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Nikko: Heavy D Encouraged Me to Go Solo

Posted By on April 24, 2014

Nikko of “Love & Hip Hop” fame speaks about his long list of accomplishments, ranking his work with Timbaland at the top. Thinking more about the subject, Nikko says that working on his own music also ranks big on his list, especially considering late rap legend Heavy D encouraged him to go solo. Nikko shares that he was in an L.A. studio with Heavy D before his untimely death, and reveals that the “Nuttin But Love” rapper said that Nikko had been behind the scenes for too long and needed to come out with his own music. He says that the message from his dear friend helped him to move forward with his solo plans.