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Longlive those who are honest enough to say 25 SO NO DEY! in this complicated, complex Entertainment Industry. Every Industry has it’s loopholes and setbacks but it becomes more dangerous when you enumerate it’s weaknesses vis a vis it’s strengths and the former outweighs the latter. One major enemy the industry fights in it’s everyday superficial battle that lies central to it’s activities is PRIDE, shall be propounded in the subsequent paragraphs.

The mass/audience [Fans, showbiz lovers, media personalities, Industry stakeholders] cry out

Celebrities don’t do giveaways, they don’t acknowledge supporters of arts, they are stingy, they ignore posts and won’t react, they will always ignore the positive but the day your bring a negative point that might spark a controversy they will jump all over you like uncontrolled semens jerked off from a d!ck that has attained satiety. They generally shy away from initiatives and schemes that might entail financial support with the pretext of a busy schedule or allocated budget. The actual truth is 25 SO NO DEY! but they won’t admit.

Oh my God you my favourite artist, you inspire me so much in life, I do music so someday I could be like you hoping that you can be my mentor and give me tips to be succesful and rich in my music career as you are. That phrase is the reason why these celebrities will disappear like a Molyko slay Queen after you have bought her roasted fish for 1000frs and a bottle of Origin. Do you know why? Because 25 SO NO DEY!

Most musicians will prefer to stay on their lane, at their pace without accepting collaborations or soliciting collaborations because they won’t want a 3rd party to infiltrate their personal space and find them battling with their insecurities, their flaws and in ability to reflect and represent the perception of the public and brand image physically. It’s easier to find a musician here collaborating with a foreigner than one of their own, for reasons that both parties may see the emptiness of each other’s portfolios and may use it against the other in the long-run. So they prefer to act BIG and established but 25 SO NO DEY!

The unending warfare that exists between the upcoming artists and established artists in their quest for validation and recognition only ends in tears. The youngsters expect much from the supposed A lists who are superior in terms of music making and visibility hoping they might extend a helping hand to boost their careers but the verdict is futile. With no shows in sight, no endorsement deals, no tours, no side hustle it might be difficult to extend a hand but will it come out clear? No because 25 SO NO DEY!

Funny how it becomes a whole seismic event when fellow neighboring Entertainment industries don’t validate our existence, you should be asking who put them in charge of validation and secondly not what have you done, rather what are you doing to get the validation? Don’t cite legends who have musically placed Cameroon on the map that’s the industry dwelling on past glories, rather the goal is to take-over the Batten of continuity and continue the race by growth and progress in unison. Identifying those making a genuine difference and giving out genuine support.

There are some issues that plague the industry but one that slowly but surely kills is PRIDE and it’s safe to say being an entertainer in Cameroon only gives you fame and no money. Partly due to greed from the entertainer’s corner and lack of incentive to support from the audience. We are in this together and the way out is creative a conducive atmosphere for reciprocated support. That means last last nor, for the end na all we go shame because 25 SO NO DEY!

Entertainment should be one of the leading sectors that make up an economy and entertainers do their ultimate best to provide content for their audience. It doesnโ€™t suffice for showbiz critics and analyzers to often credit one’s arts especially musicians based on a major breakthrough as often the misconception. There arenโ€™t credited for a one time stunning moment but however for the work over time and work in progress. As Iโ€™ll often say it takes talent to produce a hit song but it takes hard work added to the talent to release multiple hit songs- this without wavering in belief.

However other schools of thoughts will allow you with another philosophy it takes Talent + Hard work + Luck. Which is still logical. You often hear of hard work surpassing talent.

You might be left wondering if thereโ€™s such a thing as Luck? A narrow definition stipulates it as โ€œpreparation meeting opportunityโ€.ย Fhishofficialย at the end of the day could be an embodiment of all these aspects as shall be propounded subsequently.

As a music artist one of the greatest challenges is making music that could be revered and vibed as a hit getting to introduce the right notes, employing the right tone, emitting the right pitch, engaging on the right instrumentation to the derive the perfect melodies and the whole lot the entails the music making process and universe. Obviously dreams do come true but one thing no one is telling you is that nightmares are dreams too- the inevitable nightmare every artists knows and lives with is making it- The success story. What it takes to feature on music billboards and top music charts.

Back to the man on board Fhish and how he took advantage of the moment. Undeniably one of the talented rising acts making in the music scene didnโ€™t just pop out from nowhere overnight. A stroll to memory lane on the path of his discography will allow you with admiration and awe for how much quality that lies in his projects. Over the years heโ€™s been putting out the best of him musically and definitely needed a boost.

Eventually the media hype saw him stocked in an online wrangle which acted as the ultimate breakthrough and boost to his already progressing career. He took advantage of the moment like diary farmer grasping the tits of a milk cow firmly but slowly to squeez out some milk.

โ€ขThe controversies around his name subsequently transformed to hype gradually. As the name kept making buzz showbiz lovers in their quest to discover him discovered his music and became fans.

โ€ขThat one time incidence saw Fhish birthing a branded fan base as โ€œgophmenโ€ with a tremendous increase and value in social media presence.

โ€ขEqually featuring in blog spots gave incentives for networking, bookings and extra hype.

โ€ขFhish retreated did a couple of petite shows, honoring invitations , went low key and bounced back with a powerful EP putting in context the Cameroon feeling an vibe in it almost everyone can relate.

Apparently negative publicity is still publicity if you have what it takes to convert that publicity to action by attracting an audience , a solid fan base and definitely potential supporters you will be unstoppable. The highly competitive Entertainment industry where almost everyone is doing almost everything regardless without exempting your sector you need to always be on the look out be smart and vigilant to grasp the one time life changing opportunity.

So waiting for the right time may be your defense phrase but wish to ask if there’s a wrong time: like have you seen the time 1:67pm? Just pick a time and make it right, there’s no right time. Always start from somewhere. Talking about time did I mention Fhish is a time bomb? now you know! Recent updates saw him signing a collaborative partnership deal with a UK based Agency.

The artist in question as talented as he is had been working, branding and connecting until opportunity came his way summarily thatโ€™s Talent + Hard work intersecting with Luck. With the right attitude he will be unstoppable one thing about his personality that adds value is his aggressive self confidence , charisma and energy. If you donโ€™t give him this credits he will take them by force. The survival strategy and taking advantage of the moment.

๐™๐™๐™š ๐™ข๐™ž๐™จ๐™˜๐™ค๐™ฃ๐™˜๐™š๐™ฅ๐™ฉ๐™ž๐™ค๐™ฃ

The “support your own” has probably been the most abused phrase in the Cameroon Entertainment Industry for quite some time now, if you will have to voice it out or inscribe on a social media post, be ready to get castigated or slap fit follow. A good number of people hide behind the phrase in need of favors and often use it as a free to ticket for guaranteed help, the action is now redundant hence rendering the whole strategy futile and boring. Practically support your own is a concept far fetched in terms of helping because our industry understands this in three noticeable ways.

๐™Ž๐™ช๐™ฅ๐™ฅ๐™ค๐™ง๐™ฉ ๐™—๐™ฎ ๐˜ผ๐™›๐™›๐™ž๐™ฃ๐™ž๐™ฉ๐™ฎ

It’s like supporting what I relate with, a profound natural likeness for an artist’s arts over another based on personal preferences. We get that a lot in the industry from bloggers, promoters, influencers, TV hosts, Media figures and a great number of personalities interwoven in showbiz related matters. This kind of support comes naturally and grows personal when there are sentimental attachments nurtured by connectivity and interactivity. Most often, the artists [Musicians, Actors, models, designers, artists] who don’t fall in that space feel left out which may affect their careers in one way or the other drastically.

๐™Ž๐™ช๐™ฅ๐™ฅ๐™ค๐™ง๐™ฉ ๐™—๐™ฎ ๐™›๐™–๐™ข๐™ž๐™ก๐™ž๐™–๐™ง๐™ž๐™ฉ๐™ฎ

This is the most common form of support the Industry witnesses on a daily. It incorporates bias, tribalism and to an extend discrimination. In as much as we try not to admit this support system is primarily backbone by tribalism attachments or culture identification.A case study and survey has stipulated : The Nso community in the industry has proven beyond doubts their own will always come first before the rest can follow in terms of support both online and offline. This kind of support involves all categories of showbiz audience [The emitter, perceivers, opinion leaders ]

๐™Ž๐™ช๐™ฅ๐™ฅ๐™ค๐™ง๐™ฉ ๐™ฌ๐™๐™–๐™ฉ’๐™จ ๐™—๐™š๐™ฃ๐™š๐™›๐™ž๐™˜๐™ž๐™–๐™ก

This kind of support is more dangerous than the other support systems because it encompasses a lot of other aspects, ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ณ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐˜๐˜† ๐—ฐ๐—ผ๐—บ๐—ฝ๐—น๐—ฒ๐˜…, ๐—ต๐˜†๐—ฝ๐—ผ๐—ฐ๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐˜€๐˜†, ๐—ฝ๐˜€๐˜†๐—ฐ๐—ต๐—ผ๐—น๐—ผ๐—ด๐—ถ๐—ฐ๐—ฎ๐—น๐—น๐˜†-๐—ฝ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ฐ๐—ฒ๐—ถ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ฑ ๐—ฐ๐—ผ๐—บ๐—ฝ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐˜€๐—ผ๐—ป. This type support is very common among our musicians and celebrities on this platform. A lot demonstrate fake love so as to bypass backlashes from fans and the media, I support your arts so you intend support mine, I support your arts because you just got recognized for an award [stepping in to say congratulations so not to feel inferior when I couldn’t share your arts/works before the nomination] that’s why strangers support you more than people you know because the people you know might have a tough time accepting you come from the same place, but they are still in the same place.

๐™’๐™๐™ฎ ๐™Ž๐™๐™‹๐™‹๐™Š๐™๐™ ๐™”๐™Š๐™๐™ ๐™Š๐™’๐™‰ ๐™ž๐™จ ๐™– ๐™›๐™–๐™ž๐™ก๐™š๐™™ ๐™จ๐™ฉ๐™ง๐™–๐™ฉ๐™š๐™œ๐™ฎ.

After highlighting the three different categories of the support your own concept, it will be difficult to mobilize people to change their narratives and perspective about what they consume musically or direct their energy to. In depth analysis with a logical eye will allow you with the thought that support your own local music or arts doesn’t make sense. If we look at things critically Cameroonians have been consuming home made music and a larger faction in recent times have given much value to arts produced here, but obviously there’s something still lacking. Living in the digital era where things have been made easier in terms of content sharing and accessibility, what our content creators [Musicians and actors] need to do more is do a feasibility study together with their management teams and see how to push and promote their songs and music pieces outside Cameroon.

Musically our lyrical content has been kept within the frontiers of Cameroon and can’t really breakthrough to penetrate the Entertainment sphere of our neighboring countries and beyond. Until these persons are ready to make these changes by either creating new strategies, innovating old ones or a total disruption in their music promotion strategies ,they will keep doing music for home base consumption without realizing and continue to rely on SUPPORT YOUR OWN for an ultimate exposure breakthrough. Looking at it from a deeper perspective Support your own does not make sense, if the industry as a whole realizes the need to give value and respect to technical personnel it will be another generational plague ,it’s not about the ratio or population because if you have to critically look at it, we have been supporting our own all this while.

One of the principal problems that lies central to this unending music war fare is; ๐—ง๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ฝ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—ฏ๐—น๐—ฒ๐—บ ๐—ถ๐˜€ ๐˜„๐—ถ๐˜๐—ต ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ฝ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—ฑ๐˜‚๐—ฐ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป ๐—ผ๐—ณ ๐—ผ๐˜‚๐—ฟ ๐—บ๐˜‚๐˜€๐—ถ๐—ฐ ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ ๐—ต๐—ผ๐˜„ ๐˜„๐—ฒ ๐—ฝ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—บ๐—ผ๐˜๐—ฒ ๐—ถ๐˜.Back to memory lane when Salatiel was picked up to feature in Beyonce’s Lion King Album and a cross section of Nigerian blogs omitted Salatiel’s name in their articles and blog posts, this eventually sparked a lot of controversies as well as instigated the conscious effort by some industry players to curb the influx of Nigerian songs on the shores of Cameroon. Cameroon has nothing more to prove to the world musically that we are relevant and consistent, what we need to do more is get out of our comfort zones, work on the song promotions, digitalize our moves via branding and partnerships. This is the actual truth after having been approached by some Nigerian Industry music media players, their answers were simple “Your own doesn’t support your own because they don’t network and widen their scope of influence

” Support your own, support our own ! but how do we support our own when our own don’t support the course by supporting themselves?

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Samuel Etoโ€™o born 10 March 1981) is a Cameroonian retired professional footballer striker in his prime and career as a footballer. Etoโ€™o was regarded by veterans and experts as one of the best strikers in the world, and he is regarded as one of the greatest African players of all time, winning the African Player of the Year a record four times: in 2003, 2004, 2005, and 2010. Samuel Etoโ€™o is equally one of or probably the most followed Cameroonian celebrity on social media with over 3million followers on IG and over 8million followers on Facebook.

The football history maker after undergoing a legendary football career โ€œhung his boothsโ€ later in the year 2019 around the month of October. Shortly afterwards took to his social media handle to announce his enrollment in school at the Havard University one of the most prestigious Institutions in the World. He will be undergoing a professional formation in business administration. This comes at a time when he has decided to invest in Gambling under the trademark and brand name โ€œBETOโ€™Oโ€.A 100% Cameroonian betting arena for Cameroonians to fetch income on luck.

It is in line with this Gambling idea, the football superstar has revealed he will be gracing the stage with a music performance on the grand launching of event with renowned Cameroonian musicians and other African artists. Below is the official flyer with details about the performance scheduled date and time, with participants.

This is just a couple of pictures to accompany the verbal assertion that Samuel Etoโ€™o might drop some verses on stage as well. We are all waiting in high expectations to see what he has to offer on stage.

Samuel Eto’o born 10 March 1981) is a Cameroonian retired professional footballer striker in his prime and career as a footballer. Eto’o was regarded by veterans and experts as one of the best strikers in the world, and he is regarded as one of the greatest African players of all time, winning the African Player of the Year a record four times: in 2003, 2004, 2005, and 2010. Samuel Eto’o is equally one of or probably the most followed Cameroonian celebrity on social media with over 3million followers on IG and over 8million followers on Facebook.

The football history maker after undergoing a legendary football career “hung his booths” later in the year 2019 around the month of October. Shortly afterwards took to his social media handle to announce his enrollment in school at the Havard University one of the most prestigious Institutions in the World. He will be undergoing a professional formation in business administration. This comes at a time when he has decided to invest in Gambling under the trademark and brand name “BETO’O”. A 100% Cameroonian betting arena for Cameroonians to fetch income on luck.

It is in line with this Gambling idea, the football superstar has revealed he will be gracing the stage with a music performance on the grand launching of event with renowned Cameroonian musicians and other African artists. Below is the official flyer with details about the performance scheduled date and time, with participants.

This is just a couple of pictures to accompany the verbal assertion that Samuel Eto’o might drop some verses on stage as well.

Tzy Panchak lone ranger of the music label Blu Nation Recording has been consistent and relevant since he commenced his music career. He has done his utmost best to represent and project not only his arts as a musician but the record label itself Nationally and Internationally.

He definitely is one the much loved, valued and respected musicians currently making music in Cameroon, dropping hits back to back and creating opportunities for the youngster musicians to have a spot in the limelight. Launching various challenges for upcoming artists to expose their talents has giving him more shine and respect across the Entertainment Industry, from fans, well wishers, other celebrities and showbiz lovers.

The dynamic and versatile artist has undergone numerous Western Tours and shows, UK, USA. Following his most recent invitation in USA for the JAVA FEST 2019 in Maryland DC Virginia from the 22nd-24th November.

In an exclusive interview with DDiconic Media House powered by Chief Creative Officer Diane Daiga a public figure Tzy Panchak was asked about his choice for language in Music – French or English, and the latter dropped a deep reply…

Cameroonians listen to songs on YouTube ready to criticise rather than listen and enjoy the music, in case they don’t find anything worth criticising, they will try to paint you black by bringing in problem of language either French or English”

He goes further to say he really doesn’t care about the Cameroonian population and their opinions, he does music for Blue Nation Recording and especially for his fans ‘his army’ because the truth is where Cameroonians spell success they try had to push you to failure or bring you doing . The artist has eventually understood the fact that criticisms will always come wether you are doing good or bad and if you are being talked about means you are relevant.

It’s no flux the Industry has been buzzing with a supposed disrespect turned into an online wrangle, coupled up with threats, warnings, hate speech, insults, disrespect upon disrespect from two camps with opposing views and thoughts.

Following the incidence of Stanley Enow’s Album Launch on November 15th where Fhish felt disrespected by the former, being invited and ignored at LAS VEGAS VIP stands as the root problem to the suppose superficial battle.

Following a “sarcastic comparison ” a popular Cameroonian Blog 237Showbiz published soliciting opinions from fans that which they are vibing between which song “Glory” of Stanley Enow or “Holla Holla” of Fhish, the former found it as disrespectful as he reweeted on his Twitter handle

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Based on your observation and critical analysis, is time the factor paying back to Stanley Enow for his disrespect he first portrayed towards Fhish?

Stanley Enow Co founder of Motherland Empire doubles as a rapper and singer, or say rapper tend singer. However this Bayangi boy came to spotlight via his debut track “Hein Pรจre” in 2013 which was a hit undeniably. It fetched him nominations and awards locally and globally. He dropped his first studio album a couple of years later “SOLDIER LIKE MY PAPA” and has featured with so many international artists. The multi award winning artist commonly known as King Kong set to release his second studion Album “STANLEY vs ENOW” this November’s 22nd made a publication as follows…

“My career as an artist still feels like a dqream come reality. Chasing my dreams brought me as far winning the very prestigious MTV AFRICA AWARD MUSIC AWARDS. Iโ€™m sure this wouldnโ€™t have been possible if I didnโ€™t have access to my childhood rights. As we celebrate the 30th anniversary of the CRC, my humble wish is to see all children have access to basic life necessities like vaccination, proper healthcare, clean water, health food, decent shelter and a family that cares.

Stanley Enow, Cameroonian Musician ?”

#CRC30

#WorldChildrensDay

This message comes at a time to commemorate his essence as Brand Ambassador of Unicef Cameroon. Coupled up with his so man extra music activities he has branded himself world wide professionally like a public figure, entrepreneur, businessman than an artist. Probably the inspiration that birthed his newly released track “GLORY” a piece off his up coming Album.

Unicef Cameroon

Ambe Tebong who goes by his artist name Ambe aka “La Star” is one of those rare but unique musicians who got into the music scene after years of hardwork and consistency to brand bis arts.

The super talented Bafut boy is popularl known by his debut hit track “Rendezvous and later on “Vitesse”. Later this year he released an outstanding project “THE TAKEOFF ALBUM” and planned on quitting music for good.

After lamenting on his social media handle of being consistent, dropping songs back to back, trying to stay relevant in the Music and entertainment industry at large, it hasn’t fetched him any endorsement deal with a record label. He comes out once again to cement the notion that Cameroon showbiz gives fame , a name but no money.

The hit maker was spotted boarding a flight to an unknown destination.

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She asked me,what is your hobby?. I said”I catch flights and checks, She smiled.

Maybe the musician could be on one of his regular trips to South Africa or probably working on his set to be released new banger following a teaser on his insgagram handle, fingers crossed as we anticipate the results of his trip.

Social media handles have been buzzing up for close to 24 hours pertaining to a 10secs nude video of hardcore sex alleged to be Blanche Bailly. This springs up at a time where we normally know the Queen Mimba to be someone who is hot and often spotted with portions of her stunning body exposed.

Pertaining to this video of a lady who looks like Blanche Bailly, showbiz lovers quickly assumed and concluded it was their hot headed super star Blanche Bailly. [Watch video below]

The said lady could probably look alike, but mind you that isn’t Blanche Bailly. She could be hot or a little verbally dirty but she’s not a slut.

Barely 24hours Queen mimba responds to the sex scandal stunt on her social media handle story.

Mรชme sans ma tรชte mes tatouage unique me dรฉmarque!!!, mais Merci pour le buzz ?”

As a celebrity it’s often good to be real, because it’s obvious in this situation she was saved because she’s always open to the public about her sex life and her album of half naked pictures have good a long way to do her justice. Facing buzz and fake stunts equally take an upper hand in increasing visibility and awareness of any public figure and at any given time, which is very normal for trends!