June 21, 2024

Biography

Nigerian most famous artists Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun professionally known by his stage name Wizkid is the one of the richest musician in Nigerian/African born 16, july 1990 in Surulere lagos state south western part of Nigerian started pursuing music at the age of 11, won several award.

Profile

Full name Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun
Birth July 16, 1990
Stage name Wizkid machala
Occupation Singer songwriter
Gender Male
Marital status Single
Genre afrobeat Dacehall, hip hop, soul etc
Nationality Nigerian
Record label Starboy entertainment
Net worth $30million

Early Life

Wizkid came from a polygamous home the family of Mr alhaji muniru olatunji balogun and late mrs Jane dilapo balogun wizkid daddy is a father of thirteen children with three wives, wizkid have two sisters from his mother his elder sister Yetunde Awoniyi, and Lade balogun his little sister the family resident is currently in Surule Lagos Nigerian.

Education

He attended ijebu ode grammar school for his both primary and secondary school later proceeded to University of Lagos after some period he left to pursue music.

Person Life

Wizkid is a father of four children recorded with different women his first son Boluwatife Balogun was given birth by shola ogudugu which wizkid first denial having anything to do with his mother but after the DNA confirmed it he took the boy in, while his second child Ayodeji mother is Binta diamond Diallo is a model but the same thing implies here she had to run a DNA test before wizkid accepted the child, the youngest zion balogun was given birth by jada pollock his current manager he accepted it without any argument cause they have be working together on the process dating also.

Career

Ayodeji ibrahim balogun is among the biggest Artists in Nigerian known by is stage name wizkid, [aka big wiz, machala, babala] he have with worked global artist like drake, Chris brown and Justin beiber
in 2011 he dropped the album superstar, “holla at your boy” one of the track the song made he go global now is known as an international singer and songwriter, big wiz was formerly called lil prinz
he started pursuing music early age and he give his full time, collaborate with some Nigerian musician e.g banky w, naeto.

The music star started his career at the age of 11 got signed into Banky w record empire mates entertainment released his first album with a group of friends called glorious five, his solo album was on 2011 titled superstar boast everywhere with the hit lead song Holla at your boy.


Awards

Wizkid have be nominated in several awards in different occasion but the once he won is listed below
his first ever grammy award with an american artist beyonce brown skin girl best music video
Billboards awards {3}
MOBO awards {6}
Bet awards {3}
Soul train awards {3}
Iheart radio music awards {2}

Discography

Fever
Ginger
Mood
Essence
Brown skin girl
Joro
Come closer
Link up
2 sugar
Energy
In my bed
Mummy mi
Kind love
Show you the money
On top your matter
Omalicha
Joy
Azonto
Lagos to soweto
Sexy mama
Sisi nene
Juru
Holla at your boy
Love my baby
Thank you
No stress
Smile
Grace
Essence

Albums

Superstar
Ayo
Sounds from the other side
Made in lagos
More love, less Ego

Net Worth

With the aid of music wizkid had be able to acquire a lot of properties including expensive cars, private jet and mansions in Nigerian and some other country his net worth estimated $30million.

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