Tems speaks candidly about her own struggles: “I used to steal food because I was so poor.”

Temilade Openiyi, better known by her stage name Tems, is a Nigerian singer who has detailed her upbringing and ascent to fame.

She discussed her career accomplishments and her humble beginnings in an interview with a British fashion and lifestyle magazine. Tems claimed that she used to be so poor that she would steal food.

Read her words below;

“There were times when I was not just broke – I was broke and hopeless. I used to steal food. I used to go to my aunty’s house just so she could give me food to take home,”

Tems claimed that her inability to find a good career and her obligation to support her family were to blame for her problems.

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