Nigerians on social media have kicked over the new management deal signed by Nigerian singer and actor, Bankole Wellington, known by his stage name Banky W, and former Big Brother Naija reality star, Hazel Oyeze Onou, popularly called WhiteMoney.
WhiteMoney signed a management deal with Banky W’s media firm, Empire Mates Entertainment (EME) on Tuesday.
WhiteMoney, who shot into the limelight after winning the Big Brother Naija Season 6, disclosed the development on his Instagram page while announcing the release date for his new singles.
He wrote, “Now that we are in good hands let the music flow. “Egwu” & “You Bad” DROPS: 23:09:22. Are You Ready????”
While welcoming WhiteMoney into the EME family, Banky W posted pictures of him and WhiteMoney linking up and signing the contract documents.
Reactions as some netizens advised Whitemoney to let go of his music career:
djflex2flex: “We have young upcoming talented artist that @banky really need to invest in, Not you. Waiting u won sing? “Na we we” make Banky rest jorrrr”
mrsix_beatz: “You really want to force this music on us Nwannem Jesike Nigeria must accept this music whether they like it or not.”
teresacruz2021: “@whitemoney _ u are gradually fading o see your engagement, and u haven’t even stayed up to two years,”
nimidremo: “God Abeg ooo, with which song Abeg, this is a slap on Banky W’s face.”
bpounds_22: “Nawa for banky w he for sign Portable than u, e be like nigga no won make money for ur head.”
ego_oyiboooooooo: “Banky sign as a cook or a chef?”
flash_banks: “Even the title of your music self funny, oga go rest.”
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