- Ghanaian reggae and dancehall musician Epixode has claimed that the peace deal signed between Shatta Wale and Stonebwoy is not good for business
- The dancehall sensation disclosed that the rivalry between the two dancehall musicians is a dancehall culture and not a physical brawl
- Epixode explained that the rivalry between Shatta Wale and Stonebwoy was making them some good money
Popular Ghanaian reggae and dancehall musician Epixode has opposed the idea that Shatta Wale and Stonebwoy have made peace.
According to the 'Avatar' hitmaker, music rivalry which is popularly termed as 'beef' is good for the music business.
In an exclusive interview with YEN.com.gh, Epixode expressed dissatisfaction in Shatta Wale and Stonebwoy for making peace.
When asked what he makes of the 'beef' character of dancehall artistes, Epixode replied "you can't stop it, that is the culture."
"You can never take rivalry out of dancehall. The 'beef' is good for business. It is not violence but music rivalry," he stressed.
The 'Very Good Bad Boy Nation' boss further explained that some of the youth who follow dancehall do not understand the culture.
Kindly skip to 20:05 for exact words of Epixode. Source: YEN TV
He claimed that the ending of Shatta Wale and Stonebwoy's rivalry is making the industry dull and not entertaining like when they used to 'beef.'
Epixode said that the absence of their musical rivalry is not spicing up the music industry like it used to.
The award winning artiste defended the claim that the rivalry sometimes generate into violence especially by the fans.
He held on to the view that both Shatta Wale and Stonebwoy knows how to control their fans so they will not get violent.
Epixode noted that the two dancehall superstars should not have ended the 'beef' because they knew it was putting food on their table.
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