From grass to grace is not the story of some Nigerian celebrities as majority of them did not have to hustle so hard to make a name for themselves. Some of these celebrities are popular based on daddies or mummies influence and funds.
They really do not have a credible from grass to grace story to share to motivate their fans, except maybe the “work hard and believe in your dreams” kind of motivation.
Here are 5 celebrities who were born into influential families
Damilola Afolabi as L.A.X is a Nigerian artist. L.A.X started out as a rapper and was part of a three-man group called Flyboiz while he was still in high school. He graduated from one of the best universities in the world which includes The Stanford University where he bagged a masters degree. He can decide to not lift a finger to hustle and never go hungry.
Davido is born into the prestigious Adeleke family. This family is known to have a series of businesses spread across all the sectors in the economy. The family is also known for their political power. Having a billionaire father did not stop Davido from working hard to earn his own billions. Infact, he is seen as the most hardworking son of a multi billionaire.
Falz is a Nigerian singer and rapper born into the prestigious Falana family. He is the son of top Nigerian lawyer and human rights activist, Femi Falana. Falz father is the most sort after lawyer in Nigeria. He is said to have never lost a case, infact he is one lawyer that can help you sue the government and win.
2. Naeto C
Nigerian rapper Naeto C is the son of Kema Chikwe, a former Nigerian federal minister of aviation. Naeto was once a bubbling face in the industry and he has several hit songs and awards to his name.
1. DJ Cuppy
Florence Ifeoluwa Otedola aka DJ Cuppy is the daughter of Nigerian billionaire and chairman of Forte Oil, Femi Otedola. Unlike her siblings, Cuppy is bent on a name for herself if the entertainment industry as a musician and dj. The journey hasn’t been an easy one for Cuppy as she has been constantly critics and advised to leave the music scene and focus on other career choice. Cuppy is an ambassador for big brands with Pepsi being one of them.