Proficient Nigerian singer and a choose on the Nigerian Idol actuality tv present, Seyi Shay, has responded to critics who imagine that her judging method is kind of harsh. Ever for the reason that present started its auditions some months in the past, the singer has been closely criticised as a result of manner Seyi Shay judges the contestants.
In an episode of Rubbin Minds with Ebuka Obi-Uchendu, the delectable songstress famous that she is paid to be a choose on the present and never a psychiatrist. Seyi Shay added that she is barely being trustworthy and blunt with the contestants however Nigerians don’t appear prepared to listen to the reality.
She mentioned, “I didn’t assume that Nigerians weren’t prepared for the reality. I’m fairly blunt and I preserve it actual on a regular basis; I don’t beat across the bush. The primary present was such a shocker. On the finish of the day, it’s TV and it’ll all the time be made to look extra elaborate than it was.
“Many of the contestants that got here to audition for Nigerian Idols had been actually good and some of them had been actually unhealthy. I’m right here to evaluate. Now, we now have gone into the stay episodes; so, it’s now in Nigerian’s arms to determine who to be on the present or not.”
In keeping with her, earlier within the recording of the present, the onus was on the three judges to both kick individuals out or permit them to remain.
She continued, “My reactions are actual and really trustworthy, however I didn’t know Nigerians weren’t prepared to listen to the reality. I’m there to do a job; I used to be paid to do a job. I’m a choose and never a counsellor or psychiatrist. I’m there to inform the reality. I’m all the time preserving it actual. I really feel like too many individuals are hooked on smoke screens and mirrors and social media performs an enormous half.”
The songstress said that if Nigerians mentioned extra of the reality to one another, individuals would have the ability to make higher selections for the nation and economic system, and would in all probability not vote for the individuals chosen to guide the nation.
“The purpose is that I’m a choose and I’m doing an amazing job,” Seyi Shay famous.