A-Reece is said to have withdrawn from the 11th annual South African Hip Hop Awards after being nominated.
The organisers of the awards released an official statement stating that the rapper ousted himself from the awards this year 2022
“We appreciate and welcome his decision to withdraw his submissions and not be part of the show anymore, furthermore, we’d like to wish him and his management well in the future.” Read part of the statement from SA Hip Hop Awards organizers.
— #SAHHA2022 (@SA_HipHopAwards) November 18, 2022
A-Reece took to Instagram to clear the air about the update from the organisers of the award.
The rapper says he didn’t withdraw but declined the nominations given to him.
“First I just wanna say, to my investors – I love you guys and I can never be thankful enough for your endless support throughout the years. Secondly, just to make something clear about the SAHHA statement released this morning – Jay Jody (On behalf of BLUE TAPE) and I did not withdraw our “submissions.” we respectfully declined the nominations we received by the establishment.” He wrote.
A-Reece’s record label, Revenge Club Records released a statement to further set the record straight about the nominations.
“Be that as it may, we wish to formally decline all nominations received by our Artists for the year 2022. We wish to take this opportunity to congratulate all the nominees, may your efforts yield positive outcomes.” Read part of the statement.