Below are the list of the 12 greatest achievements of our own very Starboy (Wizkid) as he clocks 30.
1. First African Artist to bag Seven Billboard Nomination : Wizkid is not only the first but also the only African artist to achieve this fit.
2. Youngest African Artist to get a Grammy Nomination : He achieved this fit in 2016 after he features in Drake's One Dance.
3. iTunes World chart record: Wizkid is the only Nigerian musician who made number one spot on iTunes.
4. First African artist to sell out Robert Albert Hall in London: he is the first of African Artist to perform there, and he also sell out the arena
5. Nigerian Artist with the Most Award Nomination in Nigeria : as at 2019, wizkid has over 165 nomination in Nigeria, he won 66 of those nomination.
6. First African to win Three Billboard Music Award: his collaboration with Drake's one dance earned him the award.
7. First Nigerian to Win an ASCAP: he's the first Nigerian if not African to win the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publications.
8. First African Artist to to win NAACP: his collaboration with Beyonce "Brown Skin Girl" made him the first African to win the award.
9. First Afro-Pop Artist to appear in the Guinness World Record : his collaboration with Drakes one dance help him achieve the fit, the song top many chart worldwide.
10. Joined the League of Highest Paid Artist: he was paid 50 million Rupees ( $681,200 i.e #245. 9m) to perform in India.
11. Wizkids Nike Jersey His Jersey with Nike sold out in 10 minutes, the Jersey was sold for #30,506
12. Vague Magazine Affirms Wizkid as Africa's hottest Artist: this was declared In the year 2016 again after his collaboration with drake.
Guys what do you think of this achievement? Is he the greatest current Nigerian musician? Drop your comment in the comments section below.
Content created and supplied by: Peter2great2 (via Opera News )
Opera News is a free to use platform and the views and opinions expressed herein are solely those of the author and do not represent, reflect or express the views of Opera News. Any/all written content and images displayed are provided by the blogger/author, appear herein as submitted by the blogger/author and are unedited by Opera News. Opera News does not consent to nor does it condone the posting of any content that violates the rights (including the copyrights) of any third party, nor content that may malign, inter alia, any religion, ethnic group, organization, gender, company, or individual. Opera News furthermore does not condone the use of our platform for the purposes encouraging/endorsing hate speech, violation of human rights and/or utterances of a defamatory nature. If the content contained herein violates any of your rights, including those of copyright, and/or violates any the above mentioned factors, you are requested to immediately notify us using via the following email address operanews-external(at)opera.com and/or report the article using the available reporting functionality built into our Platform See More