Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun popularly known as wizkid is a Nigerian singer, entertainer, and songwriter whose music has created a lot of sparks and waves of happiness among Nigerians.
The Ojuelegba crooner was born on the 16th of July 1990. He was born into a family of a Pentecostal Christian mother and a devoted Muslim father, with 12 sisters he grew up with. During the days of wizkid humble biggings, he created a band with the stage name Liz Prinz with some of his church friends. Wizkid life took a turn when he met Necto C as he said Necto C helped him a lot.
Wizkid started running errands and involving in odds jobs just to listen and record songs in the studio back then. Wizkid actually recording at the age of 11 with the stage name Liz Prinz then. He came into limelight when he released ''Holla At Your Boy'' after he was signed under the record label of Banky W (E.M.E) in 2009.
Wizkid achieved global recognition in 2016 when he collaborated with Drake on "One Dance", it was a great and beautiful song that hit a milestone as the song reached number one in 15 countries. Wizkid has the largest fan base in Nigeria and he his also the first Nigerian musician to have over 1 million followers in Nigeria a record that cannot be shattered.
Wizkid has a lot of things that make him special and stand out, which you all know for his trademark, it is voice, work rate, and the way he minds his business. Wizkid's work rate is nothing to be compared to, and where he is today is a result of his hard work.
Wizkid BABA NLA has received a lot of nominations and awards locally and globally which have earned him a lot of collaborations in the industry.
Wizkid will always serve as the number one best musician in Nigeria as he is an inspiration to the youths that we can do it.
Here are some of the photos of Wizkid, Drake, Davido, Burna boy, and other celebrities in the music industry.
Wizkid And Davido
Wizkid And Drake
Wizkid and Burna Boy
Wizkid And Olamide
Wizkid And Naira Marley
Wizkid And Tiwa Savage
wizkid will forever be a legend in the music industry, you don't need to look too far before you find a man from Nigeria who is vast and the king of afrobeat.
As the legend clocks 30 today, Nigerians should learn from his craft and the way he handles things, we have seen musicians that have gone into oblivion over the course of their career but wizkid still remains in the industry dropping bomb year in year out.
What can you say about the star, who is currently making waves on social media?
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