Wizkid Biography, Net Worth, Age, Girlfriend

Wizkid Biography, Net Worth, Age, Girlfriend: Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, known as Wizkid, 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,

 

Born: 16 July 1990 (age 28 years), Surulere, Lagos, Nigeria
Awards: The Headies Award for Artiste of the Year, 

Children: Boluwatife Balogun

Wizkid Biography, Net Worth, Age, Girlfriend

Wizkid
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

 

Wizkid

WORLD MUSIC SINGER

 

BIRTHDAY

 16, 1990

 

BIRTHPLACE

Surulere, Nigeria

 

AGE

28 years old

 

BIRTH SIGN

Cancer

About

Nigerian singer and songwriter known for his breakthrough song, “Holla at Your Boy.” The label Empire Mates Entertainment signed him in 2009. He won Artist of the Year at the 2016 MAMA.

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.

Awards And Nominations

Star boy is a recipient of 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, and 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’.

 

Associated With

 

He collaborated on the track “Jaiye Jaiye” with Femi Kuti in an attempt to mature as an artist.

 

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.

Wizkid Biography, Net Worth, Age, Girlfriend

Wizkid who has a penchant for beautiful cars has the following in his collection; a Black Honda Accord I-VTEC,  Porsche Cayenne, Mercedes 2012 Compressor, BMW X6, Hyundai Sonata, Bentley, and Porsche Panamera.

 

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.

Wizkid Biography, Net Worth, Age, Girlfriend

 

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