On Tuesday, January 15, Nigerian rapper Falz released his fourth album titled Moral Instruction under his Bahd Guy Records imprint. The album contains nine socially-conscious tracks that challenge the vices of the Nigerian society.
MORAL INSTRUCTION THE ALBUM OUT NOW! 📕🎵🙏🏽❤️https://t.co/BZsaWFRB4n
— #MoralInstruction (@falzthebahdguy) January 15, 2019
Reactions to the album
Listening to Moral Instruction for the upteenth time. Falz broke the table mehn, him even talk my own matter sef. 😭
He is right. We’re all hypocrites.
— sploofeek (@sploofeek) January 17, 2019
— Notie (@ObazeeN) January 16, 2019
— Son Of My Father😇 (@calypso042) January 15, 2019
— Minister#1 (@ComrDuru) January 18, 2019
Falz is a modernized Fela 🤦🏻♂️
I’m not even sorry to say it.
Man touched every ills in our society with his Moral instruction album.
God bless Falz.
— IG: Omope Abdulazeez (@Iam_Abdulaxis) January 15, 2019
Falz dun metamorph into Fela right before our eyes. Moral Instruction is way too dope pic.twitter.com/eHmVuaB4R7
— hovi (@fehmmy) January 18, 2019
Intertwined destinies: Falz–Fela:
•PMB jailed Fela in 1983 & also happens to be the incumbent president
•Femi Falana became Fela's lead lawyer
•Lemi Ghariokwu who provided cover images for Fela designed the cover art of Falz's "Moral Instruction" @falzthebahdguy
— StayWoke 🇳🇬 (@aromol_staywoke) January 18, 2019
Somehow, the discussion became about transactional sex
Falz is obsessed with runs girls. It’s a fact.
If he wants to drag transactional sex in his songs, he should condemn ALL the parties involved. Also, he can’t have lyrics like “baby let me be your customer…”
Let’s be logical, please.
— The CV Writer (@_AdeFunke_) January 15, 2019
Falz has made it his business to address issues that negatively impact all Nigerians. But, I wonder, why does he feel the need to comment so often and so vehemently on, of all things, the private sexual activity of consenting adult women? #ReadTimehin https://t.co/PsCdewKUOz
— OluTimehin Adegbeye🌈 (@OhTimehin) January 17, 2019
Falz says he hates transactional sex, but isn’t ‘Something Light’ about a girl that didn’t want to sleep with him even though he took her out and bought food for her? Isn’t that transactional??
— Ozymandias (@CHIZY_N) January 15, 2019
1. How is transactional sex “wrong” ?
2. How are you calling out just the service provider and not the customers ?
4. You somehow left out all the male sex workers in the country ?
5. How do you equate a 2 way business with yahoo yahoo(fraud)
Y’all and Falz are fully dumb
— Your Muse (@ebelee_) January 15, 2019
It's pretty alarming that of all the things talked about on falz's moral instruction, the one that people are talking about the most is that of transactional sex when there are other more important things
— Tall dark and ehn mmmmm (@thereal_guma) January 16, 2019
Falz dropped a WHOLE album addressing the things destroying Nigeria from poverty to evil politicians to the exploitation of masses to lack of education.
So sad that it's all been narrowed to a debate on what he deems as transactional sex.
Expected but disappointing.
— Mustapha (@lifeofmustapha) January 15, 2019
Falz said if you're engaging in a transactional sex, you're a prostitute. okay let's say falz is wrong, if you're engaging in transactional sex, what are you?, pastor?, doctor?, nurse? accountant?, architect? pilot?. Please what are you as a boy or girl if not a prostitute?
— AJALA (@UNCLE_AJALA) January 15, 2019
Sex workers are angry about Falz transactional sex talk.
Catch them young 👌
— IG: Omope Abdulazeez (@Iam_Abdulaxis) January 15, 2019
Read more reactions here.
Re: The Gold Wedding
Last week, we heard that popular Nigerian artistes Adekunle Gold and Simi got hitched at a private ceremony in Lagos. This week, after neither confirming their nuptials, the couple released a new video titled Promise. I dare you to watch the video without feeling mushy.
The take a look at the love between Adekunle Gold and Simi 😍 pic.twitter.com/fpCrwfh84U
— Baba Ibeji (@Marapolsa) January 17, 2019
Adekunle Gold and Simi are actually funny😂 Instead of sharing their wedding pictures they gave us music video about two people in love getting married, & they were the lead characters😒
— Osato🎀 (@satooO_o) January 16, 2019
Adekunle Gold and Simi are very selfish… They only care about themselves
— Xhaka Laca Boom (@Mayoral_OP) January 17, 2019
I just listened to #Promise by Adekunle Gold and Simi. Those two have the kind of musical chemistry that's hard to topple. Glad they are gonna have to spend the rest of their lives together too.
— 🐦GlowvilleTweets (@GlowvilleTweets) January 17, 2019
Adekunle Gold and Simi are the only celeb couple I stan for in this life.
— Wᴏʟᴇ́ (@Kingwole) January 17, 2019
Did Adekunle Gold and Simi get married or was it just for a music video… pic.twitter.com/WcfaNUrMYY
— SolaFagbemi (@Solafagbemi) January 17, 2019
What if the whole Adekunle Gold and Simi's wedding was just a video shoot for this their new song and nothing more ?
— Wande 🔌 (@BlaccMajek) January 17, 2019
— The Molaraeni❣ (@molaraeni) January 17, 2019
God, I can see the love Adekunle Gold and Simi share 😩😩. My own will come even sweeter!
— Doyin (@__doyiin) January 17, 2019
True love exist when you go for the right person, Hod I can see Adekunle Gold and Simi love is sweet mine will be sweeter pic.twitter.com/BMCvSPmcxf
— Asiwaju (@Asiwaju__limted) January 17, 2019
This Adekunle Gold and Simi #Promise video made me want to find that special someone ASAP.
She sha must have a great sense of humor, sprinkled with a dirty mind and toppings of craziness.
I'm not asking for much.
RT, she might be on your TL cos she ain't on mine 😂
— Con-Troll (@DeWeirdest1) January 17, 2019
Adekunle Gold and Simi kept their relationship very lowkey. But my girlfriend will be disturbing me to customizeshirt with our picture on it.
— Aji (@Jamorh_quintex) January 17, 2019
If after watching Adekunle Gold and Simi's Promise Video and you are catching feelings.
Boy friend for hire, on a 6 month contract, with possibility of 6months extension.
I am currently a free agent.
So no need for Transfer fee.
I am a keeper, I can also DM🙃
— The Kingmaker🦅 (@SmithVinci) January 17, 2019
— Ifeoluwa (@Aidea20) January 17, 2019
This Adekunle Gold and Simi song will make you think marriage is very sweet without obstacles as seen on Hollywood Movies.
The music make sense shaa
— I MORDIAN🇳🇬 (@Ekelennaemeka) January 17, 2019
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