Rapper, Eldee has dropped a shocker. The rapper who is known for his rich perspective on social topics, shared on Twitter how his hit song Big Boy contributed to the Nigerian societal decay.
The then Trybesmen patron, took to Twitter to reflect on the impact of his 2008 hit single titled Big Boy on which Olu Maintain & Banky W were featured as guest artistes. The rapper put up a lengthy post about how the song is in contrast with his usual social conscious music. He stated that he intended to inspire Nigerians to aspire for success with the song but it ended up promoting materialism and oppression which has become the craze in our society today causing people to involve in criminal activities like internet fraud aka yahoo yahoo.
See his thread below.
Truth is, people who are close to me know that I’m more of a Bob Marley than a Diddy. In my natural state, I’m more socially conscious than flashy. Much of my music doesn’t give off that vibe though, primarily because a lot of my music was made to cater to my audience.