Seyi Shay is currently trending on social media and it’s not related to a new song or an album, but over her comment about a 17-year-old male contestant on the singing show, Nigerian Idol.
The singer is being criticized after her Harsh verdict of the boy. The Young Boy who auditioned for the show appeared before the judges, DJ Sose, Obi Asika, and an unimpressed Seyi Shay for a breakdown of his performance. Sey Shay who happened to be the judge to assess the boy didn’t sugarcoat her words. She enlightened him on how he was deceived to come for the audition and told him he is a terrible singer. She added that he will do well as a songwriter, but singing is not his calling.
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This comment didn’t sit well with Nigerian Twitter fans who have been dragging the singer since last night.
Seyi Shay finally responded to their criticism via her Twitter account.
“I’m feeling like #JudgeJudyright now. You either LOVE her OR you HATE her, and that’s quite ALRIGHT! Either way, Thanks for the #1 trend tweeps”.