By Pina Peters
Veteran rapper and Playdata CEO, Lanre Dabiri also known as, ‘Eldee Tha Don’ shared some major throwbacks of himself today.
The former Trybesmen member, also took time to share pictures of his days with the defunct crew and also his days as UNILAG student far back as 1999.
The Trybesmen was an African hip-hop group from Lagos, Nigeria. The Nigerian newspaper NEXT describes them as “one of the pioneers of hip hop in Nigeria” and the BBC called the group “legendary” in 2005.
The three original members, known as Eldee, Kaboom and Freestyle, first met in 1994 in Lagos and were later joined by stars like Sasha, 2shotz and Banky W.
Top among the throw back pictures was one of a 10 year old Eldee reciting his Quran at his Walimat ceremony – The walimat is a graduation ceremony for scholars of the Quran.