19.02.21
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“I defo feel like a duck out of water and I’m defo making it up as I go along.”

In conversation, Enny often lets slip that she doesn’t quite understand her own rapid rise to stardom. “I’m just going off a lot of vibes and hope,” she quips, before erupting with laughter.

The 26-year-old, real name Enitan Adepitan, giggles a lot over the course of our video call. Dressed in a casual black hoodie, her youthful face is framed by a long straight wig and her soft features are illuminated by the glare from a device or lamp somewhere off camera. The melanin that pops warmly in the frame is exactly what she thought would prevent her from reaching this position. “You don’t really see people like me,” she says.