Ayodeji Balogun Ibrahim popularly known as ‘Wizkid‘ was born in July 16 1990, he started his music career at the age of 11 by forming a group with 4 of his his friends which was named the glorious five in 2007. They released couple of songs which later they makes an album, In 2009, Wizkid got signed to Empire Mate Entertainment (EME) record label owned by Banky W. He officially started his music career in 2010, since then, Starboy career growth has been increasing with a nonstop popularity as he continues to satisfy his fans with lovely songs. He has been known all over Africa and Offshore for his singles are the most popular of all time which wins for him many awards in Africa and Overseas.
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This is Wizkid first single recorded in 2009 under Empire Mate Entertainment (EME) record label and released in January 2 2010, just like any other upcoming artist first single, he leaves no stone unturned by giving the best shot in his first single and this makes the People to like him as there is no singer that could be compare to him, his styles and rhythms are very special.
Fresh out from his Superstar Album, Ayodeji Balogun Ibrahim released another hit song for his fans and this particular song makes him popular all over Nigeria in 2011.
3. Baddest Boy
After getting so much love from his fans in 2011, Starboy begins the the new year with another banger which almost make him the best in 2012, The song was released under his second album named ‘Empire Mate State Of Mind’. In this album he work alongside his Banky W which finally makes the album talk of all time.
Supporting Fuse ODG Ghanaian ‘Azonto’ version, Wizkid release his own Azonto version in 2012 and placed in number nineteen of the Afribiz Top 100 chart.
This song was his best hit in 2014 in an album he titled “Ayo“ meaning joy in English. The Nigerian musician has been given several awards in the past years and for this particular song, he won the “City People Music Award for Popular Song of the Year” in 2014.
After sometimes of writing lyrics, the Afrobeats Singer comes out again to drop a birthday gift for his fans and the gift turns out to earn him the “MTV Africa Music Award for Song of the Year”. The song was released and broadcasted on his birthday July 16.
7. Jaiye Jaiye
With the collaboration of Empire Mate Entertainment (EME) and Star Boy Entertainment, Wizkid hook up with Grammy-nominated Nigerian musician “Femi Kuti” with an African vibes type. The song video was awarded best “Nigeria Entertainment Award for Music Video of the Year (Director)”.
8. In My Bed
Nigerian Afrobeats Singer “Wizkid” come up with another banger hit which was a major song in his album “Ayo”.
This is the song that makes “Wizkid” an International hit maker after he mashed up with Canadian rapper “Drake” who drop some hot lines on it.
10. Come Closer
After three years of Ojuelegba remix featuring Drake alongside Nigerian British rapper and songwriter “Skepta” Starboy link up with the Canadian rapper on his new project “Sounds From The Other Side (SFTOS)”.