Wizkid, Yemi Alade and Fuse ODG Blast BET Awards over treatment of African Artistes

Wizkid, Yemi Alade and Fuse ODG

Wizkid, Yemi Alade and Fuse ODG (L-R)

Africa’s Biggest artistes, Fuse ODG, Yemi Alade and Wizkid have strongly condemned the BET awards for treating African Artistes in very disrespectful and degrading manner. They accuse BET of giving the awards backstage.

BET gives out the award before the main event for African category who were nominated for the 2015 BET Awards.

The organizers of the event had fixed the category hours before the main event and had ordered that winning artistes from Africa should be handed over their Awards backstage.

YOU MAY ALSO LIKE:   Is Chris Brown planning to propose to Karrueche Tran on her Birthday?

This, angered majority of African artistes and fans who said it was insulting and embarrassing to Africans as a whole.

UK/ Ghanaian Afrobeats star, Fuse ODG, who was nominated for Best International Act – UK, also felt slighted at the treatment of acts from African origin.

Wizkid, Fuse ODG and Yemi Alade were all nominated at this year’s BET Awards, but they all stayed away from the ceremony to receive their awards.

YOU MAY ALSO LIKE:   Drake performs Wizkid's "Come Closer" at OVOFEST concert in Toronto (Video)

Read their reactions on social media below:

yemi alade

fuse odg

fuse odg

Wizkid1

wiz1

wiz2

wiz3

wiz4

wiz5

wiz6

wiz7

wiz8

wiz9

READ ALSO: Stonebwoy Scoops “Best African Act” At The BET Awards

Check out the look of Love on Ice Prince's Girlfriend's face (Photo)
August Alsina - Hip Hop (Official Music Video)
loading...
Tags:, , , , , , , , , , ,    

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.