Jimmy B has come forward to address critics of Drizilik’s groundbreaking performance at the 2023 BET Hip Hop cypher. The performance, which showcased African talent, made history as Drizilik represented Sierra Leone at the prestigious awards show. However, not everyone was impressed, with some critics believing that Drizilik’s performance fell short.
In response to the debate, Jimmy B took to Facebook to express his personal enjoyment of Drizilik’s performance. He commended the rapper for delivering a spot-on show, stating, “I personally enjoyed his performance, and I think his delivery was most definitely on point.”
Jimmy B, a respected figure in Sierra Leone’s entertainment scene, emphasized the significance of Drizilik’s achievement on the global stage. He called on all Sierra Leoneans to celebrate this opportunity, stating, “BET is such a colossal platform that we, as Sierra Leoneans, MUST celebrate the opportunity given to one of us. It is a win for us and, above all, a blessing and a testament to what we are capable of when we stay focused.”
Jimmy B’s message serves as a reminder of the potential of Sierra Leone’s entertainment industry when driven by focus and determination. It is a celebration of homegrown talent on an international stage, and something that should be cherished.