Rotimi on Singing: “I’ve BEen performing since I was about 6 years old. I’ve performed on the same stage as Jennifer Hudson, TI, NERD, Jaime Foxx (who is a big mentor of mine both singing and acting), Estelle…along with putting out 2 mixtapes that have done extremely well virally. I’ve had video played on VH1, VH1 Soul, MTV, as well as played all over Africa…I really try not to limit myself musically.”
Rotimi on Acting: “I’ve BEen acting for a year now, so I’m really learning as I go, but BEing around people like Kelsey Grammer, Mario Van Peebles, Sanaa Lathan, and now TI, it forces you to learn, like a crash course on the go.”
Rotimi on Modeling for Akoo: “Working with Akoo just made sense. It was the perfect fit & at this point in my career, Akoo just the name itself means A King Of Oneself, and when TI explained that to me, I was like I’m in…”
Check out BE Magazine’s BOSS Issue XXXIX when it hits the world wide web this Sunday, May 13th via BEmagazine.me.BOSS Season 2 airs August 17th on STARZ Network.