Chymamusique’s Concern About The Industry Taken Over By “Slay Queens & Twelebs,” And This Is The Reaction – This is not the first time this issue has surfaced.
Influencers have been gradually taking over the entertainment industry. It seems it no longer about your hard worked degree and talent.
Chymamusique took to Twitter to communicate his observation. What aroused his outburst on the matter was a question posed by Keabetswe This is what the post had to say:
O jewa ke eng ?
He responded to the well known South African question…
Radio stations don’t really hire people who have qualifications anymore. They want following , influence & connections qha
His concern is on the recruiting procedure conducted by South African Radio stations, he claims they do not consider qualified people. They focus on the social media following, impact, influence and connections these people have, so with the right kind of people, you are likely to obtain that job.
Tweeps came through in agreement, sharing a similar sentiment on the issue. Comments flooded in like multitudes in Johannesburg CBD – small street on a month end on his TimeLine. It’s sad to learn people have lost faith in the entertainment industry due to newly implemented strategies to attract a crowd.
This is what fans had to say:
Written by: Aphiwe Theodorah Mvinjelwa