Watch Video: Has The Music Industry Forgotten Dagrin 9 Years After Death?
On this same day, nine years ago April 22nd 2010, Nigeria’s legendary and most popular indigenous Yoruba rapper Oladapo Olaitan Olaonipekun, also known as Dagrin, Barack O’Grin, Lyrical Werey, Fi mi le Jo while driving his Nissan Maxima 2008 model with the plate number DAGRIN 03 had a tragic accident which happened in the early hours on April 14, 2010 after his car collided with a stationary trailer (heavy-duty vehicle) in front of Alakara Police Station, off Agege Motor Road, Mushin, Lagos.
The famous Yoruba rapper’s death paved way for other indigenous rappers such as reminisce, Olamide and the likes. But 9 years later, how well is Dagrin being celebrated, do other indigenous rappers still reference this legend properly? Is his impact still strong in the music industry ? Do Nigerians still remember him or has he been forgotten in the music industry ? Genius Radio Tv uncovers opinions of his fans , 9 years after his untimely death , do they feel his is been remembered by the music industry.