Wunmi’s Testimony: Mohbad’s Post-Marlian Music Struggles
Wunmi, the wife of the singer Mohbad, shared a glimpse into the difficulties her husband faced after their departure from Marlian Music, shedding light on his challenging journey.
Revelations in Court
During her testimony before the coroner’s inquest in Lagos on Tuesday, Wunmi disclosed that Mohbad encountered various challenges, including a shift in the attitudes of some artists toward him.
Struggles After Leaving Marlian Music
Wunmi highlighted the difficulties her husband faced once he left his former record label, Marlian Music. She explained that some artists began to distance themselves from him, which posed significant challenges.
Threats and Oppression
Wunmi expressed concerns about Mohbad’s well-being, mentioning that an ‘oppressor’ employed various tactics to threaten and intimidate him.
Efforts to Reach Out
In an attempt to address the situation, Mohbad tried reaching out to certain artists, but his efforts were met with silence and indifference, except for artists like Olamide and Bella Shmurda.
Bella Shmurda’s Support
Wunmi also revealed that Bella Shmurda had been a source of support during the challenging times. In fact, Bella Shmurda provided assistance for about three months when they were facing financial difficulties.
Living in Fear
Wunmi’s testimony provides a glimpse into the fear and challenges that Mohbad experienced during this period, shedding light on the complex dynamics of the music industry and its impact on artists’ lives.