Africa’s Superstar, D’banj who got the MTV Music Evolution award last night, has dedicated the achievement to his former partner and Africa’s biggest music producer, Don Jazzy.
While making his acceptance speech at the awards, D’banj said ‘‘I specially dedicate this award to my brother and former partner, Don Jazzy who told me he wanted me to become the youngest African living legend, God Bless you.’
The Evolution category is meant for established artistes who have made a huge impact on the African music scene, taken African music to new heights around the world and pushed the boundaries of creativity. D’Banj beat fellow Nigerian representatives Asa, Psquare and 2face to the awards.
Shortly after receiving his MAMA Evolution award, D’banj took to Instagram with a beautiful message:
Me and my brother.. I remember 11 years ago , you Wanted me to be .. ” youngest Living AFrIcan Legend ” and I wanted you to be ” ” Biggest AFrIcan Producer ” .. We Did it Bro.. Dreams do Come true.