I used to avoid being identified with my mother – Singer Skales

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Singer Raoul John Njeng-Njeng better known by his stage name, Skales, has revealed that his family background was so poor that he was not proud of his mother.

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The ‘Shake body’ crooner, who disclosed this in an interview he granted Punch where he revealed that he was raised by a single mother, said his father ran away from the family when he was a child, and has not returned till date.

“My father left us when I was really young; I do not even know how he looks like. My mother and I used to sleep in a shopping complex at a time.

“…My mother would go to my friends’ houses to do their laundry, which was embarrassing to me. I had to deny my mother. I also did not let my friends know where I lived because most of them were children of politicians,” the 25-year-old told the paper.

Read full interview: My mother and I used to sleep in a shopping complex –Skales

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