Controversial Nigerian singer reveals his four personalities and how he is able to communicate with the dead. Charles Chukwuemeka Oputa aka Charly boy is a well-known Nigerian singer/songwriter, television presenter, publisher and producer.
On August 23, he posted a picture of himself in dramatic make-up while tying a red wrapper, possible portraying a native doctor like image. His caption in the photo revealed that four personalities that dwell in his body.
The four personalities are: “Charles Emeka Oputa, the guy you’re having this conversation with. The phenomenon you know as CharlyBoy, Linda my feminine alter ego and Odudubariba the spiritual warrior.”
Adding that, “I keep reinventing myself as I keep circumventing, even though I have taken a beating from foes, the Nigerian army, the police ect ect I have kept on ticking, because my words and ways have inspired millions of youths to be themselves to never allow anybody kill their dreams.
“Because of me, many Naija youths never gave up on themselves or their dream. I have been teaching them, how to keep it real. And I have shown them that they can't afford to compromise their dream bcos some idiot don't get it. Yes I will for ever keep transforming because am a student of life. As long as I have my young exceptional youths as my friend I will never run out of steam, I will never grow old. I will always be a Boy at heart. CharlyBoy is a vitality brand. The rest is drama, welcome to my world. F-k the rest.”
He is married to African-American singer and fashion designer, Diane Oputa