Reactions As Laycon Addresses Critics Who Don’t Think He Worked Hard to Be Where He Is

Reactions As Laycon Addresses Critics Who Don’t Think He Worked Hard to Be Where He Is

- Laycon has taken to social media to get a few things off his chest concerning his critics

- According to the BBNaija star's tweet, there are some people who believe he didn't work to get to where he is

- The rapper's post has been received with mixed reactions by Twitter users

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Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) star, Olamilekan Moshood Agbeleshe, professionally known as Laycon, has taken to social media to ask his critics some interesting questions concerning their opinion about his growth.

The Lockdown winner who recently dropped his new album, Shall We Begin, in a recent tweet questioned those who believe he didn't work hard to get to where he is today.

Reactions as Laycon addresses critics who don't think he worked hard to be where he is
Laycon recently dropped his latest album, Shall We Begin. Photo credit: @itslaycon
Source: Instagram

He wrote:

"Tbh, y'all think I didn't work my a*s off to get to where I'm at today? That's how your brain processed all these things happening to me?? That's how you come to terms with your fear of my growth and my evolution???"

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The tweet sparked mixed reactions amongst social media users. While some people cheered the star on, there were others who believed it is grace and not hard work that earned him the celebrity status.

See reactions below:


"In the end. Society rewards accordingly. If all you do is to criticize another person’s hustle and hate them in the process. You’ll definitely be far from being successful in life. Know this!"


"Bro, this explanation is not necessary, alot of people hustle more than you. Just thank God for the grace."


"Bro nobi you work hard pass. Nobi you sabi pass. the fact that you are where you are today doesn't solely depend on your hard work. Just thank God for grace and move on. This explanation is not necessary. Stop making icons feel they're not putting in their best."

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"Apst Joshua Selman said: There is no success by accident. Success is intentional and strategic. Man woke up one morning and decided going to BBN would promote his music. He's been working a whole lot before the BBN conception came to him. God saw his energy he supplied grace."


"They think it is just a case of abracadabra, you paid your dues boy and it is your time to shine haters can shove their opinions where the sun doesn't shine."


"Grace doesn't work on empty BRAINs. Grace found TALENT, Grace knows better DIRECTIONs....Man(Laycon) deserves everything coming his way ,the light will never go off, the love will spread, ICONs will spread and expand, conquer, win and last forever..Laycon X ICONs>>>>>>>>>>>>"

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In other news, another BBNaija star, Sinclair Timmy better known as Trikytee, recently sat down for an interview with Linda Ikeji TV and a clip from the chat surfaced online.

The reality star was asked who he thought was the most successful lockdown star. While Trikytee initially came up with two names - Erica and Nengi - he was made to narrow it down to one person.

Nengi was his eventual choice and he went on to explain his reasons. Trikytee, who stated that he does not judge success by clout or trends online, said Nengi has been able to do things business-wise offline that goes beyond her being a beautiful woman.

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