Rick Ross, a heavyweight titan in the rap music scene that needs little introduction, has stirred quite a buzz recently. Not only did he publicly declare his love for African music, but he also went ahead to single out his two favourite Nigerian singers. This revelation has sent waves of surprise and delight among fans and artists alike, underscoring the global appreciation and reach of African music. But who are these Nigerian singers that have caught the attention of the ‘Maybach Music’ hit maker? Stick with us as we reveal the duo. But first, let’s dig deeper into what led him to announce his admiration.
The globally famed American rap artist, Rick Ross, has ignited a flurry of online discussions with his recent revelations about African music
During an interactive Q&A session with his fans, he disclosed his top five treasured African musicians and didn’t shy away from professing his admiration for President Bola Tinubu
Nigerian artists secured two spots on his list, and this has sparked an enormous buzz across social media platforms
Internationally acclaimed American rapper and successful liquor entrepreneur, Rick Ross, has stirred up a significant social media storm with his opinions on Nigerian music and the nation itself.
The rapper had a question-and-answer session with his fans about Nigerian music and some of its artistes.
In his recent narration, Ross unrolled his top five African music artists that he particularly admires. He mentioned Odumodu Blvck and Uncle Waffles from South Africa, Amaarae from Ghana, not forgetting El Grand Toto from Tanzania.
The most eyebrow-raising part of the session was his particular interest in the slightly contentious Nigerian street-pop singer, Portable.
Rick Ross was warm in his commendation of the Zazu hitmaker. He noted Portable’s name not just once, but twice, signifying his intense admiration for the artist’s talent.