Tems’ manager speaks as report claims Wizkid failed to pay Tems for ”Essence”
Muyiwa Awoniyi, manager of Nigerian singer, Tems has reacted to a claim alleged to have been made by him that superstar artiste, Wizkid failed to pay the female songstress for her contribution to Essence.
Essence is a track off Wizkid’s ”Made In Lagos” album which features Tems. According to reports, she wrote the song as well.
However, a social media user took to Twitter to share a screenshot which he claimed was from Muyiwa’s Instagram page.
In the screenshot, Tems manager had alleged that Wizkid failed to pay the female singer royalties for Essence which turned out hugely successful.
The Twitter user who shared wrote; ”Tems Management just confirmed
Tems didn’t received any Royalties for writing / recording Essence.
Omo wizkid no try at all oooo”
Tems Management just confirmed Tems didn’t received any Royalties for writing / recording Essence.
Omo wizkid no try at all oooo pic.twitter.com/eGbWeJzfOs
— Davido (@Davidobrother) May 22, 2021
However, in a swift reaction, Muyiwa debunked as falsified, saying the screenshot was photoshopped.
”This is photoshop. You are so weird.”
This is photoshop. You are so weird. https://t.co/IYjVfJY217
— Muyiwa Awoniyi (@IAmDonawon) May 22, 2021