Nigerians from various quarters have put up various reactions as Wizkid clocks 29 today. Some of the reactions are funny while some are simply amazing.
The Nigerian singer, Ayo Balogun, better known as “Wizkid” turns 29 today. Born into the family of six on the 16th of July, 1990, Wizkid started singing at the age of 11 with the stage name “Lil Prinz” after which he formed a group “Glorious five.”
The young star decided to changed his name in 2006 from “Lil Prinz” to Wizkid leading to his first chance at the spotlight in 2009 when he featured on M. Abaga’s song “Fast Cars”.
That song brought his voice to the notice of Nigerian singer, Banky W, who signed him to his record label.
As the singer turns 29 today, Nigerians have taken to their various social media accounts to celebrate the singer and his achievements over the years. Tweeting with the hashtag, “WorldWizkidDay,” many Nigerians congratulated the singer.
A twitter user, Stevydomiles, wrote: “Nobody does it badder than you Ayo, the undisputed King of Afropop. Thanks for all the good music, you keep inspiring me.”
Another twitter user JeeziMillion reacted saying “When I am sad, your music is my happiness, when I am lost, your music is my comforter. Thank you for blessing our generation,” a Twitter user.
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