- Netizens troll Stonebwoy for priding himself with 3 nominations as a featured artist of 3 legit Grammy-nominated albums
- Fans expressed disappointment in Stonebwoy for basking in another's glory
- Some tweeps claim Stonebwoy is beyond the unnecessary hype he is calling for himself
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Dancehall artiste, Stonebwoy popularly known as Livingstone Etse Satekla, has been battered heavily on social media for flattering himself with Grammy nominations for his participation as a featured artist on 3 nominated Grammy Reggae albums.
The nominees for the 64th Grammy Awards were announced yesterday, November 23rd, ahead of the Grammy ceremony scheduled to happen on January 31st.
Many Ghanaians observed the unveiling of the nominations in anticipation for a Ghanaian act to be mentioned but unfortunately, that was not the case.
However, Stonebwoy who contributed as a featured act on 3 out of 5 nominees for Album of the year quickly took to Twitter to make a post that suggests that he bagged 3 nominations when in an actual sense he did not.
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His tweet read:
And At the @RecordingAcad @stonebwoyfeatures on 3 Albums Out of 5 To Get Nominated.. should Either of the albums Win… Do The maths.. #Ghana #BhimNation
The albums "Pamoja" by Etana, "Live N Livin" by Sean Paul, and "Royal" by Jesse Royal each scored a nomination in the "Best Reggae Album" category.
Unfortunately for the Afrimma Award-winning artist, netizens did not receive his tweet with much pleasure but rather disappointment and shock as they believe Bhim is beyond trying to stay relevant by claiming to be nominated for the Awards.
Many replied to his post telling the artist not to pride himself with another person's feat but rather work hard to also have his body of work nominated.
Ghanaian artist always settling for less. We wanna see your own records being nominated for the Grammys not ur 12-second verses on other artists demma track.
You do your face like that if you no delete this nonsense you come post fore here
This is a fan work …. You pass that level Ah Efo
Big fan of Stone but this is what I don’t like about him. You always dey blow your own trumpet, that’s why the fans are there. You be big artiste
Eii u Dey rush ooo. Mm efo ,Wining a Grammy doesn’t mean ur a legend.Ur already a legend Ur time will come
Ok I’ll do the maths. The maths says that doesn’t make you a nominee nor a winner. Just read the category definition to stop misinforming the fans and public.
It's funny how you are doing this yourself smiling face with smiling eyes... This shd have been done by one of your core fans or perhaps a team member.
Grammys 2022: Rocky Dawuni Gets Nomination
Meanwhile, our very own Rocky Dawumi has been nominated in the Best Global Album with his Voice of BunBon, Vol. 1 album. Dawuni's nomination was announced during the official nomination ceremony by the Recording Academy on Tuesday, November 23, 2021.
The Ghanaian will be competing with Daniel Ho & Friends, Angelique Kidjo, Femi Kuti, and Wizkid in that category.
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Source: Yen News