- Nigerian singer Wizkid is being celebrated by fans on social media
- The yearly celebration comes to play after October 6 was declared as World Wizkid day by a Minnesota governor
- Fans flooded their social media pages with photos and videos of the singer
Nigerian singer Ayodeji Balogun aka Wizkid is among a few artistes who have had a special day dedicated to celebrating them apart from birthdays.
Recall that in 2018, a seating governor of Minnesota, Mark Dayton, set aside October 6th of every year as World Wizkid Day.
This happened after Wizkid became the first artiste to sell out the Skyway Theatre in the state.
Well, since 2018, fans in Minnesota and other parts of the world have always taken out time to mark the achievements of the superstar once the special day arrives.
Interestingly, this year was no different. Many have taken to social media to sing the praises of the singer and highlight some of his record-breaking achievements in the music industry since his emergence.
Tweeting at the Smile crooner, one fan said:
"Some people don't have to die to be celebrated....you are one of them boss.. I remember when I was down and depressed then boom my cousin was playin oluwa noni that particular song made me a fan...and a kind I stan #WorldWizkidDay."
Another Wizkid fan who celebrated him wrote:
"I've seen a lot of music critics say so many positive things about "Made in Lagos". The album is going to take the world by storm&also be the best album of this decade. Nobody touches Wizkid when it comes to making quality body of work. He's the best to ever do it #WorldWizkidDay."
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Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously reported that controversial singer Blackface called out Wizkid on Twitter and in a different video shared on his Instagram page.
This came shortly after Wizkid called out President Buhari for sending a COVID-19 recovery message to President Trump and his wife amid an ongoing EndSARS online campaign.
Blackface berated Wizkid for clamping down on the president and referring to him as an old man. He noted that the president is old enough to be Wizkid’s father.
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