Ayodeji Balogun, popularly identified by his stage moniker Wizkid, is a prominent Nigerian musician and online personality. He shot to fame after the release of his hit track titled "Holla at Your Boy", which was featured on his first album entitled “Superstar” in 2011.
He has released several hit songs which include "Jaiye Jaiye", "Show You the Money", and "On Top Your Matter." He has also collaborated with a number of international artists such as Drake and Beyonce.
He has also earned a couple of endorsement deals with top brands such as Pepsi and Glo.
He won the awards for Artiste of the Year, Best West African Artiste and the Song of the year at the 2017 ‘All Africa Music Awards’. He also won the ‘MOBO’ award for Best International Act also in the year 2017.
As at April 2020, he had earned over 10.1 million followers on his certified Instagram page with the username wizkidayo. He has also amassed over 6 million followers on his official Twitter page with the handle wizkidayo.
Wizkid is a famous Nigerian musician, who was born on July 16, 1990. As a person born on this date, Wizkid is listed in our database as the 18th most popular celebrity for the day (July 16) and the 113th most popular for the year (1990).
People born on July 16 fall under the Zodiac sign of Cancer, the Crab. Wizkid is the 588th most popular Cancer.
Aside from information specific to Wizkid's birthday, Wizkid is the 4th most famous Nigerian.
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