Nigerian rapper Yung6ix was said to be attacked by hoodlums, to which he almost lost his earlobe after being slashed while driving along Alpha Beach Road in Lekki.
Reports has it that the rapper was waylaid and one of his chains was stolen. His car was partially damaged in the process. Also, his earlobe was slashed as the hoodlums yanked off his earring.
In a post he shared on Instastories, the rapper stated that all he wanted to do was show love.
In a recent interview, Yung6ix said he is the only rap artist left in Nigeria and that no other singer does the genre of music.
“it’s a fact” that there is no rap artiste like him in Nigeria.
“I am the only rapper in the country right now,” he said during a show on Hip TV.
“I can’t see anybody doing modern day rap music apart from myself. It’s just the truth. It’s just the fact. They don’t do it like I do it.” He said.
According to him, 50 Cent, Jay Z, Lil Wayne and Kanye West are the foreign rappers that inspire him.
He also spoke of how where he originates from affects his career.
“Coming from south-south Nigeria has been the most challenging stuff because when people want to do anything, they keep the south-south out of it,”
“When they want to give awards, they keep us out of it. First of all, which other rapper from south-south has been doing this for the past ten years?
“I had a chance because I came into the industry under the right record label.”