Taking a stand against domestic violence, Davido Music Worldwide (DMW) has terminated the recording contract of their artist, Lil Frosh, who was accused of physically abusing his girlfriend recently.
The story caused an outrage on social media and now the record label has reacted with a public statement.
PRESS RELEASE BY DAVIDO MUSIC WORLDWIDE LIMITED RE: LIL FROSH DOMESTIC ABUSE ALLEGATIONS 6 October 2020
In light of recent allegations made against Mr Sanni Goriola Wasiu a.k.a. Lil Frosh, we would like to state that as a record label, domestic violence is not a trivial matter and we will never support or condone such behaviour. There is no excuse for the actions of Lil Frosh and we understand that there is nothing that can be said or done to take away the insensitivity shown.
Upon internal investigations carried out by the label, we are left with no option than to terminate the recording contract that exists between the label and Lil Frosh, effective immediately. We hereby immediately severe all affiliations with Mr. Sanni Goriola Wasiu a.k.a. Lil Frosh. Once again, we do not condone domestic violence and stand with all victims of domestic violence.
— Davido (@davido) October 6, 2020
This recent action by the record label has been applauded by many on social media as the right step to show they stand against domestic violence.