THETALK.NG reports that 2 Nigerian stars are fighting dirty on social media while have led to wild reactions.
Popular fast-rising Afrobeat singer Buju BNXN and his fiercely competitive arch-rival Ruger recently made the headlines as they brutally dragged each other online.
Ruger had thrown shade at his colleague Buju asking him to show five of his songs that aren’t features that had hit number one on the Nigerian music charts as his latest single, Asiwaju, just did.
In a swift response to Ruger’s Twitter, Buju noted that Ruger is a local champion whose huge streaming numbers are fake and manipulated.
Buju BNXN accuses D’Prince of using streaming farms to rack up listening numbers on Spotify and Apple Music
The Kenkele singer also accused Ruger’s label boss D’Prince of manipulating streaming numbers by employing streaming farms that helped rack up the Potiphar singer’s figures.
Buju bragged about his streaming numbers averring that they’re all organic and not manipulated like Ruger’s.
Ruger’s latest single, Asiwaju, is currently the number one song on Apple Music charts in Nigeria, with over 5 million plays.
See both Buju BNXN and Ruger’s tweets attacking each other below:
See how Nigerians reacted to Buju BNXN and Ruger’s latest Twitter brawl:
“Ruger na empty barrel Dey make noise upandan for music.”
“Ruger take style wicked sha say make buju baby bring 5 hits.”
“With all this plenty talk them no born buju well to mention Rema.”
“Solo hits when wizkid nor get now Buju wan see 5 bring, Ruger you do this one.”
“When is the war b/w this 2kids gonna end??”
“Ruger baby Bnxn is not ya mate o.”
“Make buju rest abeg.”
“This Marvin boy wan spoil Marvin ! We remember when them sign you ooo.”