Olamide Adedeji, popularly known as Olamide, is a Nigerian rapper, singer, and songwriter. He has risen to become one of the most successful artists in the Nigerian music industry, with numerous hit songs to his name.
However, despite his success, Olamide has also had his fair share of embarrassing moments in the industry.
In an interview, Olamide narrated one of his most embarrassing moments. He said that he was in the studio when a senior artiste came in to record a song. The artiste said he was hungry and sent Olamide to buy food for him.
Olamide, being the youngest person in the studio, was the obvious choice to run the errand. However, the money given to him by the senior artiste was not enough to buy his meal, so Olamide decided to add his own money to make up the difference.
After buying the food, Olamide returned to the studio and presented it to the senior artiste. However, the artiste accused him of using trickery to steal his money. The artiste demanded his change back and warned Olamide not to try to steal his money again. Olamide was taken aback by the accusation and felt embarrassed in front of everyone in the studio.
However, Olamide didn’t let the incident get to him. He realized that it was just a misunderstanding and that the senior artiste was simply being cautious. Olamide said that he learned a valuable lesson from the incident, which was to always be honest and upfront when dealing with people.
Today, the senior artiste in question is one of Olamide’s biggest fans and is even planning to do a song with him.
The incident that initially caused embarrassment for Olamide has now become a source of inspiration for him. It reminds him of the importance of humility and honesty in the music industry.
Olamide’s story shows that embarrassing moments can happen to anyone, even successful artists like him. However, it’s how we handle these moments that really matters. Olamide’s ability to learn from his embarrassing moment and turn it into a positive experience is something that we can all learn from. It’s a reminder that no matter what happens, we should always strive to be honest, humble, and kind to others.