Africa’s number one rapper, MI Abaga has said that he never wanted to be famous or popular. The rapper says he just wanted to be comfortable and take care of his family.
MI who revealed this at an interview in Jos where he’s about to kick off his CBN tour, said he has always had the reputation of been a private person and not much about his life is open to the public.
MI also shed more light on his recent revelation of venturing into the movie business, adding that he wants to enter the movie business as a producer not as an actor.
“As long as I can feed myself, take care of my family and be happy, I’m a very private person. I never wanted to be the most popular. Getting older as an artiste, you need to start thinking about things that are more important. Though the pressure has been much on me, I’ve never been depressed. It’s okay to try and not get it right. It’s okay not to have the best car or watch. It okay if don’t fly private. Don’t put pressure on yourself. Happiness comes first; every other thing should be secondary” he said.
“I want to approach it from a production standpoint. I’ve long been a fan of movies but I don’t want to enter as an actor. I want to find talented directors, writers and support them with my skill set. We have an exciting script and it’s going to be a movie that everyone would want to watch” he explained.