Nigerian rapper, Eva Alordiah simply known as Eva has revealed that she learned a lot from American video-sharing website, YouTube in a year than she did in her four years in the University.
The ‘lights out’ crooner who graduated from Bowen University with a degree in Computer Science took to her official Twitter account to make the shocking revelation which has generated a plethora of replies from fans on her page.
“I feel like I have learned so much on YouTube in one year than I did in all my 4 years at University. If you are currently not engaging with YouTube and feasting on the plethora of Free Info available to you…*sigh* I dunno,” she wrote.
I feel like I have learned so much on YouTube in one year than I did in all my 4 years at University.
If you are currently not engaging with YouTube and feasting on the plethora of Free Info available to you…*sigh* I dunno.
— Eva Alordiah (@EvaAlordiah) April 15, 2019
So many fans acknowledged her view while also agreeing that she must have spent a lot of money on data to have learned that much from the video platform in one year.
Check out their comments below:
You’ve used more data on YouTube than you have anywhere else. How much did it cost your account?
— F A S H O L A???? (@MrIfashola) April 15, 2019
Eva we don't have money for that kinda data. ?
— Lois Truly #PROJECT6264 (@loistruly) April 15, 2019
There's nothing you can ever learn in the University that's not free on YouTube.
— Bright Ndudirim Lightworker (@NdudirimBright) April 16, 2019
— chisom. Ogbudimkpa (@sommesofficial) April 15, 2019
We(I specifically) has learnt alot and can learn more from YouTube but na data wey we no get to dey stream video all the time na him be problem ??
— Ç•B•Ñ ™ (@thatcbnguy) April 16, 2019
Help me with one year unlimited data,I want to learn in a year just like you
— Okesola David (@king_jaydave) April 16, 2019
Eva, is a Nigerian rapper, entertainer, make-up artist, fashion designer and entrepreneur. She is considered one of the best female rappers in Nigeria. Since her breakthrough into the Nigerian music industry, Eva has garnered several awards including one Nigeria Entertainment Award from 4 nominations, one Eloy Award, and one YEM award from 2 nominations.
Her debut EP, titled The GIGO E.P, was released for free digital download on 20 November 2011. Eva is the owner of makeupByOrsela, a company that specialises in Makeup services. In November 2014, Eva released her self-titled second EP. Her debut studio album, 1960: The Album, was released in September 2016.
Eva Alordiah was born to Nigerian parents from Delta State. She got introduced to music by her mother who listened to musical recordings from the 70’s and 80’s. Eva has cited Michael Jackson, Bob Marley, Sade Adu, The Carpenters, John Lennon and Don Williams as her musical influences. Eminem’s “Cleanin’ Out My Closet” inspired her to pursue a professional rap career.
When she was 7 years old, she partook in several forms of art while in her adolescence. She sang in her church’s choir and joined the drama club while in secondary school. Growing up, Eva was fond of drawing and reading books.
At age 10, she wrote a short story in her notebook and dreamt of being an author. After learning of Eminem, she began to write rap verses. Eva’s love for words and rhyming pulled her deeper into the hip hop genre. At age 16, Eva found herself balancing school and business.
With an ambition to make money and become independent, she started auditioning for acting and modelling roles. Eva sold second-hand clothing in school as a means to an end. Eva began her career as a photography model. She took pictures and auditioned for several jobs. She graduated with a degree in Computer Science from Bowen University.
In 2009, Eva released “I Dey Play” as her first ever studio recording. The song features Tha Suspect and was recorded over Lil Wayne’s “A Milli” instrumental. Eva was featured on “Make ’em Say”, a song from one of Strbuttah’s mixtapes.
The music video for the song, released in January 2011, was created by Rcube of Strbuttah. Eva made her TV debut in the music video. She later appeared on the female version of Tha Suspect’s song “I No Send You”. The video for “I No Send You” was released in March 2011.
In June 2016, Eva announced the end of her 15-month engagement to Caesar Ume-Ezeoke on Instagram. Their engagement started when Caesar proposed to her on stage while she was performing and she said yes. They had dated for a month prior to the engagement.