Music fans wake up to the biggest twitter rift of the Year on January 1st between two Industry Big Boys Label, Mavin and YBNL, over a Brand New Lexus Jeep Prize tag for the winner of “Next Rated Award”. A thrilling bout of “words and threats” between Mavin President, Don Jazzy and YBNL First Man, Olamide Badoo for their label acts for the Next Rated Award, in person of Reekado Banks and Lil Kesh, with Reekado Bank eventually winning the prestigious award,
The Next Rated Category since then has garner attention of Nigerians from the nomination stage to the eventual winner. The award is hosted every year with previous winners, Sean Tizzle, Davido, Patoranking, Dammy Krane to mention few.
The category which represent upcoming artist tipped for Bigger role in the next year saw the Award organisers making an unacceptable blunder by nominating a renowned A’ Class artist in Person of Tecno, in the category.
The “Duro” and “Wash” crooner has taken to his Instagram page to react to the latest controversy by the group.
The MMG Label Artist fans, also expressed their shock for the latest development through comments on the Artist post, a fan @fedeicklasisi commented: @tecnoofficial “you don big pass dis nah..haba..all this Yoruba award sef”
some make sarcasm of the nomination, a user micky_xo_freaky commented: “Frank Lampard nominated for Young Player of the Year! Lwkmd dead.”
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