DJ Cuppy is an international disc jockey, record producer and singer of Nigerian origin who rose to prominence in 2014. She is also the daughter of billionaire oil business tycoon, Femi Otedola.
DJ Cuppy was born Florence Ifeoluwa Otedola to Femi Otedola and his wife, Nana Otedola, on the 11th of November 1992, in Lagos, Nigeria. She is the second child of four children born to her parents. Her other siblings are Olawunmi Christie, Prince Fewa, and Temi Otedola. The alias Cuppy came out of her love for cupcakes, red velvet to be precise. In fact, her record label is aptly named Red Velvet music group. She has several songs to her name, which are Gelato, Green Light and so on.
In April 2014, DJ Cuppy was appointed by Nigeria’s Minister of Tourism, Culture and National Orientation (Edem Duke) as the tourism ambassador for the country’s “Fascinating Nigeria” campaign. DJ Cuppy became one of Pepsi’s DJ ambassadors alongside 3 others in Nigeria.
On March 20, 2018, DJ Cuppy was announced as an Official DJ Ambassador for Pepsi. She appeared in Pepsi’s “#NaijaAllTheWay” all star commercial ahead of the 2018 World Cup.
On June 5, 2018, DJ Cuppy was announced as a Global Citizen Education Ambassador.
DJ Cuppy told her fans what business she will like to be involved in when she becomes a self made billionaire which is having her own vineyard where she can be making wine.