Ghana’s fast rising artiste Gregory Bortey Newman popularly known as King Promise was tipped to win an award at the 2018 VGMAs which was held on Saturday, April 14, 2018. However the ‘Selfish’ hit maker lost out in a number of categories he was nominated in.
Ghanaian rapper Manifest whom he collaborated with King Promise on his hit single , ‘ Me ne woa’ reacting to his loss took to his official instagram page and shared a video of King Promise performing their hit song to a responsive and he wrote, ” Do your art. win hearts”
Manifest motivated King Promise to do what he does best and concentrate on his craft to win hearts rather than to win awards.
King Promise showed gratitude to his fans for voting for him in all categories he was nominated in even though he failed to win any award. Social media users have since mocked King Promise for his inability to win an award at the just ended 2018 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards.