Temmie Ovwasa, the Nigerian singer and song-writer, has once more made some allegations in opposition to her former record label boss, Olamide, claiming that he ‘messed her thoughts up’.
Throughout a query and reply session through her Instagram handle, the singer was requested by a fan if she nonetheless retains in contact with the YBNL boss.
In response to the query, the younger girl alleged that though Olamide gave a platform, he rejected all of the offers and show that she was offered. Ovwasa additionally alleged that her former boss stopped her from releasing songs.
She claimed, “That man introduced me to Lagos from Ilorin as an 18-year-old, put me on a platform then proceeded to reject each show I received, each offer I received. Stopped me from releasing songs, stored me in his home together with his spouse (who spoke to me like I used to be garbage in entrance of her pals) and child within the name of ‘household’. Put my face on the wall, on an album where the ‘males’ were allowed to be individuals.
“He messed my thoughts up then tried to compensate for it. I let it die as a result of I don’t take pleasure in speaking to his minions or being related to them. Why would I be in contact with him? You see all of your idols and assume everybody ought to worship them, however neglect that they’re actual individuals capable of doing real issues.”
Replying to a different query by a fan who requested, “Would you continue to love to do a collaboration with Olamide after the entire saga has been resolved,” Ovwasa mentioned she doesn’t wish to be related to men who use their place to harm others.
The singer mentioned, “My trauma shouldn’t be a ‘entire saga’. You all neglect that people feel things and what would possibly appear to be gist to you is definitely anyone’s lived actuality.
“I don’t crave fame and I don’t wish to be related to males who use their positions to harm others whereas fastidiously curating their public presence to replicate values they don’t uphold.”
She additional hinted on the form of individuals she wish to do collaborations with.
“Might sound stunning to you however I don’t wish to be related together with your faves. They’re individuals of questionable character and I’ve no area in my life for something that doesn’t serve me. I’ve tasted fame, been round multimillionaires and I can let you know for a reality, I don’t fee them.
“I might like to collaborate with girls, with artistes from marginalised communities, with nonbinary artistes, queer individuals; individuals who can perceive artwork past capitalism,” Ovwasa mentioned.