By G9ija

Wale, a Nigerian-American artiste, says the music business has been the reason for his depression, adding that music has been his therapy.

The rapper, real name Olubowale Victor Akintimehin, reveals that he has known Davido for a while.

In a chat with OkayAfrica, he opens about his battle with depression, adding that the music business is the reason for him being depressed: “Music has been therapy; the music business has been the reason. The cause of the problem, for real. But you know, I get through life by making music. Tomorrow is another day”.

On whom he dreams to have a collaboration with, he says: “Well, Michael Jackson.Dream collab now… I really like H.E.R. I like Bryson Tiller. I like Sade. I’ve been dreaming for that, but since that would never happen”.

Speaking on his experience working with Wizkid, he said: “Wizkid and I have been working together for maybe over six or seven years now. We have probably put out eight or nine songs together. That was easy. We were in the studio with Eric Bellinger one day, and we just cooked it up”.