- Singer Wizkid has got Nigerians hailing him as he recently made them proud at the AFRIMA awards ceremony
- The singer beat both artistes from his country and from other African nations to emerge as the best
- As expected, Wizkid's fans threw a shade at Davido as they noted that their favourite musician worked for the achievements
The eighth edition of the All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) was held recently and it saw Nigerian superstar Wizkid bag three awards.
Wizkid beat others to emerge as the artiste of the year. His music, Essence, featuring Tems, won song of the year and best African collaboration.
The Essence crooner battled with artistes from Nigeria like Davido, Adekunle Gold, Ladipoe, among others to emerge the winner. Artistes from other countries include Taycofficel from Cameroon, Focalistic from South Africa, and many others.
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Wizkid's music producer also bagged an award, to the joy of his fans.
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"Legendury Beats also won producer of the year…so we won 4 in total."
"Dem no go see this one noww....when no be giveaway...na giveaway be their thing."
"Wiz work for it.. no pity card or clout chase."
"Those people wey their album won swallow album where Una dey? Abi Una don vomit am . I don oppress all the Tatibiji wey dey my WhatsApp this night."
"Even tho we were robbed of Album of the year."
"Wizkid calm down na."
"My vote counted."
"Big Wiz HatTrick."
"Only one Wiz."
"yet Baba Nla no go even loud am."
I genuinely respect him
American music superstar, Ne-Yo, made a revelation that cheered Wizkid's fans up. The singer during his edition of soundtrack of my life declared his admiration for the Nigerian music star.
Ne-Yo regretted not being the person that wrote Wizkid's big hit Essence featuring Tems and spoke fondly about how the track can be repeated severally without any hindrance.
The songwriter further spoke about how he met Wizkid and showered praises on him.