The Nigerian music industry is known for its dynamic and ever-evolving nature, constantly showcasing and generating sensational headlines.
One of such headlines that has taken the industry by storm is the recent revelation by controversial singer Portable during his performance in Abuja.
Portable surprised fans when he disclosed that it was Nigerian afrobeat sensation Jumabee who trained and mentored him when he embarked on his musical journey in the nation’s capital. This revelation has sparked intrigue and excitement, especially considering the upcoming performance of Jumabee and Portable at the highly anticipated Jumabee Inspires 2023 Season 4 concert in Kogi.
Portable, whose real name is Habeeb olawunmi, burst onto the music scene with his unique style and controversial lifestyle. During his recent performance in Abuja, he took a moment to express his gratitude to Jumabee for the pivotal role the veteran artist played in shaping his music career. Portable revealed that when he started out as a young and ambitious artist in Abuja, it was Jumabee who took him under his wing, offering guidance, support and invaluable mentorship.
Jumabee, whose real name is Olorunnipa Juwon, is an acclaimed Nigerian afrobeat singer known for his melodies and captivating stage performance. With several hit songs and collaborations under his belt, Jumabee has solidified his position as a respected figure in the industry. His willingness to extend a helping hand to aspiring artists like Portable further highlights his commitment to nurturing talent and uplifting the next generation of musicians.
The revelation of Jumabee’s impact on Portable’s career has generated immense anticipation for their joint performance at the Jumabee Inspires 2023 Season 4 concert. This highly anticipated event, scheduled to take place in Kogi on June 21, 2023, promises to be a spectacular showcase of talent, with notable entertainers such as Iyanya, Jay Teazer, Maleeq Souls, Big Smart, Lade, Goyar Menor, Atela and many others set to grace the stage. The concert serves as a platform for established and emerging artists to connect with their fans, share their musical prowess and inspire others through their artistry. With Jumabee’s influence on Portable’s career now in the spotlight, their collaboration on stage is bound to be a memorable and impactful performance for both artists and their fans.
The Nigerian music industry continually surprises us with its diverse talent pool and intriguing stories. Portable’s shocking revelation about Jumabee’s role in his music career has added another fascinating chapter to the industry’s narrative. As fans eagerly await the Jumabee Inspires 2023 Season 4 concert, the performance between these two artists holds the promise of an unforgettable performance that showcases the power of mentorship and the lasting impact one artist can have on another’s journey.
Watch the revelation below: