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Wizkid And Other Popular Nigerian Entertainers Who Faced Challenges Before Stardom

The Entertainment industry in Nigeria is blessed with a lot of talented and successful people. Most of those successful entertainers were not born rich. They had to work twice as hard in other to reach their set goals in life. However, below are some popular Nigerian entertainers who faced several challenges before stardom.

1. Wizkid aka 'Starboy' or Big Wiz

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As you may already know, Wizkid is one of the best singers in the Nigerian music industry. He got to where he is today because of how hardworking and consistent he was in this craft. Before he became famous, he had to work endlessly in several music studios just to be able to record a song.

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He has once revealed in an interview how he had to sleep and eat in the studio when it was late at night and he had no transport fare to take him back home. I believe God saw how determined he was willing to make it big and blessed him immensely. Today, he is the only Big Wiz in the industry.

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2. Olamide baddo

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Another popular Nigerian singer by the name of Olamide grew up in the streets of Lagos State. He went from nothing to something and that was because of how hardworking he was. He has revealed severally to his fans about his encounters in life in some of his songs. I see him as someone who had a very determined spirit to be successful and that's why God blessed him.

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3. Patoranking

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Just like the above two singers, Patoranking didn't come from a wealthy family. He did a lot of hard jobs to save some money in other to support his music dream. He had worked in construction sites, hawk in the streets, and other hard jobs as a young man. Today, he is one of the biggest names in the music industry. All thanks to God.

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4. John Okafor

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John Okafor popularly called Mr Ibu is a well-recognized and respected Nollywood comic actor. He is one of the highest-paid actors in the industry. Before stardom, he had some life experiences. He has once revealed that he came from one of the poorest families in his community. They were a time he couldn't further his education anymore because he had no money.

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However, his big dreams to work hard and be successful got him to where he is today which is at the top.

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Lessons to note;

Always know that good things will come in life only if you work hard, pray and believe in God that everything will be fine someday. I believe these entertainers had a dream and they worked hard to achieve it and that's exactly what you should do. What do you think?

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