“I want to be recognized at Headies Award for what I’ve done, Remember say na passion first of all” – BBNaija’s Laycon to organizers

Nigerian singer and reality star Laycon
Nigerian singer and reality star Laycon


Nigerian singer and reality star, ‘Laycon‘ has called out the organizers of the Headies Award after they completely ignored him.

It could be recalled that on May 24th, the list of nominees for the 2022 Headies Award was released.

Unfortunately, Laycon wasn’t nominated in any category.

Reacting to this in a series of tweets, Laycon stated that he wants to be recognized for his crafts even when he doesn’t win an award.

The music star stated that though, he isn’t a fan of judging people with the adjective “Best”, he sees the award as a compliment.

That is, he sees it as something that tells him that people see the work he has done and should put in more effort.

He added that emotions set in when one works hard and doesn’t get recognition for their work.

Laycon noted that as someone who comes from a very poor background, many people think he doesn’t deserve what he has and because of this, he had to work harder to prove them wrong.

However, he feels hurt when his effort in the music industry is not recognized.

In his words;