Written by on February 15, 2022

Today on Before and After, we are looking at “WIZKID” is growth from when he started in the music industry till now.

Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, known as Wizkid, is a Nigerian singer and songwriter. He began recording music at the age of 11.

In 2009, Wizkid signed a record deal with Banky W’s Empire Mates Entertainment (E.M.E). He later rose to the limelight after releasing “Holla Your Boy”, the lead single from his debut studio album, superstar (2011), which also spawned the singles “Tease me/Bad guys” and “Don’t Dull”.

Wizkid established his label Starboy Entertainment in March 2013. He signed acts like Maleek Berry, L.A.X, Mr. Eazi and others. He has been nominated for different awards and won awards like BET Awards, Billboard Music Awards, Grammy Awards and other awards. 

Wizkid has topped many music charts, Apple Music, Spotify and he has featured lots on international and local artistes. And he has been featured on other artistes music both local and international.

In summary, never give up on your dreams Abraham Maslow once said “One can choose to go back toward safety or forward toward growth. Growth must be chosen again and again…”

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