Ayo ‘Wizkid’ Balogun has been nominated for a Grammy Award, one of the most revered awards in the music industry.
The Nigerian singer was a contributor on ‘Views’, an album by Drake Aubrey Graham, which was nominated in the album of the year category, according to reports.
The Grammy Award for album of the year is presented to the main artist, the featured artist(s), the producer, the engineer and/or mixer and the mastering engineer.
The nominations, which were announced yesterday, had a number […]
Finally, MTV has gone ahead to strip Nigerian singer Wizkid of the Best Africa Act award and given it to another singer.
Following its decision to strip Nigerian singer Wizkid of the Best Africa Act award he won at the MTV Europe Music Awards recently held at the Ahoy Stadium, Rotterdam, Netherlands, MTV has congratulated Alik Kiba, the Tanzanian singer who was handed the award taken snatched from Wizkid.
We reported about the controversy and why the award was taken away from […]
Controversy has followed the decision of the MTV Europe Music Awards to strip Nigerian singer, Wizkid of his Best African Act award he recently won.
Nigerian singer, Wizkid cannot believe what has happened to him as his MTV Europe Music Awards has been given to Tanzanian singer, Ali Kiba.
Wizkid had won the Best African Act award at the awards but could not believe his eyes as the organizers stripped him of the award and gave it to Ali Kiba after days […]
Nigerian fans on social media have raised eyebrows about this picture of Nigerian music artistes, Olamide and Wizkid holding each other closely.
Some netizens within the Nigerian social media space have rumoured that Wizkid and Olamide could be homos*xuals following this ‘public display of affection’ as they met publicly.
A section of social media users feel the picture is harmless as both parties are technically linked to women with children.
Olamide and Wizkid have had a smooth working relationship since 2011 with Olamide […]
It’s a time to time and be happy for Nigerian sensational singer, Wizkid wins big at the just concluded MTV MAMA awards 2016.
Nigerian superstar singer and Starboy Entertainment artiste Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, popularly known by his stage name, Wizkid, has big-time at the MTV Base MAMA awards 2016.
The afro beat singer won the Best Male Act. His latest success does not come as a surprise as the singer has had an amazing year after he was featured in Drake’s chart-topping […]
Star boy Wizkid’s elder sister Yetunde Balogun has reportedly lost her husband, Seun Rowland Awoniyi, after battling cancer in the U.S.
Below is how story was reported to news men;
“Wizkid’s elder sister, Yetunde Balogun has just lost her husband, Seun Rowland Awoniyi. Seun died in a US hospital on Sunday October 9, 2016 after a long battle with cancer.
“A close member of the family exclusively told news men that ‘Seun has been down with cancer for a while. Its really sad that […]
These days, anything superstar musician, Wizkid does is news. His recent photo with Ghanaian songstress, Efya who is also signed to his Starboy label is testament to this.
Popular Ghanaian superstar singer, Efya, who was recently signed onto Wizkid’s Starboy Worldwide record label is believed to be currently working on a project with Wizkid.
The above photo posted on Instagram by Wizkid to his over 2.5 million followers, shows the ‘Baba Nla’ crooner put his hand on the songstress who is wearing […]
Award-winning Nigerian music craftsman and hitmaker, Davido is Africa’s new king on Instagram as he dethrones Tanzanian superstar, Diamond Platnumz.
Two-time MTV Best African Male artiste of the year and HKN Gang superstar, David Adedeji Adeleke, popularly known as Davido, has been crowned Africa’s new king on instagram with a whooping 2.9million followers.
The feat unseated Tanzanian hitmaker, Naseeb Abdul Juma, popularly known as Diamond Platnumz, who has been on the top. He commands 2.7 million followers on the social media app.
Wizkid just signed a mega deal with Sony Music Entertainment & RCA Records on Tuesday, 13 September 2016.
According to our corepondent:
“Wizkid signs to Sony Music Entertainment and RCA Records yesterday, Tuesday, 13 September 2016. ___ It is a deal worth a ‘mindblowing’ amount, bigger than any African has ever signed with the music giants. – The pop star has earlier been reported to have signed a global deal, which according to information reaching Pulse, is the biggest ever deal signed […]
Lead City University drop-out, Ayodeji Balogun aka Wizkid has reportedly turned down some big money for an international performance which has got people talking.
Reports making rounds on the internet suggests that Wizkid just turned down a major mouth-watering offer to perform outside Nigeria.
According to Soundcity, he was reportedly offered £50,000 (N25m) for an international show, which he rejected, saying his brand is not that cheap.
It is rumored that Wizkid has been charging £100,000 for shows outside Nigeria for several months […]
Dancehall act and a former member of the singing trio, Plantashun Boyz, Ahmedu Augustine, popularly known as Blackface has disclosed that his song theft rift with former band mate, 2face and songster, Wizkid has not been settled yet.
It would be recalled that Blackface, had slammed 2face for allegedly stealing his song (Somebody Loves You) and had threatened to sue him.
According to the ‘Erima crooner’, he was out there in the wilderness and 2Baba never called because he wanted him dead […]