Lawrence Asiamah Hanson, popularly known as Bulldog is no stranger in showbiz circles in Ghana. His notoriety for controversies are well noted with music fans. Well, he is in the news again for allegedly trying to snatch a car from Dancehall star Stonebwoy over the weekend. The incident, as reported, necessitated the firing of warning shots by the musician.
Bulldog is currently in charge of A/R at Zylofon Media. Based on the weekend’s fracas with Stnebwoy and his entourage, we look at the 5 different times he has dominated the headlines in Ghana.
Shatta Wale’s Manager: Bulldog’s fame shot up when he assumed the reigns of managing the career of controversial ‘Dancehall’ King Shatta Wale. The relationship didn’t last long and it ended in a bitter public spat where ‘nudes’ of Bulldog’s wife was allegedly leaked by Shatta Wale.
Fennec Okyere’s Death
Fennec Okyere, manager of rapper Kwaw Kese was brutally murdered at his Spintex residence in 2014. Bulldog was linked to the murder as he was alleged to have said to Fennec that he ‘will teach him a lesson’. He was acquitted of all charges in February this year.
Patapaa’s VGMA Nomination
The Ghana Music Awards nominees was released a few days ago and Bulldog slammed the awards body for not including ‘one hit’ wonder Patapaa in the Artiste of the Year category. Patapaa had arguably the most popular song in the West African sub-region with his ‘One Corner’ song.
Dating of Managers
Bulldog, in an interview with Hitz FM said female musicians should date their male managers in order for them to be managed well. He said they should engage in both sexual and emotional attachments with their bosses for a fruitful working relationship.
Stonebwoy Car Saga:
Dancehall musician and Zylofon signee Stonebwoy has alleged that Bulldog and some thugs attacked his crew on their way to a concert in an attempt to snatch his Mercedes Benz car. This led to the music star to fire warning shots at the scene.