Popular Nigerian DJ and musician DJ Cuppy recently joked on Twitter about wanting to be Asake’s permanent backup singer.
Fans who recognized Cuppy’s humorous tone responded to her post in a fun way.
In a tweet, DJ Cuppy mentioned that she had finally met Asake in person and took the opportunity to express how eager she was to join his musical journey as his primary backup singer.
She even referenced Asake’s stage name “Mr. Money,” which he frequently uses in his songs, by using the hashtags “#mrsmoney” and “#Asake.”
“Hadn’t met @Asake in real life until this surprise, I was finally able to discuss my deep desire and career development of becoming his full-time backup.
The tweet, although funny, is reportedly also a way for her to respond to criticism of her musical abilities with humor, according to internet users.
Although it’s clear that she was joking when she mentioned becoming Asake’s backup singer, it’s not unusual for her to express her aspirations and dreams in the industry she is so devoted to.