He’s one of the biggest names in music since the 90s.
But Diddy reflected on his more humble days while showing off the booty of his success in a bizarre new social media video posted on Tuesday.
The rapper / music mogul, 51, told his subscribers how living in a cockroach infested house as a child made him determined to make it big, while indulging in fresh mango and having fun. relaxing by its infinity pool.
Explaining his story of rags to riches in legend, the rapper formerly known as Puff Daddy wrote: “One day when I was growing up I woke up and there were 15 cockroaches on my face.
The high life: Diddy recalled the moment he woke up with cockroaches on his face as he showed how far it has come since in a bizarre new social media video
“At that point, I said no, I refuse to live like this. Work hard, believe in your crazy dreams… AND NEVER SETTLE UP! # LOVE. ‘
He continued the ambitious message of the video, which took place by his pool overlooking the ocean.
“You could do it,” said Diddy – who would be worth $ 885 million – between bites of juicy fruit.
“You could be whoever you want. You could also eat mango, with the ocean as a backdrop, ”he continued.
Story Time: Explaining his rags to riches story in legend, the rapper formerly known as Puff Daddy wrote: “One day when I was growing up I woke up and there were 15 cockroaches on my face”
Live Deliciously: “You could do it,” Diddy said between bites of juicy fruit. “You could be whoever you want. You could also eat mango, with the ocean as a backdrop.
Make a splash: Proving he truly was living his best life, Diddy then took a dip in his breathtaking pool
“I’m not special,” continued the director of Bad Boys Entertainment. ‘I just want it. I mean it badly, can you feel me? I won’t allow myself not to have a mango. I work hard.
Proving he was truly living his best life, Diddy then took a dip in his breathtaking pool.
His motivational message, however, was quickly overshadowed by the cockroach’s shocking anecdote.
Fans have noticed the sheer amount of bugs he’s encountered, with many wondering if the rapper is exaggerating the truth.
“When Diddy mom finds out he’s lying on the internet,” one wrote with a disappointing image of sports presenter Stephen A. Smith.
Treatment of memes: His motivational post was quickly overshadowed by the shocking cockroach anecdote, however, which has inspired many memes
Fishy: Fans have noticed the sheer amount of bugs he’s encountered, with many wondering if the rapper is exaggerating the truth
“I listen to Diddy lie about counting cockroaches on his face,” another tweeted with a hilarious TikTok.
Another read: “Cockroaches on their lunch break hearing Diddy lying on top of them” and showed a photo of Spongebob character Plankton eating a Krabby Patty with the very famous “Kid Pajamas” viral edited on his face.
Another wondered when Diddy said enough was enough, writing: “Diddy was like” Ahhhh …. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 …. oh hell nah. ”
People grabbed scenes of Fear Factor contestants with bugs crawling all over their faces and wrote, “This is how diddy woke up every morning.”
Still, Diddy’s success is no laughing matter.
In addition to being a multi-platinum artist and Grammy winner, the rapper / mogul Combs Enterprises oversees a collection of brands including: Bad Boy Entertainment, Sean John, Combs Wine & Spirits (CÎROC and DELEÓN), AQUAhydrate, The Blue Flame Agency, Bad Boy Touring, Janice Combs Publishing, REVOLT Films and REVOLT MEDIA & TV, as well as ENYCE, Zac Posen and the Combs Foundation.
Speaking about where he inherited his work ethic, he previously said, “My mom was still working for a job, so I guess I was always trained to have multiple jobs, multiple aspirations.
“And I remember her having multiple aspirations, always hearing about her dreams and what she had done in the past and what she wanted to do.”