Nigerian singer, Ahmed Akinbiyi popularly known as Bella Shmurda has disclosed that he will always be glad for following his passion, music, which made him drop out of school.
The singer who was a student of the Lagos State University (LASU) came into the limelight after the release of his single ‘Vision 2020’ which also featured Olamide in its remix version.
The Cash App crooner took to his Twitter page to celebrate his music having 550 million streams on music charts. He further stated that if he hadn’t dropped out and pursued his music career, he would still be battling with a lot of carryovers while still wallowing in poverty.
He tweeted, “Thank God I was stubborn and I never got to pass those exams then. Big thanks to @Poco__lee for telling me to do that vision2020 viral video, shoutout to @Olamide for his listening ears and open hands for upcoming acts. I now worth over half a billion streams. (550millions streams to be precise)
“I for still Dey lasu Dey wine and dine with carry overs and stranded with nothing in my pocket… forever glad I did my thing. Thanks to omotena sha. She sef try,D pikin suppose be 5 this year but sometimes God propose man Dispose because how I wan take tell mumsy wey I still Dey apprentice for tailoring school”