Nigerian music star, Davido real name David Adeleke has caused a stir online after he revealed that he listens to the songs of gospel singer, Mercy Chinwo.
Davido took to his Twitter page on Sunday, January 31 to reveal that he has been listening to Mercy Chinwo songs all morning. He described her as an amazing singer whose songs lift up his soul. The Jowo Crooner also gave thanks to God.
This is coming few weeks after he revealed that he listens to clergyman Joel Osteen and millions of fans commended him for it.
“Mercy Chinwo all morning ! She’s amazing !!! Lifts up my soul!! Thank you Jesus 🙏🏾”
This tweet has generated sparks online as thousands of Nigerians have continued to react to it. Many have testified to the awesomeness of Chinwo’s songs. Some have however criticised him for ‘claiming to be a Christian’
Some reactions read;
“It’s not just about saying “Thank you Jesus” or claiming to be a Christian; The question is what does ur talent promote, who takes the glory for ur craft, is ur lifestyle worth emulating, are u a positive inspiration to people? Christianity isn’t just a name, it’s a lifestyle.”
“Sinner. Which soul is lifting? Soul with 30billon necklace? Taaaàa. Na money dey lift ur soul joor obo🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣”
“Mercy chinwo and Davido on a song Jesus you love me too much oo shekpe!!!”
“That how God works sir David …your music as been the best to people and you also never stop loving others music…. That makes you God first son…a man with a good heart….much love over yer.. God will never leave you…. And more songs still coming your way@sirdavid”
“Like this ehh Mercy Chinwo don blow @davido will not just stop making me love him”
“If @davido plays Christian songs, who I’m I. Let me go and download Christian songs biko”
“Ehn ehn… Let Davido do his secular and let Mercy Chinwo do her gospel. Don’t mix egusi and Ogbono soup.”
Meanwhile, Chinwo has also reacted to this tweet in a post on her Instagram page, she wrote; “🙏🙏🙌🙌 THANK YOU JESUS 🙌🙌🙏🙏”
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