- DJ Akademiks recently made an interesting revelation about rapper DaBaby’s nationality
- The entertainer confirmed that the rap star is partly Nigerian
- DJ Akademiks made the disclosure during a conversation with rapper 6ixnine
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Popular American media personality, DJ Akademiks, has left many surprised after he recently came out to confirm the nationality of rapper, Jonathan Lyndale Kirk, who is mostly known as DaBaby.
According to the entertainer, the rap musician has some Nigerian blood in him.
Legit.ng sighted a video that captured the moment DJ Akademiks made the disclosure during a conversation with rapper 6ixnine.
The two appeared to have been talking about DaBaby’s music and in the middle of the conversation, 6ixnine noted that the fellow rapper dropped “an entirely Spanish record”.
Reacting, Akademiks was quick to interject and note that the rapper is Nigerian a little and as such, it’s better to say he dropped an African record.
Watch the clip below:
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DaBaby is currently enjoying massive love from the music industry as he has the biggest song in the world. His single, Rockstar, has been number one on Billboard top 100 for several weeks.
Some months ago, the rapper caught the attention of many Nigerians after he attended the wedding ceremony of his Igbo friend and showed up in a complete traditional outfit.
The American rapper was seen rocking agbada and some traditional beads. Photos and videos from the event immediately went viral in the online community.
In one of the videos that showed up on social media, the rapper was heard gushing about how proud he was to be able to celebrate the friend who was getting married.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously reported that American singer and Wizkid’s ex-girlfriend, Justine Skye, took many by surprise after she shared the results of an ancestry DNA test that she took.
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According to the music star, the result showed that she is majorly from Nigeria. Justine while sharing the post said she always knew she had some Nigerian in her.
Many were spotted congratulating and welcoming her home in the comment section of her post.