Friday, 22 April 2016

12-year-old Nigerian rapper challenges Olamide to a contest

12-year-old Nigerian rapper
challenges Olamide to a

Some people discover their talents at a very
unfortunate period of their lives; when they
are in hardship. But the same cannot be
said of Oluwatobi Akanbi, a 12-year-old
rapper who boasts the courage of an adult.
National Drums Festival, when this young
chap was made to perform on stage.
With the traditional Adire outfit on a pair of
jeans trousers, the youngster whose stage
name is T-rapper, not just dazzled the
teeming audience, but was also spontaneous
in some of his remarks.
After the performance, our correspondent
caught up with him and had a brief interview
with him. He was also asked to do a
freestyle on the spot.

Master Akanbi, who said that he has been
rapping since he was six, also called out
popular award-winning Nigerian artist,
Olamide aka Badoo, stating that he could
match the finesse of the ‘street’ rapper,
although his ultimate goal remains having a
collabo with the Eyan Mayweather crooner.
Below are some pictures of his performance
as well as his interview with our

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