Update: Saeon responds
Let’s see. Samklef, Wizkid’s former music producer goes on a long spill, and I mean a very long spill about how the artist he helped become famous, Wizkid, no longer supports his work. I discussed that here. Samklef calls Wizkid “disgusting.” He says he is smoking too much “weed and marijuana.” He calls Wizkid other unprintable names and even goes on to auction off beats he created for Wizkid. This is all on social media, interviews granted to blogs and what is Wizkid’s response?
All Wizkid has to say is that “he has love for Samklef,” and would not even hurt him, regardless.
BUT, make way Africans, Nigerians. Here comes the woman. Oh yes! The woman. The audacity of the Nigerian/African woman to say something to Wizkid, abi? Here comes Saeon an emerging artist who paid him 1.5million Naira for a song.
She alleges, via social media, that he did not allegedly fulfill his promise. Was she tactful? No. I think she could have handled it a different way and I said as much here. What is Wizkid’s response? He says, “I fit beat Saeon on this camera” meaning I could beat the girl up for her statements, on camera.
You’ve got a Pepsi brand ambassador, a record label executive, a man with millions following him across the continent and many in the diaspora supporting him, and he gets on camera and spits such nonsense? Such violent statement like it is no big deal?
Now, there continues to be speculation that Wizkid has been smoking weed like nobody’s business, of late. The allegations again comes from the very Samklef he claims is his brother. Samklef has also alleged Wizkid is now arrogant. We can maybe look the other way on the arrogance but is the speculation on drug use true? We do know Wizkid smokes as we have seen images of him and videos of him in full effect. Anyone remember that Banky W/EME clean up years ago on You Tube?
Check on it again in case you forgot.
Anyway, is this a case of”igbo” aka weed gone very wrong or does this character have a propensity for violence against women and we are just getting the memo? NOTHING ABOUT BEATING UP A WOMAN, ESPECIALLY YOUR FELLOW ARTIST, IS FUNNY, at all, WIZKID and you should know better and knock it off with the nonsense talk!
This is a very disappointing conduct from Wizkid. This is the same guy that is really trying to cross over to the USA market? The same guy who now claims Chris Brown as a best friend or “bestie.” I’ll like to see how that happens with the latest track record he is building.
The I fit Beat Saeon for this Camera video
(Watch to get a great idea of violence against women in Nigeria, so not a funny matter)