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All You Need To Know About Wizkid

Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, popularly known as Wizkid or Starboy is a Nigerian singer and songwriter. Wizkid is one of the Africa's biggest and most international decorated artist.

He began his musical journey at age 11 and managed to o release an album at that to age. In 2009, he signed as record deal with Empire Mates Entertainment.

He rose to fame in 2011 after releasing " Holla at Your Boy", in his super star album.

In 2016, Wizkid gained international recognition following his collaboration with Drake on his " One dance" hit, which was number one in 15 countries world wide including USA and UK.

He was featured on Beyonce's Lion King album in 2019. The Gift on the collaboration " Brown Skin Girl", won him a Grammy award for the best video.

Wizkid is currently, the most streamed Nigerian artist of all time on Spotify, with over 3.4 billion streams.

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