It seems fans have Olamide to thank for being able to hear “Peru” as Fireboy DML revealed in an interview that he had no intention of dropping the song so soon.
Fireboy DML in an interview has stated that his label boss, Olamide, leaked his smash song ‘Peru.’
Fireboy admitted in the interview that he had recorded the song but had no plans to release it so soon.
According to him, he was in the studio one afternoon when Olamide contacted and asked if he would leak the song.
In Fireboy’s words, he said:
“A couple of days after recording Peru, Baddo called me and was like ‘since you’re not ready to drop any single for your fans, we might as well just leak it’.
I was in the studio recording and I was like ‘do anything you want, it’s fine. I didn’t take him seriously and I woke up to the song on YouTube and here we are”
In an interview with the British-Congolese comedian and show host Eddie Kadi, Fireboy said that the song “Peru” was not planned, but rather a freestyle which he composed in the studio after meeting Shizzi.
According to him, he said Shizzi played the beat, and he got lost in the moment and provided the smash hit that the world is presently enjoying.
In the interview, When asked what the meaning of ‘Peru’ Fireboy explained that there is no clear meaning because the song is based on melodies rather than lyrics.