Headies 2016 Poor show, awful execution, however it's still Nigeria's best
Is it safe to say that it was a poor show, in light of benchmarks that the Headies had before set? Yes. The generation neglected to cover itself in eminence. Furthermore, various reasons can be advanced as causes. Yet, the bottomline demonstrates that the association was substandard.
It's a remarkable year for the Headies. This denote the first occasion when that two Headies Awards shows will be held in one schedule year. Is it accurate to say that it wasn't simply yesterday that Don Jazzy and Olamide were going at each other, while whatever remains of Nigeria viewed on in pleasure, sicken and concern?
The second 2016 Headies moved into town, with the bar set in the hearts of fans to expect instability. Many individuals needed something unique, albeit nobody had a reasonable picture of what they had as a primary concern. For some others, they simply needed a show to match the best of what the US had, and what MTV was doing on the landmass.
These individuals were left disillusioned. Everybody was left frustrated. Everybody who wasn't a victor.
It has been a troublesome year to run business in Nigeria. The nation is experiencing the impacts a subsidence, which has destabilized organizations, with expansion and the a descending winding of the Naira having negative progressively outstretching influences on business, and the way of life. It's an intense year to secure sponsorships, and the Headies felt the heaviness of it. The occasion kept running without a feature support.
Viewers from home who watched a live encourage generally griped about the low quality of the photos and sound, while the generation of the show neglected to inspire. The thoughts were substantial and intended to be compelling and engaging, the exhibitions all arranged out, and the honors looking extremely sparkly. Be that as it may, execution left a great deal to be wanted.
Contrasted with a year ago, and the year prior to that, the Headies began on time. Yell out to Ayo Animashaun who offered the go-ahead for the show to be commenced when 90% of the chosen people and inevitable champs were truant. Delay is a culture of the nation, and the Headies was slighted by the stars who were obtrusively late.
Exhaust situates in front, made the undertaking look somewhat unattended and scanty, and in the end took something off the general sparkle of the occasion. Transitioning was a major issue, with drags and grinding defacing the whole creation.
Has for the night, Falz and Adesua Etomi, were astonishing. They didn't have enough practice, however they consolidated cleverness, mind, droll showcases to put out a decent execution, and rescue what they can. Falz and Etomi gave music exhibitions, were sparkling in design, furthermore scored a champ with the clever delineation of Bobrisky.
Exhibitions on the night was not terrible. The coordinators endeavored to blend vintage entertainers with the toast of today. Tony Tetuila, Eddy Montana and Eedris Abdulkareem came through to give us an excursion back to the times of Remedies, one of Nigeria's finest music bunches. Jazzman Olofin and Adewale Ayuba was a disclosure, while Raskimono and Aramide' execution is merging of two eras of music. For genuine music beaus, this was the best.
Arranged peformances by Mr Eazi and Kiss Daniel were stopped, however Seyi Shay was rich and sey in the meantime, emitting a fire execution, before Flavor's quality and masterfulness wrapped up the night.
The show at first had a low turnout of superstars. Their nonappearance was glaring with various chosen people and awardees missing at the honor. Striking truants were the whole individuals from Mavin Records and YBNL Records, two music organizations whose managers had a severe spat at the past release. Simi neglected to claim her honor for "Best Vocal Performance", Kiss Daniel neglected to guarantee a honor, Illblisss who was a major champ in two classes, Patoranking who won the Best Reggae/Dancehall single was truant, and Olamide won two honors, however was absent. Delay and a substantial December plan for some star demonstrations guaranteed that openings were left in the service.
The enchantment of the Headies was in plain view as Kcee and Harrysong rejoined in front of an audience. The previous mark mates were best of companions and incessant partners amid their time at until November 2016, when Harrysong unexpectedly split from the gathering and quickly set up another music organization, named Alter Plate.
Harrysong conceded interviews wgch uncovered his dissatisfaction and saw absence of thankfulness from Five Star Music. He likewise took individual shots at Kcee by blaming him for lack of regard.
In any case, at the Headies 2016, the greater part of that appeared to have been surrendered and peace accomplished. Harrysong's 'Reggae Blues' won the honor for Song Of The Year, and Kcee, who worked together with him on the track climbed the phase to welcome. "We been dey battle, yet it is altogether settled," the vocalist said, as they embraced and acknowledged the honor from moderator Uti Nwachukwu. The couple later appeared to introduce a honor together.
There was show as well. It was a shame for Phyno, as the rapper neglected to get any gold trophy. Phyno who seemed late and had a ceremonious passage, was granted the Song Of The Year for his endeavors on 'Fada', turned out to get his trophy. The rapper selected not to give an affirmation discourse, getting the mic and coldly murmuring "Me I no get discourse o, Thank u for the honor"
However, no trophy was given to him. No colleague usher brought any trophy in front of an audience for the star, and he was made to stroll back to his seat with practically nothing. Halfway through the walk, he got together with Ayo Animashaun, the coordinator of the honor and laid his dissatisfaction.
One of the occasions that will perpetually be imbued in the hearts of the crowd was Wizkid scorning Eva Alordiah's life partner, Caesar. Wizkid strolled into the scene nearly at the most recent hour sending the swarm into a furor. While strolling past he connected with embrace somebody, Caesar supposing it was him, extended his arms just for Wizkid to jettison him and embrace Eva.
The occasion was later finished unexpectedly. With various honors not exhibited and Flavor appearing to round it off.
Is it accurate to say that it was a poor show, based on measures that the Headies had before set? Yes. The generation neglected to cover itself in radiance. What's more, various reasons can be advanced as causes. Be that as it may, the bottomline demonstrates that the association was substandard.
In any case, on the off chance that you can turn away from the current year's creation and see the master plan, then you will have a profound feeling of appreciation for what Ayo Animashaun has finished with the Headies. It's Nigeria's most steady and prestigious music appear, emerging as the measuring stick for measuring the best in the nation. The current year's version is the eleventh.
While USA leads with the Grammy, and Africa can simply depend on the MTV Africa Music Awards to sparkle forward, we in Nigeria has the Headies as our own particular custodian of music history. Also, we need to bolster it.