Nigerian rapper, Tobechukwu Melvin Ejiofor professionally known as Illbliss has declared Burna Boy as the greatest artiste in Nigeria.
Illbliss said that Burns’s music is second to known while also adding the fact that he got two Grammy nominations in the space of two years. It is no news that there have always been a question of who is the greatest artiste between, Wizkid, Davido and Burna Boy.
Notwithstanding the fact that he’s also in the music industry, Illbliss named Burna as the greatest. He took to his Twitter account on Sunday, November 29 to make his opinion known.
“2 Grammy nods in 2 years. Are we finally settled on who the greatest is? Big congratulations my bro @burnaboy . You are beyond a spaceship. Your craft is second to none.”
This statement has generated sparks online, most Nigerians are of the opinion that the Grammy Awards doesn’t certify a musician. According to them, arustist like 2pac and Nicki Minaj never won a Grammy but they are legends. Some others have also supported his statement.
@Motchill 2 wrote;
“You for example 😂😂 you have the most awards for a rapper but you’re not greater than MI don’t force this shiii Wiz didn’t drop any album in the space of that time and if it’s by award burna isn’t top 5 just stfu mr headies”
“Femi Kuti has been nominated four times. You’re too old to be making ignorant and attention seeking statements.”
“Fc will be the loudest to shout “insecurity” But look at them here attacking someone for hyping his fave, They hype their fave freely everyday, but it’s a crime when others hype theirs? These people are mad!!na Twitter na wey let una madness spiral I blame”
“Grammy didn’t mean anything bro, 2pac did not win any grammy and he still the greatest.”
“The Day Nigerians/Afrikans Realize That “The Grammy” They Are All Looking Up To Validate Their Craft Is Just Another Mental Slavery Chains They Are Tied With, The Better For Them.”
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