Former Big Brother Naija Housemate, Uriel Oputa has revealed that she initially set out to be a musician and aimed at becoming the next Tiwa Savage.
Uriel Oputa who is now a chef and fitness advocate shared the story when she was explaining why she is known as Uriel Music Star even though she is not a musician.
Uriel Oputa recounted the incident which made her forget about becoming a musician and in effect, the next Tiwa Savage.
Uriel Oputa revealed that she suffered from stage fright when she was invited to perform after she hyped herself online.
Uriel Oputa narrated that her right leg started to vibrate as soon as she entered the stage.
Uriel Oputa wrote;
“Those asking why my name is Uriel music star is because I wanted to be the next Tiwa savage back then.
When I first moved to Nigeria. I remember the day I gave up music sha. I got invited to perform after hyping myself online. I entered the stage, it was like a dream, my right leg started vibrating.
I was using one hand to hold my leg, the other to hold the microphone. I started singing when I reached chorus, they come to tell me to on the microphone.
Ehen an!! Ok microphone on, I forget my lyrics, I started singing amazing grace.
One guy clapped for me sha. He later asked for my number, uncle commot before I use my shaking leg kick you.
Big ups to Tiwa sha e no easy after that day, I dey run like wolverine if I hear come to perform.
Why my Name is Musicstar and why I gave up Music. Pls nobody should tell me to try again. I rebuke it. Help me tag TIWA she Try sha.
I no Fit lift my leg to dance. My legs stay steady vibrating, no be cute vibrating oh this one go make person commot for Bus.”
See Uriel Oputa’s post on Instagram below;