Celebrity blogger, Ameyaw Debrah has tipped Stonebwoy as maybe the “biggest loser” subsequent Saturday’s brawl with arch-rival Shatta Wale at the Vodafone Ghana New music Awards.
He mentioned Stonebwoy born Livingstone Etse Satekla “has far more going for him” in terms of worldwide recognition and the violence could problems the relationship with his associates.
“Most of these international folks, these factors are likely to impact their affiliation with you,” Mr Debrah explained to Kojo Yankson on the AM Display on the Pleasure Information channel Monday.
He additional that the reggae/dancehall artiste’s crew should take care of the results of the scuffle to conserve his impression.
Clash at VGMA
Stonebwoy pulled a gun on phase in the midst of a scuffle when he went to decide on up his award for Dancehall artiste of the year – a fifth time consecutive.
Shatta Wale recognised in non-public lifestyle as Charles Nii Armah Mensah and his entourage moved onto the phase when the ‘Mane me’ strike singer was about to give his acceptance speech resulting in misunderstanding between the two rival camps.
Immediately after the dust settled, Stonebwoy apologised for the disturbances when he went back on phase to decide on his second honour for the night.
The clash induced some legendary figures at the Accra Worldwide Convention Centre (AICC) to vacate and go home.
Talking on the extent of rivalry among the two dancehall functions, Ameyaw Debrah mentioned that the genre of their new music can not be joined to the violent mother nature of the enthusiast bases.
He said if there was the very same bipolarity in a distinct genre, the tale would have been the exact same.
Kofi Xerda, a different blogger who was on the AM Present, nevertheless, disagreed. He thinks the violent character of the rivalry is as a result of blind copying.
He explained dancehall is perceived to be linked with violence in Jamaica exactly where it originates from, causing the ‘importers’ to duplicate very same albeit blindly.