Friday, 17 November, 2017

Davido lambastes AFRIMA organisers, says their award peels

Davido beats Wizkid to win MTV EMA best African act Watch Davido break down in tears after being unveiled MTV Best African Act 2017
Bennie Garza | 14 November, 2017, 18:52

Davido on Sunday won Best Worldwide Act and Best African Act at the 2017 MTV EMAs but was snubbed by the All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) which held on the same day.

The DMW Boss, has joined 2Baba and D'banj as the only African Artists to win both Best African Act awards at the BET Awards and MTV #EMAs.

Davido blasts organisers of AFRIMA.

The artiste mocked the AFRIMA Awards, saying the one he collected past year has peeled off.

"This just shows that when music is used as a positive tool for the benefit of those around you, one won't need much to be heard, the music will speak for itself", said Wanyanya. Award wey dey peel.

The singer continued, saying, "My name is David". See you cannot play me.

Nyashinki whose nomination was marred by controversy in his home country Kenya for his perceived snobbish nature, hopped on Twitter to not only congratulate Davido on his win, but also to thank everyone who voted for him.

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