Spice Diss Jamaica and Her Jamaican Fans? - Female dancehall artist Spice has been facing some backlash from her Jamaican fans after she posted a video clip on her Instagram page saying she has outgrown Jamaica.
But according to the artist some has taken it out of context.
This all started after the dancehall diva announces that she will be the new face of Love & Hip Hop Atlanta for 2018 season.
In a lengthy posted on her IG page Spice clarify what she actually meant when she made the comment:
"My introduction to Love and Hip Hop just a quick note for FYI to those of you who keep complaining why I'm not speaking only "Patois" I went on this platform to capture a wider audience and to gain more international fans.
If I speak patwa that only "Jamaicans" can understand then I'll defeat the purpose of this opportunity. When miss Jamaica goes out to represent the country" me never hear none a dem a chat bad, so why no wunu quick fi have a problem when I try to make the audience understand who I am."
On March 14, 2018, during an interview with popular dancehall selector/producer Foota Hype, she was asked what did she meant when she said she had outgrown Jamaica?, Was it because she was on Love & HipHop? To which she replies.
"No being on Love and Hip Hop don't make me bigger than Jamaica but it's going to make me bigger globally"
She also said that she has been secretly doing the shooting for the show since 2017.