After failing to win artist of the year at the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards, Dennis Nana Kwaku Dwamena, better known as Kidi, has said that he had to mentally prepare himself for social media trolls.
After losing the coveted award to gospel musician Diana Hamilton, the “Touch It” singer said he had to brace himself for critics on social media.
Kidi, who won roughly four awards in a row that night, told Doreen Avio on Let’s Talk Showbiz on Tuesday that he expected the trolls when the honor didn’t go his way, so he wasn’t bothered.
“I’ve been trolling since I was a kid, even before I was an artist.” What did Twitter do to me in the first suit I wore to the VGMA? So I’m familiar with how things work. Someone had to be the scapegoat in some manner, and I believe I had set myself up by stating that I would return. So I anticipated things to turn out the way they did, “he explained.