Gospel music act Ringtone Apoko is torn for choices after a top government leader -as he says- approached him to allow him (the politician) to own the rights of Zoea Mawe which he released close to a week ago.
The flamboyant artist revealed the senior government figure in is ready to give out good Ksh 5 million should Ringtone agree on transferring the rights of the song.
A SENIOR GOVT OFFICIAL I WONT MENTIONED HIS NAME HAS OFFER ME 5MILLION KENYAN SHILLINGS TO HAVE RIGHTS ON MY SONG ‘ZOEA MAWE’ I DONT KNOW WHY HE WANTS THE SONG. AM WRITING TO YOU MY FANS TO ASK YOU WHAT SHOULD I DO…Ringtone wrote on his social media platforms.
It, however, can’t be understood if really Ringtone is saying the truth or it is just clout he is chasing to push the song. Some feel he is eying a political sit in the coming vote thus unleashing shenanigans to stay relevant through 2022.
The song currently trends at number four on YouTube amassing more than 350k views since it premiered last week. Zoea Mawe has Azziad Nassenya, a bigwig on TikTok, as its vixen.
Since he sought advice on whether or not to accept the offer, below is how netizens feel: