The latest being rapper, Kiernan ‘AKA’ Forbes who served as judge when Eagle featured on the highly popular rap talent search show. The pair actually had a tumultuous relationship from the jump as AKA was often hard on Eagle – citing the fact that he didn’t want Eagle coasting through the competition as “just another light-skinned n****h.”
Shane ended up going very far in the competition and though he didn’t win, he went on to carve out a career as a Vuzu presenter and a independent rapper – a fact Eagle is very proud of.
AKA only recently became “independent” after a dramatic exit from Vth Season. He did however ink a distribution deal with Sony Music South Africa.
He has since been waxing lyrical about independence online but it seems Eagle was not having it. In a series of tweets about independence, AKA tweeted the following: