Thanks to record producer Pheelz, American rapper and musician Dr. Dre has acquired a Nigerian name.
According to Dr. Dre, he chose the name Mayowa, which is of Yoruba origin and signifies the one who brings joy.
Pheelz recently met up with him and some other well-known musicians in the US, including Diddy, and he shared video and pictures from the encounter.
Dr. Dre claimed in a video he shared on Twitter that Pheelz gave him the nickname and that he sent a shout-out to Nigeria.
”What’s up Nigeria? I’m here with my man Pheelz and he just gave me a name, Mayowa. I just wanna say peace and love, this is Dr Dre coming at you fro California”, Dre said.
Pheelz shared wrote on Twitter; ”Gave @drdre a Nigerian name 🇳🇬 MAYOWA 🇳🇬 // meaning : JOY BRINGER// 👑🐘”
See the post below:
— Pheelz🐘🤟🏾 (@Pheelz) August 30, 2022