Category Archives: Wizkid

Wizkid, Davido, renew rivalry at COSON awards

The prolonged musical rivalry between Nigerian pop stars, Wizkid and Davido, will be renewed at the grand finale of the biggest event of the music industry, COSON week, as the music stars will once again lock horns for the Best New Song category award at the COSON song awards scheduled to hold at the Balmoral Convention […]

Wizkid vs Davido: Is the war over?

Yesterday, the internet was thrown into frenzy after Davido liked a video of Wizkid on social media! The duo have in the past, taken swipes at each other over different issues and fans have termed it a battle of supremacy, to confirm who is a better artiste. Wizkid and Davido A popular Instagram handle ‘@Wizkidnews’ […]

Fela greater than Wizkid: Twitter debate

The spirit of Fela Anikulapo Kuti, who died on 2 August 1997, has been trending on Twitter, following comparison between him and Nigeria’s Wizkid. Fela The immediate trigger for the comparison was the sold-out concert of Wizkid at the Royal Albert Hall in London, with some Wizkid fans jumping to the conclusion that Wizkid must […]

Wizkid enters Guinness World Book of Records 2018

NIGERIAN pop star, Wizkid, has become the first Afro-pop artiste to appear in the Guinness Book of World Records. This is as a result of  his contribution to Canadian rapper, Drake’s smah hit, ‘One Dance’, which topped several charts worldwide. Wizkid Although the song is technically Drake‘s single, Wizkid has songwriting credits for the ‘One […]

Wizkid drops ‘Everytime’, new collabo with Future

Nigerian StarBoy, Wizkid has released a new single, Everytime, an afro beat collabo with American rapper, Future. Wizkid It comes just two months after the 27 year-old Nigerian international act, released his major label debut Sounds from the Other Side, featuring production from Major Lazer, DJ Mustard, and more. Meanwhile, Future recently sang a duet […]

Wizkid suspends international show

Award winning Nigerian music icon, Ayo Balogun, popularly known as Wizkid, has  revealed that he is having health challenges and, therefore, has cancelled some of his international shows. The singer took to his Twitter page on  @wizkidayo to  make this known, while urging  his fans to pray for him. He wrote”Sad I’m typing this but […]

Wizkid steals show at Notting Hill Carnival 2017

NIGERIAN superstar, Wizkid continues to take the international stage by storm, after he thrilled millions of people at the ongoing Notting Hill Carnival in London. He was on hand to thrill fans at the Red Bull Music Academy Sound System on day one of the carnival. *Wizkid on stage The Notting Hill Carnival holds every […]

I’m not interested in politics, declares Wizkid

*Says ‘Government in Nigeria is a joke’ Afro-pop singer, Ayo ‘Wizkid’ Balogun has declared that he’s not interested in the intrigues of Nigerian politics. According to the ‘Come Closer’ crooner who recently announced plans to shoot a short film featuring beautiful women in London some time next week, the things he sees and reads about […]