Dee1 Talks being a Teacher, Student Loans, Financial Literacy, Upcoming Tour

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Inspirational rapper Dee1 is from the city of New Orleans so it was only right he stopped by Essence Festival to drop some jewels for the people in his hometown. In our candid interview with our very own Tabitha Williams, the NOLA-bred emcee shared his knowledge on how to obtain financial literacy, his humble beginning as a middle school teacher, successfully paying off his student loans with Sallie Mae, and a dedication song called, “Sallie Mae Back” for clearing up his college debt. He also shared with us that he has an upcoming tour named ‘Bridging the Dream’ coming in September. His new album, ‘SlingshotDavid is currently out now. | Follow @MusicXclusives on all social media platforms.