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British Vogue Names Wizkid’s “Made In Lagos” Album Among Its “12 Best Albums Of 2020”

Wizkid is no doubt rounding off the year in a big way with not only the great sales of latest album “Made In Lagos“ but also its many international recognitions. In case you missed it, the singer’s fourth studio album has been listed among British Vogue’s “12 best album of 2020”. The project was listed alongside Beyoncé‘s “Black Is…

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Wizkid, Tems & ‘I May Destroy You’ Make Obama’s 2020 List Of Favorite Music/Movies & TV Shows

Former US President, Barack Obama is known for his great taste in pop culture and it definitely reflects in his recently released favourite songs, movies and TV series of the year 2020 which everyone can’t stop talking about. The list of movies have been responsible for getting him through quarantine and from the list it’s a mix of interesting genres.…

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Wizkid Opens Up On Life And Music Career In Naomi Campbell’s “No Filter” Interview

Having previously invited the likes of beauty YouTuber Jackie Aina, Afrobeat pioneer Femi Kuti, hip-hop mogul Diddy, Hollywood star Whoopi Goldberg and singer Mariah Carey to make an appearance on her YouTube conversation series No Filter, today, Naomi Campbell is back with another episode – and another popular guest. Taking to YouTube, the supermodel sits down with Nigerian superstar, Wizkid as they…

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Wizkid Collaborates With Native Magazine To Create One-Of-A-Kind Zine Tagged “WizMag”

Wizkid has joined forces with Native Magazine to produce WizMag, a one-of-a-kind limited edition zine to celebrate the singers latest album “Made In Lagos”, his near-decade-long reign in the game, his team behind-the-scenes, his fans (Starboy FC), and much more. From his managers, Jada and Sunday Are to music producers Meji Alabi, Sarz, Legendury Beatz, Juls, Kel P, and London including stylists and other members of his team, the…

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Wizkid, Aṣa, WurlD & More Bring Down The House With Their ARISE Fashion Week Performances

In the past few seasons, ARISE Fashion Week’s closing ceremony or grand finale have served premium entertainment with outstanding performances from music stars. But Sunday night’s gyration topped them all in terms of creativity and inclusion. Among the singers who dazzled the stage amid breaks was Afrobeats stars Wizkid and Wande Coal, the legendary Asa, talented singer/songwriter WurlD, alternative band…

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MOBO Awards 2020: Wizkid, Burna Boy & More UK Music Acts Win Top Prizes | See Complete List

On Wednesday, December 9, MOBO Awards made a huge comeback with a virtual ceremony, hosted by Maya Jama and Chunkz, live-streamed on YouTube and broadcasted on BBC One alongside highlights special on BBC iPlayer. The long-awaited UK’s biggest celebration of Black music reclaimed its power with a 90-minute spectacle that recognised the hottest new talent from around the…

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Wizkid Talks Importance Of Staying In His Own Lane On Wonderland’s Winter 2020 Issue

Taking to Instagram to share the moment, Wizkid is the latest star to grace the cover of Wonderland Magazine, opting for a very enviable Daniel w. Fletcher AW/20 and GCDS ensemble for their Winter 2020 issue. Getting all the winter vibes from the British publication’s bi-annual release, the Afrobeats star dons the two piece street-wear…

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The Guardian UK Names Wizkid’s “Made In Lagos” Among ‘Top 50 Best Albums Of 2020’

Wizkid has a lot more to celebrate for as his critically acclaimed album “Made In Lagos” landed on The Guardian UK‘s list of Top 50 Best Albums of 2020. According to the publication, the list is drawn from votes by Guardian music critics – each critic votes for their top 20 albums, with points allocated for each placing, and those…

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Burna Boy’s “Twice As Tall” Bags Spotify’s Most-Streamed Nigerian Album Of 2020

Burna Boy’s latest album, Twice As Tall is Spotify’s most streamed album in Nigeria for 2020. The Afrobeats star who recently earned the singer his second Grammy Awards nomination made history secured the number one spot when his album – which features American rap star, Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs, as well as his mother, Bose Ogulu, as its executive producers, and…

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Beyoncé, Wizkid, Chris Brown Emerge Winners At The 2020 BET Soul Train Awards

The 2020 BET Soul Train Awards took place on Sunday, November 29, and this year the event truly had a global feel. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the show was filmed in several locations and virtually aired on BET. This year’s show featured performances with some of music’s most talented stars, and some heartfelt acceptance speeches from the…

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