Nigerian singer Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu known as Burna Boy has thrown a subtle shade at musicians who can’t sing.
Many believe the attack is aimed at Davido.
Taking to his Instagram page, Burna Boy wrote that some people can’t sing but know how to perform, while some can’t perform but know how to sing.
“Some people can perform but can’t sing, some people can sing but can’t perform.. quality over hype”
See some reactions to his statement below;
sabigal1 wrote “Not shades but pure unadulterated facts”
ijoba201425 wrote “I knew this will surely happen nobody wey no get pride nah just the time to exhibit am.”
dessyhairshop wrote “Lmao,after getting nominated for Grammys you’re still shading up and down,oga go and sit down abeg”
houseofkhalid7 wrote “Make he win first before throwing shades abi na Angélique Kidjo go win am again”
mz_kissybabs wrote “This guy should rest abeg inasmuch as I love his songs, his personality is zero. Meanwhile ABT on repeat”
Burnaboy’s Twice as Tall Album was yesterday nominated For “Best Global Music Album of the year” at the 63rd Grammy Awards.
Twice as Tall, his 5th studio album which was released in July 2020 is among the four albums nominated for Best Global Music Album.
Taking to Twitter shortly after the announcement of the nomination, he wrote;
“Another one. #TWICEASTALL.”
— Burna Boy (@burnaboy) November 24, 2020