Yemi Alade Speaks on Upcoming Project With Rick Ross on IG Live: "Love to See How Far She Has Come"

Yemi Alade Speaks on Upcoming Project With Rick Ross on IG Live: "Love to See How Far She Has Come"

  • Mama Africa, as she is fondly called, has made the rounds on social media following her link-up with American music rapper, Rick Ross
  • Both stars spoke at length on the first meeting and their collaborations, as well as Rick's projects with other African artists
  • Fans are excited about Yemi Alade's growth and how much she got hyped up by the You the Boss rapper

Nigerian award-winning musician Yemi Alade excitedly linked up with American rapper Rick Ross while she was on Instagram Live on Monday, May 20, 2024.

The singer, who recently fell victim to social media trolls after replying to a fake page she mistook for Wizkid's, invited Rick Ross, real name William Leonard Roberts II, on her IG live.

Yemi Alade and Rick Ross has a lengthy chat on IG live.
Singer, Yemi Alade shares plans and new music with Rick Ross. Credit: @yemialade, @richforever
Source: Instagram

Yemi Alade and Rick share upcoming project

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Yemi Alade and Rick Ross shared that they had an amazing project coming soon. They did not give too many details but gave fans something to hold on to.

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Rick Ross announced Yemi Alade as a major contributor to the project and commended her for her hard work.

Recall that Rick Ross had announced his intentions to collaborate with the fast-rising Nigerian talent Asake and others.

See IG live video here:

Rick also gave Yemi some business advice after he asked the singer who she would love to work with in foreign music. She mentioned Rihanna.

They reminisced about their first meeting in Atlanta and generally had a productive chat.

Nigerians react to Yemi Alade's video

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"Love to see how far Yemi has come."


"He loves you as your number one fan."


"African Queen."


"Ricky na better business man...baba still de show Bellaire."


"I look forward to that day I will set my eyes on u.I am one of your real fan."


"Mamapiano for life."


"Looking good as always."


"Yemi and Ricky, so much sauce bad combo."


"Please what's the title of the song playing in the background?"


"Make I go watch "Oh My Gosh" Remix Video Again. YemiAlade×RickRos."

Yemi Alade laments demolition of properties

Meanwhile, earlier reported that Yemi Alade called out the Lagos state government over the demolition of properties.

The Afro-pop crooner went on a Twitter rant while driving through an affected area in Lagos state.

Yemi Alade said many people have been displaced without adequate notice or compensation, which she termed unfair.

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