Nigerian music icon Wizkid has taken delivery of his Grammy Award plaque from the Recording Academy.
Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun better known as Wizkid has received his Grammy award plaque for his contribution to Beyonce’s hit single “Brown Skin Girl“.
Wizkid’s win at the Grammy was announced in March after “Brown Skin Girl” won the Best Music Video category at the 63rd Grammys. The Starboy became the only contemporary Nigerian musician besides Burna Boy to have bagged a Grammy award.
The folks at the Recording Academy finally sent in the plaque to Wizkid who only got to receive it recently.
One of his associates shared a picture of the award via Instagram.
Meet Big Wiz the first Afrobeats artist to win a Grammy 🐐🏅 pic.twitter.com/CC5AjQLAsD
— Starwiz_whizboi ➐🇬🇧 (@starwiz_whizboi) June 23, 2021