Popular Nigerian female disc jockey, Florence Otedola, known by her stage name DJ Cuppy, has become the first female to win AFRIMMA’s Best African DJ award.
The easy-going DJ took to her social media platform to celebrate her recent achievement as well as motivate fellow ladies.
In a post she shared on her official Twitter handle, DJ Cuppy thanked the organizers of the event and disclosed to her fans that she is the first woman to win the award. She also added that she was truly honored and promised to continue making moves in the music industry.
In a video she shared, the billionaire daughter motivated her female fans and followers. According to her, she remembered being told that women can’t be DJs but look where she is right now. She also added that being a female DJ meant so much to her.
DJ Cuppy also made it known that she was dedicating her victory to all African women. She continued that anything men could do, women could do just as well. She hoped that her win would inspire young women out there to follow their dreams and fight the narrative.
In her words;
“Best African DJ” 2020 @Afrimma Awards… As the first woman to win this award, I am truly HONOURED and will continue to disrupt my industry; this one is for YOU my Cupcakes!”
Watch the video below: