Ghanaian musician, Chase Forever has thrown his weight behind Shatta Wale following the latter’s claims that Ghanaian musicians have received less support and love from their Nigerian counterparts.
Shatta Wale during his #FreedomWave concert launched attacks on the Nigerian music industry over the support and love they have denied Ghanaian musicians. He ranted that Nigerian musicians have gained a lot of support and love from Ghanaians yet they have refused to demonstrate the same kindness towards Ghanaian musicians.
He also fumed that he needs not to headline a show with a Nigerian musician to sell out because Nigerian musicians never call on Ghanaian musicians to co-headline a show with them in Nigeria.
Shatta Wale’s rantings meted mixed reactions on social media with some people supporting his claims while others, especially Nigerians refute his claims by slamming him for insulting Nigerians.
In reaction to that, Chase Forever has intimated that most people are focusing on the fact that such an important issue was raised by Shatta Wale, According to him, the message which Shatta Wale voiced out seems not to be the main focus but the fact that his approach in addressing the issue.
Taking to the microblogging platform, Twitter, he wrote; Sometimes the message matters more than the messenger SHATTA WALE get big point one will talk about the approach but when we make sensible posts they don’t reach anywhere