- Popular Nigerian music producer Samklef has said that Wizkid inspired the Afrobeats movement
- Samklef noted that many young people dropped out of school to start a career in music because of Wizkid’s success
- The producer said his documentary about it will be out soon
Popular Nigerian music producer Samklef has said that he would be releasing a documentary on how superstar singer Wizkid inspired Afrobeats revolution in Nigeria.
The music producer took to his social media page to share the news and it got his fans excited. According to him, the documentary would be released soon and it would reveal how Wizkid's success started a new Afrobeat movement.
He noted that the moment Wizkid became successful in his career, many young people started dropping out of school to start a career in music.
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Samklef explained that artistes like Dammy Krane and Flow Sick left their academics to pursue their music career. According to him, some people even left America for Nigeria to join the train.
Legit.ng earlier reported that Samklef’s career as a music producer was noticed when he produced Durela’s ‘My Life’, but his major breakthrough came after he produced Wizkid’s ‘Tease Me’, which was followed by his own ‘Molowo Noni’ and other subsequent hits.
Sadly, the duo went their separate ways after a misunderstanding between them.
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Following his tweet on the popular micro-blogging platform, Twitter, Samklef’s fans have shared their excitement about the upcoming project. A set of people agreed with his assertion that young people started seeing music as a career after Wizkid's success.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng earlier reported that Samklef came hard on Simi for bashing Yahoo boys. According to the music producer, Nigerian artistes fail to speak about relevant issues that are ongoing in the country but would rather seek fake attention.
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