Oyinkansola Sarah Aderibigbe, popularly known as Ayra Starr, a young Nigerian musician, is currently being dragged online for disrespecting legendary artist King Sunny Ade and the mother of Grammy-winning singer Burna Boy.
In a viral video, Ayra Starr, dressed in an odd tiny attire, can be seen attending the same event as the two.
According to the video, Ayra Starr rejected Burna Boy’s mother, who was standing beside another woman, whom she affectionately hugged. She went on to greet KSA by shaking his hands rather than kneeling, which many viewed insulting. Even actor Adeniyi Johnson and his wife, Seyi Edun, criticized her for being disrespectful.
Adeniyi Johnson wrote, “Coming from someone who claimed to sell in the market o!!! She won’t tell me she doesn’t know King Sunny Ade. So sad
He wrote again, “Even the king was going to stand to greet!! It is well!! Stardom aside, age nko!!
Seyi Edun wrote in Yoruba, “O leko rada rada eku stardom, Omo Yoruba for that matter (which means she doesn’t have home training)
One Ayomide DC04 wrote, “She snub Mama Burna?
One Luxury By Addies Shakara wrote, “O shake Sunny Ade! As in King Sunny Ade! Eyin Omo Gen Z yi baje!!! Won o ko yin rara!!! Rara
One Knows wrote, “Her mumu cannot greet properly Omo Yoruba for that matter
One Dare Another Level wrote, “No naaa!! She couldn’t greet Sha
One Tijay Africa wrote, “Charity begins at home! Just look at the way a Grandpa like King Sunny Ade bowed to greet this small girl. She was so disrespectful without going down on her knees to greet King Sunny Ade”.