Afrobeats artiste Mr. Eazi wasn’t surprised he lost the ‘Best African Artiste of the Year‘ award at the 2017 Ghana Music Awards to ‘Mad Over You’ hit maker, RunTown .
Eazi disclosed to Live FM Presenter Vanessa Gyan, certain behind the scene occurrences confirmed his belief.
“I knew I wouldn’t win. Last year, they tried to book me for Miss Malaika and they didn’t want to pay me and I said “I wouldn’t leave Naija to perform for Ms. Malaika,” explained Mr. Eazi.
“They called for me to perform at this year’s VGMAs and my manager was charging a fee and they did not oblige.”
His manager, Bernard Kafui Sokpe, corroborated his story in the same interview with Gyan: “We were told artists who perform at the VGMAs do it for free and if they are paid, it’s a token which I did not accept. Once Runtown was being promoted we knew what was next to come.”
Mr. Eazi revealed he might headline a concert with Shatta Wale on the night of the 2018 Ghana Music Awards.
“Anything with Charter House I’m not interested until they pay me and I may just team up with Shatta Wale next year and actually hold the concert I previously mentioned at next year’s VGMAs. The award has lost its relevance.”
The ‘Bankulize‘ act is obviously not worried about the loss considering his rise on the international music scene and the feats he has chalked in the past few months.
His mixtape Life Is Eazi – Accra to Lagos charted at number four on Billboard World Charts weeks ago, he made history as the first African artiste to have his song premiered on Zane Lowe’s World Record show on Beats 1 Radio and his song ‘Skin Tight‘ was recently featured in an advert starring Music mogul, Diddy.
Mr. Eazi is a Nigerian Afrobeats artiste born Oluwatosin Oluwole Ajibade.
He was born in Port Harcourt, Nigeria, and received his elementary and secondary education in Lagos, Nigeria.
Eazi is a product of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology with a degree in Mechanical Engineering and Coventry University with a MSc degree in Engr/Management.
He gained mainstream attention in Ghana with his song ‘Bankulize produced by DJ Juls, and has collaborated with the likes of Sarkodie, Pappy Kojo and Efya.
His other hits include Skin Tight, Anointing, HollUp and Shitor.
Eazi was excluded from the 2016 Ghana Music Awards even though he had a good year. Organizers of the award scheme claimed he could not be nominated he is not Ghanaian.
He was awarded the WAMVA Special Recognition Award by WatsUp TV in the same year, and currently signed to WizKid’s StarBoy Worldwide label.
Eazi won the Prestigious Next Rated Act at The 2016 Headies, and Best New Artiste of the Year at the Inaugural Soundcity MVP Awards/Festival 2016.
Adepa Wins MTN Hitmaker Season 9
MTN Hitmaker Season 9 has successfully come to an end in a grand style, with Adepa emerging as the winner. The program went down on 28th November 2020.
Adepa has been one of the outstanding performers in this season’s contest with some consistent stage performances and exceptional stagecraft.
Adepa, who was the favorite of many of the fans and ardent followers of the MTN hitmaker season 9 show, at the grand-finale gave her best shot with her magical voice.
Emerging as the winner, Adepa walks away with GH¢120,000.00 recording deal. Other winners and their prizes below;
1st Runner-Up – Kobby Tuesday, the surprise package in this season’s competition, takes home Ghc20,000.
2nd Runner-Up – Gabinova GHc15,000 and the 3rd Runner-Up – Achiaa goes home with a cash prize of Ghc10,000.
John Dumelo And Lydia Alhassan In A Near Fight At 3FM Constituency Debate
One constituency to look out for in this year’s (2020) general elections is the Ayawaso West Wuogon Constituency.
The candidates of the two major political parties, NDC and NPP have been matching each other in equal measure just to mount pressure to aid one win the seat.
Contrary to this, in a new video sighted, the two aspiring parliamentary candidates nearly broke the peace-pact.
It all started when the moderator/MC asked Lydia about John Dumelo being stopped after trying to dredge some gutters in the constituency.
However, Lydia Alhassan answering this question said instead of trying to find the proper procedure to follow, Dumelo just jumped in anyhow senselessly.
Mr Dumelo then got upset following the way and manner Ms Alhassan commented. He regarded it as an insult and insisted that she apologized to him.
Lydia refused to render an apology while insisting that her comment was not an insult to her contender.
He attempted to leave the venue after she failed to apologize but the hosts of the event – Johnnie Hughes and Alfred Ocansey – persuaded him to stay on.
I’m Not In A Relationship But I Have Someone Who Satisfies Me Always : Eazzy Reveals
Eazzy, Ghanaian singer has finally opened up on her relationship status. She revealed that she is not in a serious relationship at the moment but she always gets to satisfy herself sexually when the need arises.
Speaking with Kingdom FM’s Fiifi Pratt, Eazzy said that she has someone who satisfies her sexually but the person understands that there will be no commitment or anything serious, it is all just for fun.
Eazzy also revealed that she is not a sex addict but the last time she ever had sex was a month ago, stating it clearly that the person is not her boyfriend.
When asked if she has ever used a s3x toy before, the songstress revealed that she was once using a “vibrator” but she realized that the feeling as compared to that of a man is different, hence, she stopped using it.
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