If you are a fan of music, especially hip-hop and other music genres like rap, then you must be aware of the most prominent rap artists as well like P. Diddy, Eminem, Dr. Dre, Cardi B., and Nicki Minaj, etc. There is a lot you might not know about them, as most people are solely invested in the music that these richest rappers produce during their career, but it is always nice to know the way your idols made their name in the industry and were like just any other human being. Here are a few of the interesting facts about your favorite rap idols that you might have never known before this, check them out below.
- Lupe fiasco is one of the rap artists that openly admitted about their mental health issues, and recorded it in the song called Lasers. In this song he talked about their struggle with suicide and how all the fame and success in the world is sometimes just not enough to keep a person satisfied and sending out a message to the fans that being rich does not make you happy.
- Dre came from a family of single parent and before he was born, most of the people in his mother’s social circle asked her to abort the child to which she held her ground and kept the baby. Which is what inspired Dr. Dre to make music and be successful in his career.
- Another very interesting thing about Dr. Dre that a lot of people do not know is that he did not smoke pot from the very beginning. His usage of marijuana started after he had interactions with Snoop Dog.
- You might have a hard time believing this but some of the best rappers were school mates like Jay-Z and Busta Rhymes.