Dancehall artiste Michael Okine, popularly referred to Jupitar in showbiz have pointed fingers to the media. accusing them of failing to appreciate their (artistes) works.
Jupitar comparing Nigeria’s Music Industry to Ghana stated that artistes are given the needed respect in Nigeria and are seen as very important people in their country whereas artistes in Ghana are less respected.
“When you go to Nigeria, there are musicians who released songs for a long time but their ratings keep on increasing because they are respected by the media and new artistes.” Jupitar stated
The “Enemies” hit maker speaking to Ayisha Bayipa on SVTV africa’s SVTV Chat added that the media is a carrier of the negative aspect in the Music Industry and ignores the positive ones.
Speaking on Dancehall artiste in Ghana, Jupitar explained that although lots of people started Dancehall in Ghana, Samini has made the genre commercial in Ghana.