On Sunday, Angelique Kidjo had blocked her comments section on Instagram, fans of Nigeria music star, Wizkid are stated to be behind the singer’s decision
Angélique Kpasseloko Hinto Hounsinou Kandjo Manta Zogbin Kidjo is a Beninese singer-songwriter, actress, and activist who is noted for her diverse musical influences and creative music videos.
After she shared a photo of herself with her award, many who weren’t happy about their favorite not winning the awards took to her comments section and made some derogatory
It is reported that most of the degrading comments came from fans of Nigerian music star, Wizkid.
However, the music star was in the same category as Nigerian singers Wizkid, Femi and Made Kuti, Rocky Dawuni, and Daniel Ho
As the award was presented to her she gave a shout-out to her fans, Burna Boy, Yemi Alade, Mr. Eazi, and everyone who also features in her album. She said;
“When I won [my last] Grammy, I said that the young musicians from Africa are gonna take the world by storm, so I want to thank them: Yemi Alade, Burna Boy, Sting, Mr. Eazi…”Angelique Kidjo