- Nigerian singer Davido recently called out people hating him because of his wealthy background
- Members of the internet community received his rant with mixed reactions
- The sensational music act also commented on people suggesting that he bought his way into fame
Social media users woke up to a video shared by singer David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido, in which he addressed people that have made a habit of criticizing him because of his wealthy background.
The singer, who appreciated fans that supported his new project with American music act Chris Brown, also made sure to express that it is not his fault that his father is a rich man.
As expected the singer’s rant garnered a lot of mixed reactions once it surfaced in the online community.
There were a host of followers that empathized with the singer and agreed that he was not receiving fair treatment in the industry. Read comments below:
PAY ATTENTION: Read best news on Nigeria's #1 news app
However, other internet users berated the singer and wondered what other support he wants from people.
A particular Twitter user identified as @Ethniejags expressed that the singer should know that everyone cannot love him. He said if he still does not understand that fact, then he still has a lot of growing up to do.
Another lady identified as Funmi, wondered what other means of support the singer wants from his fans, even when they go all out to buy and listen to his music.
Read her tweet below:
In a similar vein, a supporter of the Aye crooner identified as @Ollolade shared a post on Twitter, in which he pointed out all the things people have assumed Davido bought with his money, as opposed to getting through his hard work and talent.
Reacting to the post, OBO causally stated that even when he buys, there are still those who would suggest that he stole.
See the exchange below:
Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously gathered that OBO won the hearts of members of the internet community after he extended a kind gesture to junior colleague, Lyta, on Twitter. Davido expressed his interest to work with the young act of a remix of his music single, Monalisa.
NAIJ.com (naija.ng) -> Legit.ng We have upgraded to serve you better
I am not jealous of Davido – B Red | Legit TV