Musician Epixode has said that he would have still be the clear favorite to land Reggae/Dancehall artist of the year even in the presence of both Stonebwoy and Shatta Wale.
Ladies and gentlemen your new Reggae/Dancehall artist of the year Epixode wants you to put some respect on his name.
For the second year in a roll, Shatta Wale and Stonebwoy did not take part in the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards.
In the first year, they were both serving an indefinite ban and even though the ban was lifted and clearing them to file for nominations in the second year, they opted not to do so out of respect for their respective brands.
And you know what that means? It is a huge advantage for any other Reggae/Dancehall musician out there walking into the Awards night whether old or upcoming.
This time around it was Epixode who scoop the award home on the night and as usual everyone was quick to made it clear that ‘hey nigga you ain’t going to win this if the Don and the Gad are present”.
You can’t blame them much judging by the way the two Dancehall greats duopolies the genre for almost a decade now.
But Epixode who was Speaking in an Interview with Sammykay Media fired back that his award win did not come by any form of luck but pure hardwork and the story wouldn’t have been different even if the two (Shatta And Stonebwoy) were available that very night.
“If even if Stonebwoy and Shatta Wale were part of Vgma , I would have still won Reggae-Dancehall artist of year .” He said