Tag Archives: Wizkid

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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Burna Boy And Wikzid Receive Grammy 2021 Nod For ‘Twice As Tall’, Beyoncé’s ‘Brown Skin Girl’

The coronavirus pandemic may have cancelled a year’s worth of concerts and album release parties, but Music’s Biggest Night is not only moving ahead right on schedule, it’s set to be as big as ever. On Tuesday, the Recording Academy announced the nominees for the 63rd Annual GRAMMY Awards. The nominations included Nigerian music acts, Burna Boy and Wizkid which immediately…

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Wizkid, Burna Boy, Tiwa Savage & More Land 2020 MOBO Awards Nominations

The nominations for the 2020 Music of Black Origin (MOBO) Awards are finally here! Landing in notable categories are many Nigerian and African stars including Burna Boy and Rema who are both nominated in the Best International Act category amongst an array of very talented acts. They also join Wizkid, Davido, Fireboy DML, Adekunle Gold and Tiwa Savage who bagged nominations in the Best…

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Spotted: DJ Cuppy, Maleek Berry & More Attend Wizkid’s “Made In Lagos” Album Playback Party

Wizkid was shades of excited as he debuted his fourth studio album “Made In Lagos” at a private album playback event in United Kingdom on Thursday (November 5). It was a star-studded “kickback” to say the least. Close friends and industry experts enjoyed an amazing night of food, drinks and groove in London while getting to listen to to Starboy’s new project.…

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Wizkid Drops Highly-Anticipated Album “Made In Lagos” Featuring Ella Mai, Skepta & More

Wizkid has finally dropped his newest album  “Made In Lagos”, the release is a follow-up to his third studio album “Sounds from the Other Side” (2017). The much-anticipated body of work has been pushed back time and time again all through this year. It was recently postponed from the October 15 release date, due to #EndSARS protests across the…

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#EndSARS: Wizkid Tackles Buhari Again, Demands Osinbajo & IGP Adamu’s Resignation

Like many others who have been criticizing the Buhari-led administration over their use of violence on peaceful #EndSARS protesters, Wizkid has called for the resignation of the President, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and the Inspector-General of Police Mohammad Adamu. The popular singer, reacting to the ongoing chaos in the country via Twitter, said Buhari has failed in…

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‘Clout Animal’ — Wizkid Slams Reekado Banks For Teasing Collab Amid #EndSARS Protests

Did Reekado Banks just tease a collaboration with Wizkid and got slammed for it? Yes! Amid the ongoing Anti-brutality protests across the country, Wizkid has been very vocal online and offline, directing his anger towards the government while demanding for a reform and now he seems to have extended it to the former Mavin signee. it all began when Banks took…

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