Wizkid Net Worth 2020 | Biography, Age And Songs
Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun popularly known as Wizkid was born in Lagos, Nigeria on July 16th, 1990.
- 1 Early Life
- 2 Career
- 3 Awards And Nominations
- 4 Wizkid Songs
- 5 Wizkid Net Worth
- 6 Wizkid Age
- 7 Wizkid Cars And House
- 8 Wizkid Social Media Handles
- 9 Summary
Wizkid was born in Surulere Lagos, Nigeria. By a Mixed religion parents (His Father is a Muslim and Mother a Christian). His father married three (3) wives.
Wizkid do follow his mom to the church, his love for music started when he was 11year old as he was a good vocalist and lead singer.
He completed both primary and secondary education in surulere, Lagos State (South western part of Nigeria).
Wizkid formed a group consisting of five (5) boys in the church he was attending and they call themselves “Glorious Five”. His personal stage name was “Lil Prinz”. During this period, he recorded an album consisting of seven (7) tracks.
A collaboration with M.I Abaga “Fast Money” brought Wizkid into limelight in the year 2009, the track gain much airplay and award nominations in Nigeria and beyond.
He later released the award winning track “Holla at Your Boy” in the year 2010. The song earned him various award and nominations. The song gave him the Headies 2011 Next rated award and was nominated for aforementioned awards Best Pop Single category. That same year, The video of this song was nominated for Channel O Most Gifted New Comer Video and Was also nominated for Best Afro Pop video at Nigeria Music Video Awards (NMVA) 2011.
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Wizkid announced his decision of establishing his own ‘Star Boy Entertainment’ record label on March 5th, 2013. That same year, he got an endorsement deal with the telecommunication giant (MTN).
Ever since then, Wizkid music career has grown bigger and better. He have worked with so many famous musicians both local and international.
Locally, he have worked with Phyno, M.I, Runtown, Tekno, Teni, Tiwa Savage, Patoranking, Duncan Mighty, Olamide, Timaya, 2face among others.
Internationally, he have worked with Chris Brown, Drake, French Montana, Ty Dolla $ign, Trey Songz among others.
Wizkid became Nigeria’s first artist to emerge on Twitter Billboard chart in the year 2016 after a guest feature on Drake’s “One Dance” single. The song got the number one position on the Billboard and maintained it’s position for 10 consecutive weeks.
The song went ahead to top the music chart in 15 international countries such as France, United Kingdom, Garmany, Canada and others.
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On August 11, 2018, Wizkid launched his Star boy clothing line in New York City.
Awards And Nominations
- 2 City People Entertainment Awards
- 2 BET Awards
- 2 Channel O Music Video Awards
- 2 Ghana Music Awards
- 3 MOBO Awards
- 6 The Headies Awards
- 3 Billboard Music Awards
- 6 Nigeria Entertainment Awards
- 4 MTV Africa Music Awards
- 1 Future Award
- 2 iHeartRadio Music Awards
- 2 SoundCity MVP Awards
- 2 Dynamix All Youth Awards
- 1 MTV Europe Music Award.
- MTV Europe Music Awards (five times)
- American Music Awards (thrice)
- World Music Awards (four times)
- Grammy Awards (once)
1. Super Star Album in 2011
Here are the list of songs that were included in his 2011 Superstar Album:
- Say my Name
- No Lele
- Scatter the Floor
- Wizkid ft Banky W- Slow Whine
- Love My Baby
- Gidi Girl
- Holla At Your Boy
- Oluwa Loni
- Don’t dull
- Tease Me
- Wizkid ft Skales & Banky w-EME boyz
- What You Wanna Do
- Wizkid ft Wandy Coal-Whine for me
- Wizkid ft D prince- Wad up
- Shout Out
2. Empire Mate State Of Mind Album in 2012
Here are the list of songs that were included in 2012 empire mate state of mind Album.
- Baddest Boy
- Dance For Me
- Get Down Tonight
- KO Mo Me
- Sun Mo Mi
- Don’t Delay Me
3. Ayo (Joy) Album in 2014
Here are the list of songs that were included in 2014 Ayo Album.
- On Top Your Matter
- One Question
- Bom Bay
- Show You The Money
4. Wizkids list of Single Songs
Here are the list of Singles released by Wizkid;
- Oju Elegba
- Thank You
- In My Bed
- Wiz Part
- Mummy Mi
- Expensive sh*t
- Kind love
- Beat Of Life
- African Bad Girl
- Baba Nla
- Yapa (Remix)
- Medicine (remix)
- Sweet Love
- Come Closer ft drake
- Daddy Yo
- One For Me ft Ty Dolla sign,
- Picture Perfect
- All For Love ft Bucie
- Dirty wine ft Ty Dolla sign
- Gbese ft. Trey Songz’s
- Nasty ride ft Ty Dolla Sign
- Body hot (remix) ft Praiz
- Wine to the top (remix)
- You don’t know (ft wizkid) – Justine
- One Dance -Drake ft wizkid & Kyle
- Shabba ft Chris Brown
- Soco instrumental
- Brown Skin Girl
- Brown Skin Girl
- Ghetto Love
- Fake Love
- Gucci Snake
- Lagos Vibe
Wizkid Net Worth
Wizkid as an influencial musician is currently one of the richest musician in Nigeria and Africa. He have earned so much money in the music business (Pay for shows and sales of his songs). Wizkid Net Worth is estimated to be $20 million dollars-that is about N8 billion Naira.
The singer charge upto #10 million naira to perform in a show.
Apart from music, Wizkid have various business ventures that also gives him cool cash.
Wizkid is currently 29years old as at the time of writing this article. He will clock 30years on July 16, 2020.
The singer is really old enough to get married, I wonder what he is waiting for 😄.
Wizkid Cars And House
As one of the richest in the industry, Wizkid have fleet of exotic cars (Bentley, BMW X6, Hyundai Sonata, Porsche Cayenne, Black Honda Accord I-VTEC, Mercedes 2012 Compressor and Porsche Panamera). The singer have two different Mansions (One in Lekki, Lagos State and the other in Los Angeles).
The worth of the Lekki Mansion is said to be N70 million.
Wizkid Social Media Handles
Wizkid is a Nigerian Musician, singer and songwriter.
He is one of the most successful and wealthy musicians from Nigeria.
The singer was born in Lagos State, Nigeria.
His father married three(3) wives.
Wizkid is the CEO of the famous Starboy Entertainment Record Label.
He is 29 years of age.
The singer have two (2) Mansion.
Wizkid have an estimated net worth of $20 million dollars.