Buzzing rapper, Tochukwu Ojogwu, known professionally as Odumodublvck, has recalled how he got snubbed by the Chief Executive Officer of Tesla, Elon Musk.
The Hip Hop artiste said he reached out to Musk to request free Tesla car following the success of his song with Blaqbonez, titled ‘Tesla Boy’.
Odumodublvck believed the hit track promoted the car brand in Nigeria and such deserved a Tesla, but he got snubbed by the Twitter CEO.
The ‘Declan Rice’ crooner fumed about the experience while recounting it in a recent interview with Baddie The Blogger.
He said, “I reached out to Elon Musk to get a Tesla for me and Blaqbonez, because ‘Tesla Boy’ was a hit. He aired [snubbed] me now. Fool.”
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Meanwhile, in another news…
It was reported that Arise TV anchor, Kachi Offiah called out Afrobeats superstar, Damini Ogulu aka Burna Boy for “snubbing” her the 2023 Met Gala in New York.
On May 1st, 2023, the Grammy winning artiste made his debut at the world’s most prestigious and glamorous fashion event.
Speaking on their encounter, Offiah, who said she was the only Nigerian reporter at the event claimed that Burna refused to give her attention when she approached him for an interview.
She shared a footage on Arise 360 music programme which captured when she asked to interview the ‘Last Last’ crooner at the event, but he hurriedly walked away.
The journalist said; “I’m not gonna lie, at that very moment [after Burna Boy’s snub] I was gonna cry. First of all, I tell you why, I looked hello stupiid calling this man Odogwu [laughs].
And then he just walked right pass me like I was some crazzy lady from Africa that doesn’t understand who he was. I’m sure people were probably thinking, who in the world is odogwu?”
However, the video clip that surfaced from the event showed how the self-acclaimed African Giant smiled at her when she called out his name repeatedly.
Burna Boy said; “Honestly, I have got to go.”
After the singer walked away, the journalist said to the camera; “Guys, we got to remember this one, Burna Boy really snubbed Nigeria like don’t forget that.”