Wizkid Celebrate His 30th Birthday Today
Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun (brought into the world 16 July 1990), referred to expertly as Wizkid (now and again adapted as WizKid), is a Nigerian vocalist and musician. He started recording music at 11 years old and figured out how to discharge a community oriented collection with the Glorious Five, a gathering he and a few his congregation companions framed. Wizkid marked a record manage Empire Mates Entertainment (E.M.E) in 2009. He rose to noticeable quality in the wake of discharging “Holla at Your Boy”, the lead single from his presentation studio collection Superstar (2011). “Bother Me/Bad Guys”, “Don’t Dull”, “Love My Baby”, “Pakurumo” and “Oluwa Lo Ni” were likewise discharged as singles from the Superstar collection.
In February 2014, Wizkid turned into the principal Nigerian artist to have more than one million devotees on Twitter. Ayo, his self-named second studio collection, was discharged in September 2014. It was upheld by six singles: “Jaiye”, “On Top Your Matter”, “One Question”, “Satisfaction”, “Bombay” and “Show You the Money”. Wizkid left E.M.E after his agreement lapsed.
On 5 April 2016, Wizkid turned into Nigeria’s first artist to be recorded on Billboards Twitter Last 24 hours outline, following his visitor highlight on Drake’s Afrobeats-imbued “One Dance” single, which graphed at number 21. On 12 May 2016, the tune arrived at number-one on the Billboard Hot 100 diagram, a position it saved for 10 non-back to back weeks.
“One Dance” proceeded to turn into a global raving success, beating out all competitors in 15 unique nations, including the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, France and Germany. The single turned into Wizkid’s first number-one single as a highlighted craftsman in these regions.
Wizkid turned into the first Afrobeats artist to show up in the 2018 Guinness World Records for his commitment to “One Dance”.
On 6 December 2019, Wizkid’s name Starboy Entertainment discharged the EP Soundman Vol. 1, focusing for the most part on Wizkid, and containing highlights from Chronixx, and an assortment of different artists.
Perhaps the greatest artist that has ever come out of Africa.