern and nervousness in me, in every thing I did, cos I continuously thought “what in the event that they’re true?’”
In a Twitter publish on August 2021, the 25-year-old revealed that being within the college made him really feel like a failure which led to his melancholy.
“I can’t consider I used to be virtually depressed within the College as a result of their engineering shit was killing me, all I wished to do was rap. College made me really feel like a failure, niggas had been getting A’s and the longer term wanting brilliant, I used to be dropping mixtapes and hoping not simply okay would publish it.
“I’m actually grateful for the way far I’ve come. I don’t know who would have been caring for my mum if this music didn’t work out for me,” he wrote.