Wizkid Net Worth 2019, Bio, (Forbes): Ibrahim Balogun a Nigerian singer and songwriter. known as Wizkid. An International singer and songwriter
Wizkid Net Worth 2019, Bio, (Forbes)
Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun popularly called known as Wizkid is one of the biggest musicians in Africa. In fact, he is one of the biggest music exports out of Nigeria in the past 4 years.
Born: 16 July 1990 (age 28 years), Surulere, Lagos Full name: Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun Awards: The Headies Award for Artiste of the Year, MORE Children: Boluwatife Balogun
Wizkid’s achievements including Billboard Hot 100 Music Chart. Grammy Award nomination. International collaborations. international music events and so on. However, in all these things Wizkid has the money to show for it. The musician became prominent when he released the song “Holla at Your Boy” from his debut studio album, Superstar (2011).. At that time he was sign on to Banky W.’s record label Empire Mates Entertainment (E.M.E).
Wizkid Net Worth
He released 2nd studio album, Ayo in September 2014 with 6 singles:
- “Jaiye Jaiye”,
- “On Top Your Matter”,
- “One Question”,
- “Joy”, “Bombay”
- “Show You the Money”.
In 2016, Wizkid did collaboration with Drake on the global hit, “One Dance”,with over 15 countries reach and more, Major countries like the United States, United Kingdom, Canada and Australia. Other of his collaborations was with artists, he featured on the hits
- “Girl” (with Bracket)
- “Fine Lady” (with Lynxxx),
- “Sexy Mama” (with Iyanya),
- “Slow Down” (with R2Bees),
- “The Matter” (with Maleek Berry),
- “Pull Over” (with KCee)
- “Bad Girl” (with Jesse Jagz).
Wizkid top 5th on Forbes, also on Channel O’s list of the 10 Richest/Bankable African Artists In 2013. First Nigerian musician to hit over 1 million followers on Twitter In February 2014. Also, First Afrobeats artist to appear in Guinness World Records in 2018 for his contribution to Drake’s hit song “One Dance”.
Wizkid signed 1 year endorsement deal with Pepsi worth over 350,000 U.S dollars.was reported he travelled to Beirut. Lebanon with Tiwa Savage for the Pepsi commercial shoot.
In 2013, Wizkid signed a one-year deal with MTN Nigeria. That same year, Wizkid signed an endorsement deal with Guinness for the “Guinness World of More” concert, which was held at the Eko Convention Centre of the Eko Hotel and Suites in Victoria Island, Lagos on 3 November 2013.
In 2015, Wizkid ditched MTN and signed a ₦128 million deal with GLO. Wizkid Net Worth 2019, Bio, (Forbes)