On our fourth(4) edition of the Fortnight chat is a young and vibrant rapper who is fully representing the hip-hop culture. As at today a student of geography at Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.
His real name UMAR Muhammed, and popularly known as “White Da Poet”. He is currently set to drop a mix-tape titled “Time To Be Heard” #TTBH. Stay glued and read what our conversation with him was like.
[TK] Okay, good evening. Let’s meet you?
My name is UMAR Muhammed aka White DA Poet
Rapper D’dam Il-ya Ajaye purporlaly known as D.I.A has clearly and openly voiced out out his opinion on deserving musical artistes not getting paid for performances in Kaduna state.
The Hell of A Life cronner took to his Facebook page yesterday evening (10pm 23 June 2017) to state the urgency and need for artistes who according to him has paid their dues to know their worth and stand against performing for free when the even has a standing gate fee. Taking himself as an example, the rapper stated some obviously true why he deserves to be paid.
What started as a couple of Instagram post is now going viral with hastag #DamnYouPayMe
Check out live post from his Facebook acount (D’dam Il-ya Ajaye) below: