- A young Nigerian lady, Drea Knows Best, tried to teach some American celebrities pidgin English at the BET Awards 2022
- Chloe Bailey said "wetin dey happen" with such a force like someone who was ready to fight in a funny attempt to pronounce the words well
- Rick Ross and Chance The Rapper also gave their best in speaking popular Nigerian slangs in pidgin English
A Nigerian lady with the name Drea Okeke but popularly known as Drea Knows Best has in an Instagram post tested the ability of some celebrities to speak pidgin English at the BET Awards 2022.
The first person she approached on the red carpet was Chloe Bailey. She asked her to say "Wetin dey happen". The American singer pronounced the words with an unbelievable oratory force. Drea was surprised.
Rick Ross and Chance the Rapper try pidgin
She went ahead to meet Chance The Rapper and asked him to say "no wahala". The rapper said it with ease as if he was used to the expression. The media personality said he made it all too easy.
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Rick Ross was the last person she spoke to. The American rapper said "wetin dey happen" in a belaboured attempt but it came out fine too.
Watch the video below:
When the video was reposted by Olorisupergal, it gathered hundreds of reactions from Nigerians. Below are some of them:
"@chancetherapper Too easy oo!"
"Lmao, love it. Is Chance the rapper for me."
"She dey teach people whetin she no sabi."
"Chloe used all her might."
"Chole literally used all her strength to say that 'wetin dey happen'."
"Chance the rapper na from ijebu Igbo with that Yoruba accent."
"Make these guys no bite tongue o."
"Chance sounded very Igbo."
"Which motherland Rick Ross wan go again…he don already come n go na…"
Rick Ross in Lagos
The music star appeared ready to have an enjoyable time and he made sure to capture his experiences in a series of posts on social media.
In several photos making the rounds online, Rozay was seen hanging out with numerous Nigerian celebrities and influencers at a meet and greet.