Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun Biography, Net Worth

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Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun Biography, Net Worth:  Wizkid is a Nigerian singer and songwriter. At the age of 11 years Wizkid release a collaborative album with the Glorious Five, Empire Mates Entertainment signed him in 2009,

Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun Biography, Net Worth

Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun Biography

Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun Biography, Net Worth:  Wizkid is a Nigerian singer and songwriter. At the age of 11 years Wizkid release a collaborative album with the Glorious Five,

What is Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun age?

Born: 16 July 1990 (age 28 years), Surulere, Lagos, Nigeria

Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun net worth 2019?

Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun’s net worth is an estimated $14 million – that is about N5 billion. He reportedly charges N6 million per show.

Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun Cars And House

The multi-talented musician owns two massive and quite expensive mansions. One in Lekki and the other one in  Los Angeles. The Lekki mansion is said to be worth N70 million

Awards & Achievements

Ayodeji Balogun is a recipient of Many Awards like:

  • Two City People Entertainment Awards,
  • Two BET Awards,
  • Two Channel O Music Video Awards,
  • Two Ghana Music Awards,
  • Three MOBO Awards,
  • Six The Headies Awards,
  • Three Billboard Music Awards,
  • Six Nigeria Entertainment Awards,
  • Four MTV Africa Music Awards,
  • A Future Award,
  • Two iHeartRadio Music Awards,
  • Two SoundCity MVP Awards,
  • Two Dynamix All Youth Awards,
  • One MTV Europe Music Award.

He has also been nominated for:

  • MTV Europe Music Awards (five times)
  • American Music Awards (thrice)
  • World Music Awards (four times)
  • Grammy Awards (once)

He was also nominated for six (6) categories of the 2017 Sound city award and he won the ‘Digital Artiste of the Year’.

Girlfriend

Wizkid has been linked with so many ladies since his music career began. He was first linked to Sophie Rammal then Sola Ogudugu, with whom he has a child.

Before Fame

He began singing at the age of 11 in his church’s choir and released an album called “Lil Prinz” in 2001.

Trivia

He has been a popular collaborator within the music industry, working with Akon, Young Jeezy, Iyanya, Angel, Ice Prince, and Wande Coal.

Family Life

He was born into a big family and was the youngest of six children. His father had three wives, and he was raised in Lagos, Nigeria.

 

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Wizkid at Iyanya's album launch concert, 2013 (cropped).jpg

Background information
Birth nameAyodeji Ibrahim Balogun
Also known as
  • Lil Prinz
  • Starboy
Born16 July 1990 (age 28)
Surulere, Lagos, Lagos State, Nigeria
Genres
  • Afrobeat
  • Afropop
  • reggae
  • dancehall
  • hip-hop
  • pop
Occupation(s)
  • Singer
  • songwriter
  • performer
Years active2001–present
Labels
  • Starboy
  • RCA
  • Disturbing London
  • E.M.E (former)
Associated acts
  • Maleek Berry
  • Sarz
  • Legendury Beatz
  • L.A.X
  • Banky W.
  • Shaydee
  • Wale
  • Wande Coal
  • Tiwa Savage
  • R2Bees
  • Efya
  • Runtown

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