How To Make Money From HipHop – Hotyce


Nigerian rapper from Delta State, Emeka Ejechi, has shared his take on hip-hop in Nigeria. The fast riser who testifies the genre is in a better place, has also rebuffed claims that money could not be made from hip-hop.

According to the rapper, the industry has “so many dope evolving cats”.

In an interview with Legit TV, Hotyce, narrated how he wanted to become a banker like his father but later delved into music.

Hotyce said the “Money cannot be made from hip-hop” narrative is false.

He further gave steps on how to make money from the genre.

He listed about six (6) major factors; Hard work, putting out dope materials, proper presentation, Good videos and also dressing well (appearances).

“Hip-hop looks shabby in Nigeria,” the rapper said.

As it stands, Hotyce, claims he is the best rapper there is. However, he has a couple rapper he respects. The likes of POE, Chin, Corleone and AQ.

Red Hotcye Cold Volume 1, his recent body work is currently out on various streaming sites.

Watch complete interview below;



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