Nigerian rapper, Chibuzor Nelson Azubuike, better known by his stage name, Phyno has said he can go an entire year without rapping and will still have the support of his fans.
The indigenous rapper in an interview with media personality, Ehiz, aka Dadaboy, bragged about his core fan base.
According to him, he has a core fan base in the Eastern part of Nigeria and has also managed to amass fans in the West too.
Phyno who noted that he can go an entire year without rapping and he’ll be fine, revealed he has gone from the days when he made zero income to now making over 9 figures.
Speaking further he described superstar singers, Olamide and Reminisce as his family in the west.
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“I can stay a year without rapping one music and I’m still good” – Phyno pic.twitter.com/8JwxN0GkHv
— oluwarimitan (@orpemi31) March 22, 2021
Meanwhile, a Nigerian social media user identified as @uncleajala on Twitter, has sparked a debate on the platform after coming out to state that indigenous rapper Olamide played a significant role in Phyno’s rise to fame.
Ajala had urged music lovers to learn to appreciate Olamide for everything he has done in the music industry. He listed artistes like Lil Kesh, Naira Marley, Chinko Ekun, Fireboy DML alongside his colleague Phyno, who all owe their success to the rapper.
His post reads,
Before you disrespect Olamide, just know that Olamide had done alot for Nigeria entertainment industry, he made us know Lil Kesh, Adekunle Gold, Chinko Ekun, Naira Marley, Zlatan Ibile, Fireboy, Young John, Pheelz, Dj enimoney, Lyta, Phyno etc, always put a respect on his name.