Year in review: 2021 showbiz trends
2021 has turned out to be an unpredictable year to say the least, but one thing we can always count on is that celebrities are making headlines on social media and coming out to explain themselves.
From minor issues, like Gyakie ignoring Yaw Tog in Afrima in Nigeria, to serious offenses by artists like Shatta Wale, and unexpected allegations of Joyce Blessing’s infidelity.
Here are the 5 best moments you need to know.
Joyce Blessing’s alleged infidelity
In November, gospel musician Joyce Blessing became a talking point for what no one expected – infidelity.
It was reported that her ex-husband had performed a DNA test on their children and that one in three turned out not to be his.
The report came after the couple suffered a setback in their marriage in May 2020 over allegations of infidelity.
After the news of Joyce and her husband’s separation went viral, there were rumors that Joyce Blessing stormed the husband’s sister’s house to retrieve her children amid heightened security. .
Beef Afia Schwarzenegger and Ayisha Modi
Shots were fired in an unbearable social media joke between Ayisha Modi and Afia Schwarzenegger. The insults escalated into something serious with some interesting revelations.
Ayisha shared how Afia Schwarzenneger used her adopted daughter to solicit money from people. She alleged that Afia was an “intermediary” for Tracey Boakye and Adonko Boss, Dr Kweko Oteng.
Ayisha had a lot to say about Afia, in particular; his disloyalty, his blackmail, his love for black magic and a host of other revelations.
According to Afia Schwarzenegger, Ayisha is a broke woman who couldn’t pay her rent in the United States and has to resort to menial jobs to survive.
Judge cancels Akuapem Poloo’s 90-day prison sentence and fines him GH ¢ 12,000
Social media trends cannot be dissected without taking a look at the Court of Appeal fining Akuapem Poloo GH ¢ 12,000 to overturn his 90-day prison sentence imposed on him on the 7th. December 2021.
Actress Rosemond Alade Brown, known as Akuapem Poloos lawyers, led by Andrew Kudzo Vortia, filed a notice of appeal with the Court of Appeal, challenging the dismissal of her appeal by the High Court for taking a nude photo with her son which she shared on social media.
On December 1, 2021, the High Court chaired by Judge Ruby Aryeetey dismissed her appeal calling for a non-custodial sentence instead of a custodial sentence, according to which the 90-day custodial sentence imposed on him by the Circuit Court was not “manifestly excessive”. and “hard” and therefore cannot interfere with this decision.
Gyakie ignoring Yaw Tog in Afrima
Singer Gyakie and rapper Yaw Tog have been the subject of rumors on social media that the former deliberately ignored a hug from the latter.
In a short video widely shared on Twitter, Yaw Tog and Kofi Jamar were seen sitting on a sofa in the Greenroom when Gyakie walked up to them and only hugged Kofi Jamar, but apparently wouldn’t. makes the same gesture to Yaw Tog.
The musicians, who received nominations for the 2021 All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA), were in Nigeria to participate in the event.
Yaw Tog and Gyakie refuted speculation that this was not exactly what happened that day.
Why does Gyakie den Yaw Tog get anaa beef? ???? pic.twitter.com/2ktQlvPNXf
– JO ??????? (@skulsonofficial) 23 November 2021
– BloggerLifestyle (@ ghkwaku1) November 24, 2021
Rocky Dawuni wins Grammys
Legendary musician Rocky Dawuni was nominated for a Grammy award this year.
The announcement took place during the official Grammy nomination ceremony at an event broadcast live by the Recording Academy on Tuesday, November 23, 2021 and was reportedly shortlisted for the world’s best music album at the 64th Grammy Awards. with her BunBon voice. , Flight. 1 album and faces opposition from Daniel Ho & Friends, Angelique Kidjo, Femi Kuti and Wizkid.
This was the second Grammy nomination for the US-based Ghanaian reggae singer, with his album Branches of the Same Tree released in 2015, earning him a 2016 Grammy nomination for Best Reggae Album. .
Zionfelix and Adoma alleged sex tape
Ghanaian blogger Zionfelix got into trouble as a woman named Afia Adomah threatened to leak their sexually explicit videos and audios.
On Neat FM’s Entertainment GH show on Monday, November 1, 2021, Zionfelix denied ever having had any physical intimacy with the new London-based lady.
Afia Adoma is said to be a blogger who operates exclusively on Instagram and has been on the chic side of Zionfelix for quite some time now. In order to prove her claims, she released audio files indicating that she and Zionfelix had had sex and made shocking revelations about him.