Singer, Cheek Osebuka, simply known as Cheek, has said that the ultimate goal of the music reality TV show is not to make stars but to make money.
‘Running to You’ singer, who participated in project fame And voice nigeria It is noted as a guest on the Afrobeats Intelligence podcast. He said, “There have been cases of reality TV stars (of the show) coming to the fore and nothing happening. It was a fear for me. I didn’t want to be part of those reality TV stars for whom music didn’t work. The ultimate goal of reality TV shows is not to make someone a star; It is for them to smile to the bank. And, that’s not necessarily a bad thing. It is good that anyone who has participated in such shows knows this. If these shows are not making money then are they doing charity? They will be closed. It’s not personal either. I got them. People saw my face.”
Going down memory lane, Cheek said that his friends back in university used to complain whenever they sang. He continued, “When I was in university, my friends used to complain about me singing too much. But, the funny thing about them complaining was that whenever opportunities came, they were the ones who told me about them. Told. It was some kind of strange support from them.”
Recalling how he felt when he first met Davido, the singer said, “He (Davido) was at a place called Sheeshroom in Lekki Phase 1. I was out there that night and he was there with some of his men .. Asa Asika (her manager) was there along with others. I tried to go to Sheesha’s room so that I could go to her. But, many people were saving her. Before I made the album, ‘ Boo of the Booles’. However, I felt special when he answered me. The second time (I met him) at an event with Aniola Badmus. He was the one who actually called me and collected my phone number. “
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