Rapper FatBoy SSE visits kids at Bridgeport middle school

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Rapper and YouTube star FatBoy SSE visited children at a school in Bridgeport.

Middle school students at the Curiale School got to meet Fatboy SSE along with local rapper Brillo.

Fatboy spoke to the kids about staying in school, social media and peer pressure.

Fatboy says he hopes his message inspires students to follow their dreams.

"From the baby to 18, the youth is very important… they are important thing in the world, they are our future doctors, they are our future lawyers, they are future police, they are futrue nurses… the youth is very important and to impact them and touched them is very important," Fatboy says. 

Fatboy SSE has made multiple visits to schools across country including in his home state of New Jersey.

A school security officer set up the visit and told News 12 the kids deserve it after working hard all year.

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