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Wale makes surprise appearance at Wizkid’s show in Lagos

The American rapper who recently walked away from his management team made an appearance at Wizkid’s Livespot concert in Lagos.

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wale folarin

see pictures here ;

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I felt it coming, i named my first album superstar, so i was born to do this – Wizkid talks about Made in Lagos success and maturity in his sound

Wizkid spoke about the success of his album, Made in Lagos when he was giving his speech after he received the award for Apple music African artiste of the year.

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wizkid

Big Wiz revealed he has been working on it for years and the album is not a different sound abut its more matured than what he used to make.

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wizkid

He said, “I felt it coming. I would say I’m lying if I didn’t feel it coming because it took me three years to work on that album. So I felt like there was going to be a shift, but I didn’t know how it would come. Because I knew that it was kind of like a different… it wasn’t a different sound, but it was a more matured sound from what I used to make. From when I was way young, man. I called my first album ‘Superstar.’ How confident can you be? So yeah. I was born to do this sh**, man.”

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Wizkid ,Dave,Jae5,Little Simz and Ghetts win big at Mobo 2021 Awards. See full winners list

The 2021 Mobo Awards held yesterday in the UK, the award which was started to recognize the best in Black music from the UK and beyond.

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Nigerian super star, Wizkid was the star of the Night as he won the awards for Best African and International act which is the first time one person wins the award on same night at the Mobo Awards.

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wizkid

Skepta got the award for the best grime act, Dave won the album of the year with his chat topping project Dave, We’re All Alone In This Together. Other winners are Little Simz, Tion Wayne, Ghetts,Shensea and alot more.

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skepta
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dave
Jae5
Jae5

See full winners here;

  • Album of the year – Dave, We’re All Alone In This Together
  • Best female act – Little Simz
  • Best male act – Ghetts
  • Best newcomer – Central Cee
  • Song of the year – Tion Wayne & Russ Millions, Body (Remix)
  • Video of the year – M1llionz, Lagga
  • Best grime act- Skepta
  • Best R&B/soul act – Cleo Sol
  • Best hip-hop act – D. Block Europe
  • Best drill act – Central Cee
  • Best international act – Wizkid
  • Best performance in a TV show/film – Micheal Ward as Franklyn in Small Axe
  • Best media personality – Chunkz & Yung Filly
  • Best gospel act – Guvna B
  • Best African music act – Wizkid
  • Best reggae act -Shenseea
  • Best jazz act – Sons of Kemet
  • Best producer – Jae5

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What turning the O2 into the O3 looks like – Jada P (Gallery)

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wizkid made in lagos Uk tour

The London experience of Wikid’s Made in Lagos tour was a totally different one, it showed that a whole effort was put in making the three days a great experience for everybody that was either streaming or in the O2 arena.

wizkid made in lagos Uk tour (Jada p and the team)
wizkid made in lagos Uk tour

Wizkid’s manager Jada P couldn’t hold hack her pride and happiness by sharing pictures from the event with a caption hailing Wizkid’s new records.

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wizkid made in lagos Uk tour
wizkid made in lagos Uk tour
wizkid made in lagos Uk tour
wizkid made in lagos Uk tour
wizkid made in lagos Uk tour
wizkid made in lagos Uk tour
wizkid made in lagos Uk tour
wizkid and buju at the made in lagos Uk tour
wizkid made in lagos Uk tour
wizkid and burna boy at the made in lagos Uk tour
wizkid and burna boy at the made in lagos Uk tour
wizkid andSkepta at the made in lagos Uk tour
wizkid at the made in lagos Uk tour
wizkid at the made in lagos Uk tour

she said ;

jada P at the made in lagos Uk tour
jada P at the made in lagos Uk tour

WHAT TURNING THE 02 INTO THE 03 LOOKS LIKE 🇳🇬 One of the fastest selling artist of all time at the O2. @wizkidayo inspires this generations & those to come in so many ways! Cc @zap_308 📸

Wizkid was presented his 3 sold-out plaques by the O2 manager, he was the first African artiste to sell out the O2 arena (20,000 capacity) in 2018.

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wizkid sold out plaques at the o2 arena
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I wished i wrote Essence, I am super proud of Wizkid and the moves he is making – NE-YO

The American singer and songwriter revealed in an interview with American entertainment magazine MNE, that he wished he wrote Essence which has broken records and presently one of the best songs in the world right now.

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ne-yo

Ne -yo said the Wizkid and Tems hit song off Made in Lagos Album can easily be played 17 times without any issues.

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The American singer also revealed he met Wizkid once and he is one the few new generation acts he respects

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ne-yo

“It’s one of those records that just makes sense. They could run it back 17 times and you ain’t gonna say nothing, you’re just gonna let it happen. I wish that I’d have thought of it first.I met him once, real quick – he wouldn’t remember. But I’m super proud of that dude for making the moves that he’s making. He’s one of the new generation that I can genuinely say I respect.”

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Ayra Starr, Rema, Ckay and Tems nominated for Best African music act at the 2021 MOBO Awards

Top Nigerian acts who have had an amazing year like Wizkid, Tiwa savage,Burna Boy and Davido will make the category a very tough one for the youngsters but its a great win for Nigeria and the music industry.

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mobo award
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ayra starr
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tems
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ckay
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rema

Rema also got a nominated with Wizkid, Kanye, Drake, Lil Nas and alot more for the Best international music act Category.

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“Made in Lagos is one year “ – Wizkid thank fans for riding with him, reveal release date and name of next album “more love,less ego”

Wizkid sent a heartfelt message to wizkid fc [his fans] on his social media accounts on the first year anniversary of his record breaking album, which has amassed great praise from both the African media and the International media Made in Lagos.

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wizkid
wizkid
wizkid

Big Wiz thanked his fans for riding with him and announced his next album titled More Love, Less Ego will be dropping on the day he ends his tour.

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