Tanzania singer Diamond Platnumz has shared a throwback photo of himself working as a fuel station attendant in 2007.
Today, the singer whose real name is Naseeb Abdul Juma now has several hit songs including “Number One” which he featured Nigerian artiste Davido.
That’s not all, Diamond who has won several international awards is considered influential among his fans, and is said to be the most loved and decorated East and Central African artist at the moment.
Currently, he is believed to be the highest selling Tanzanian artist in the African Great Lakes region’s music industry.
All these happened in a space of eleven years.
Sharing the photo, he wrote:
“(2007) 11 years back when I used to work at Fuel station Tandale… I took this picture after refilling our reserve tank from the truck behind….”
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(2007) 11 Years Back when i used to work at Fuel station Tandale… i took this picture after refilling our Reserve tank from the Truck Behind…. (Miaka 11 nyuma nilipokuwa nafanya kazi ya kuuza maftataa Sheli, Tandale…Nakumbuka nilipiga hii picha baada ya kujaza tanki la mafuta na gari hio nyuma…. Inshaallah Mwenyez Mungu awabariki na kuwafanikisha wote kwa kila jema Mliombalo…)