6 groundbreaking achievements of Laycon since he stepped into the celebrity life
Big Brother Naija 2020 winner, Laycon, definitely had no idea what life held for him as soon as he stepped into the house.
Right from the moment he was unveiled, he went from being the talk of the town to having such a solid fanbase responsible for most of his achievements both in and out of the house.
Laycon is arguably the highest record-breaking ex-housemate so far, and Legit.ng gathered 6 times he has set/broken a record.
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In no particular order here are Laycon's highest achievements so far since he stepped into the celebrity life.
1. Voting Records
The season 5 winner broke the previous season's record with over 150% increase, making him the first housemate to achieve the feat.
It is also worthy of mention that he left a wide margin as he gathered about 60% of the votes to be declared winner.
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2. First Housemate to Gain 1m Followers on Instagram
What makes this special is the fact that Laycon did not leave the house before amassing that huge number on Instagram.
Despite the mixed reactions his personality generated in the early days of the show, many eventually grew to love him.
3. First Lockdown Housemate to be Verified on Social Media
Like hitting one million followers on IG before his exit from the house nisot enough, the rapper was the first housemate who got the verification badge last year.
The reality star was verified on Thursday, December 17, and he could not help his excitement about becoming the latest member of the blue tick gang.
4. Breaks Showmax's First Day Stream Record
Fans of the rapper went in really hard with the support when his show I am Laycon launched on Showmax.
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The first few episodes that were released on February 11 made history in barely 10 days of its release.
5. First Housemate to Gain 1m Followers on Twitter
Another of Laycon's first is hitting 1 million supportive followers on the micro blogging app. It is without doubt that his fan base keeps growing and it is only a matter of time before he breaks his own record.
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Maymunah Ajetunmobi is a Legit.ng journalist with two years of working experience in the media industry. She graduated from the University of Ilorin with a Bachelor's Degree in Zoology. Maymunah is an Entertainment Editor because of her passion for writing and media related affairs. She believes in the uniqueness of every individual. Learn more about her on Instagram @munah__a.