By Ada Osadebe
Nigerian singer and rapper, Bankole Wellington, better known as Banky W has been dragged by Twitter users after he signed Whitemoney to his record label, EME Records.
Whitemoney who rose to fame after participating in Big Brother Naija ‘Shine ya eye’ and emerged winner of the season, announced the signing on his Instagram page.
He wrote, “Now that we are in good hands, let the music flow.”
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Recall that the reality TV star while in Big Brother’s house identified as a musician, disclosing that he had recorded some songs before coming into the show.
The Empire Mates Entertainment (EME) used to be one of the popular music labels in Nigeria as it discovered and promoted the likes of Wizkid, Skales, among others.
However, since the announcement was made, Banky W has been dragged on social media as Twitter users mocked for him for signing Whitemoney
See reactions below;
“Person say Banky W sign Whitemoney to teach Adesua how to cook”
“So with all the talents in this country, all the please stream my music ,all the please check my profile , listen to my song , all the music links on tweeter comment section, white money is the person that Banky W signed to EME record label ? Bbn dey really help people sha. SMH”.
@champ_indeed said” with all the talents in this country, Whitemoney is the person that Banky W signed to EME record label.”
“Banky W went from Wizkid to Whitemoney”.
“Banky W signed Whitemoney to EME records? Is it for his culinary skills or vocal skills? The same record label that birthed Wizkid? Med o”.
“Banky w sign White money at least If e no drop bangers e go cook banga 🤝
Can’t loose all rounds “.
“I know Banky W has been trying to replace wizkid
But WhiteMoney ??”.