Tekno is not shying away from controversy by publicly taking shots at the organisers of the
‘Dem nominate me for award say dem disqualify me, you be God?,’ the singer said
in pidgin English before his performance at the 2016 Rhythm Unplugged.
‘I am very happy, Tekno said. ‘Because
them no give me award no mean anything.’
Tekno’s 2016 Headies ‘Next Rated’
nomination was withdrawn by the award jury
for failing to participate in all of the required
activities by organisers leading up to the
Wizkid‘s Starboy Entertainment act, Mr. Eazi
took home the prize which came with a
brand new Hyundai Santa Fe SUV at the
award ceremony on December 22. Eazi beat
out Ycee, Aramide and ‘Osinachi’ singer,
Humblesmith to the award.
The singer who was the last act to perform at
the 2016 Rhythm Unplugged concert was
cheered by the crowd as he did ‘Wash’,
‘Diana’, ‘Where’, and ‘Pana’.