Afrobeat artiste, Seun Kuti has returned with another controversial statement following the drags and bashing’s he received from Wizkid FC for excluding Wizkid on his Grammy recognition list.
Recall, the last son of Fela Kuti during his last IG live stated that Wizkid was not nominated for Grammy, that he was only featured on Beyoncé song.
According to him, the only Nigerian artists who has been nominated for a Grammy Award are; himself, Fela Kuti, Sunny Ade and Burna Boy.
After his video went viral, Wizkid FC took to Twitter to mercilessly dragged him for excluding their fave. Many of them compared Wizkid’s success and awards with his father, Fela Kuti’s success. They confidently tweeted that Wizkid is more successful than his father who was the legend and pioneer of Afrobeats. They dished out advice to Seun Kuti to cover his face as Wizkid have bagged more awards than him on the industry.
Reacting to this, Seun Kuti returned to address netizens who dragged him concerning what he said about Wizkid.
This time he asserts that awards and streams from music digital stores doesn’t make Wizkid the best Nigerian Musician. According to him, They can never be a best musician in the industry.
He averred that Music is not sport and therefore should never be seen as a competition.
He kindly advised Wizkid FC not to be swayed by the tricks of capitalists who integrate these streams on Music charts to make music look like a competition.
He concluded by saying they are only two greatest black musicians in Africa, His father, Fela Kuti and Bob Marley who according to him never won an award.
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