Nigerians Don’t Respect Hip-Hop – Odumodublvck Reveals

Nigerians Don’t Respect Hip-Hop – Odumodublvck Reveals

Famous rapper, Tochukwu Ojogwu, prevalently known as Odumodublvck has declared that Nigerians don’t regard the hip-jump classification and its artistes.

Talking in a new meeting with the CTRL Room, the ‘Declan Rice’ singer described how coordinators didn’t use to offer him seats at grant occasions during his days as a striving artiste.

He likewise described how he diverted down an idea from his group to partner with afrobeats hotshot, Davido, to accomplish distinction.

He said rather he inclined toward UK grime powers of fate whose sort arranged in perfect order with his vision.

Odumodublvck said,

“In 2019, someone [in my team] said we should go to Lagos and meet Davido. But I was like, ‘What will Davido do for me? Even if Davido takes me to America and puts me on stage and I’m rapping my stuff, his fans won’t understand because they are afrobeats fans.’

“But these guys: Teezee, BOJ, and Sholz, are the pipeline to the UK market. And those are the closest guys I sound like internationally. So why don’t I follow that route to get to wherever I want to get to?’

“I was like, I don’t need Davido for anything now. Let me follow people that align with my vision. And that was how we just came together and we’re here now.

Number one in the country against all odds. Tell them, they’ve to respect that thing. Because we went for an award show and we didn’t even have seats.

“They don’t respect hip-hop in Nigeria. They don’t respect us.”

The rapper, nonetheless, conceded that he surrendered to Wizkid‘s disputable explanation that “hip-bounce is dead”, pushing “I was hugely cheerful about Wizkid’s articulation… Hip-Jump was dead.”

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