Opera News

Opera News App

Check out some popular artists whose names are commonly mispronounced and the corrections

Sowasayo
By Sowasayo | self meida writer
Published 7 months ago - 0 views

In a bid to create a distinct or unique stage moniker for themselves, the options these artists settled for proved to be a tad bit overachieving as most of their fans can't even properly pronounce their names no matter how famous they got. Checkout some examples below;


6lack

The pretty little fears crooner has ranted several times about the misinterpretation and wrong pronunciation of his name. Even some of his ardent fans are unaware that it is pronounced "black" and not "six-lack". You really can't blame us though right?


Yxng Bane

The UK based rapper of Nigerian origins has risen to notable prominence among Nigerian grime fans, unfortunately most folks here don't realize that his name is pronounced "Young Bane". This should come as a relief if you ask me as "Y-X-N-G Bane" is of course a handful to say.


XXX Tentacion

The late American artist's stage name was actually after a Spanish word. It is therefore equally understandable that his fans from a wide range of backgrounds and geographical region might mispronounce his name. It isn't pronounced as "XXX Tentashion" rather it is "XXX Ten-tah-cion". 


Not3s

Another UK grime artist of Nigerian origin which he never misses a chance to acknowledge and celebrate, most people easily miss that the number three in the my lover crooner's name is actually detonating the alphabet E. Consequently it's not pronounced "Not three s" rather it's actually "notes".

Kindly follow this page and share your comments.

Content created and supplied by: Sowasayo (via Opera News )

Tags:      

American Nigerian Spanish UK Young Bane
Opera News is a free to use platform and the views and opinions expressed herein are solely those of the author and do not represent, reflect or express the views of Opera News. Any/all written content and images displayed are provided by the blogger/author, appear herein as submitted by the blogger/author and are unedited by Opera News. Opera News does not consent to nor does it condone the posting of any content that violates the rights (including the copyrights) of any third party, nor content that may malign, inter alia, any religion, ethnic group, organization, gender, company, or individual. Opera News furthermore does not condone the use of our platform for the purposes encouraging/endorsing hate speech, violation of human rights and/or utterances of a defamatory nature. If the content contained herein violates any of your rights, including those of copyright, and/or violates any the above mentioned factors, you are requested to immediately notify us using via the following email address operanews-external(at)opera.com and/or report the article using the available reporting functionality built into our Platform

YOU MAY LIKE

Fire Outbreak At Aso Rock Villa, At Last Presidency Reveals The Truth.

1 minutes ago

0 🔥

Fire Outbreak At Aso Rock Villa, At Last Presidency Reveals The Truth.

Change is what changes your conditions and take you to the top.

2 minutes ago

0 🔥

Change is what changes your conditions and take you to the top.

JAMB Government Syllabus For 2021/2022 Academic Session.

5 minutes ago

0 🔥

JAMB Government Syllabus For 2021/2022 Academic Session.

Five Angels That Have Once Defeated Lucifer

8 minutes ago

4 🔥

Five Angels That Have Once Defeated Lucifer

Who Is More Beautiful, Between Chike Ike And Mercy Aigbe (Photos)

8 minutes ago

1 🔥

Who Is More Beautiful, Between Chike Ike And Mercy Aigbe (Photos)

Pope Francis had meeting with Iraq's Shia leader on his visit to Iraq.

9 minutes ago

3 🔥

Pope Francis had meeting with Iraq's Shia leader on his visit to Iraq.

Opinion: 5 Most Generous Nigerian Celebrities Who Give Money To Their Fans on Social Media

12 minutes ago

0 🔥

Opinion: 5 Most Generous Nigerian Celebrities Who Give Money To Their Fans on Social Media

Opinion: Are We Still discussing Obaseki Versus Oshiomhole in Edo State? By Osigwe Omo-Ikirodah

13 minutes ago

18 🔥

Opinion: Are We Still discussing Obaseki Versus Oshiomhole in Edo State? By Osigwe Omo-Ikirodah

Ayade calls for adequate capturing of interests of host and impacting communities in the PIB bills

14 minutes ago

5 🔥

Ayade calls for adequate capturing of interests of host and impacting communities in the PIB bills

Why We Detained OPC Members Who Arrested Wakili - Oyo CP, Ngozi Onadeko

15 minutes ago

104 🔥

Why We Detained OPC Members Who Arrested Wakili - Oyo CP, Ngozi Onadeko

COMMENTS