Geoffrey additionally urged organizers of such reveals to ‘soften’ the contracts given to winners, in order that different individuals can work with them.
The winner of MTN Challenge Fame (Season seven), Geoffrey Oji, has opened up about how his profession has gone.
The singer lamented that expertise present winners normally wrestle to seek out expression within the business after successful actuality reveals.
In an interview with Saturday Beats, the singer mentioned, “I really feel that is one thing actuality present organisers ought to have a look at. For those who discover, a lot of the winners of actuality reveals wrestle on the subject of discovering expression within the business.
“Most likely due to the one or two years’ contract they’ve after the present, they don’t get to have potential buyers that may work with them.”
Geoffrey additionally urged organisers of such reveals to ‘soften’ the contracts given to winners, in order that different individuals can work with them.
He added, “I really feel they need to have a look at how they’ll soften the contracts a bit bit, in order that different individuals can have entry to them.
“For somebody like me, I went by so much after successful the present. It has been loopy. There have been days I had no cash to eat, and I couldn’t pay to move myself round. I’ve even been suicidal. God has been the one serving to me.”
The singer, nonetheless, said that although there have been challenges, taking part in Challenge Fame has been a blessing not a curse to his profession.
He mentioned, “It has been extra of a blessing for me as a result of if I didn’t take part in that present, I gained’t be the place I’m at this time. I really feel it was a quick observe for me to come back into the business.
“I gained’t use the phrase ‘curse’ however it has been difficult. It could possibly be powerful when so much is positioned on one’s shoulder, as a result of to whom a lot is given, a lot is anticipated.
“Many individuals have been anticipating me to do sure issues, however on the finish of the day, I really feel like I didn’t meet as much as expectations. Financially, I didn’t have sponsors to spend money on my profession. I needed to do every little thing myself, coupled with the truth that I had members of the family to maintain.”
The singer additionally famous that he’s at present working with a brand new administration staff in a bid to place his profession again on observe.