Capital Xtra’s DJ Abrantee is suffering perhaps one of the heaviest social media attacks of his life.
The DJ who went on a Twitter rant days ago over calls by a section of the black community to boycott the 88th edition of the Oscars in a tweet stated the black community does not even support its own. He went ahead to cite the challenges he faced when he created the Afrobeats movement.
The claim to have created the Afrobeats Movement however has not go well with a lot of people including other DJs who assert his claim is false.
When I created the whole Afrobeats movement in the uk YES I DID guess what race tried tried to destroy it and are still trying to
— Abrantee (@DJAbrantee) January 20, 2016
Check out some of the tweets.
Despite all these tweets, it is never out of place to say that DJ Abrantee has contributed immensely to the growth of Afrobeats in the UK over the past years.