Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun a.k.a Wizkid is a capable artist, lyricist and entertainer. He commenced his singing profession at the early age of 11 when he recorded his first tune with one of Nigeria’s prepared music symbol, OJB Jezreel. He went ahead to record a 7 track collection, which he discharged in his congregation in Lagos, under the name Lil’ Prinz; this was only an intuition that earned him an astounding arrangement of support and acknowledgment from family, his congregation and other artiste.
A long time later in 2006, with another stage name, and an energy for making music and God given ability. Wizkid got once again into the studio to sharpen his art. He kept on creating as a vocalist and lyricist by working under some of Nigeria’s greatest Musical name, for example, OJB Jezreel, Naeto C, Ikechukwu, and numerous others. Throughout the following couple of years his ability as an artist and musician wound up plainly apparent and it brought about wiz being unmistakably included nearby a portion of the greatest Artiste in Nigeria’s Music Industry to much basic and business approval.
2009 would end up being Wizkid’s break-out year, as his cooperation with M.I on ”Fast Money, Fast Cars” on the Talk about It collection attracted real consideration regarding his particular voice, singing style and inclination for incredible melody composing. He went ahead to highlight on Kel’s ”Turn by turn”, the Barcelos radio jingle and numerous other prominent tasks. He additionally got marked to Banky W‘s domain mates excitement, and highlighted conspicuously on Banky’s ”The W Experience”
At 20 years old, this to a great degree capable and beguiling young fellow had just accomplished such a great amount of, gratitude to his drive and center for transforming his background’s into amazing music. In 2010, he discharged his initially singles, ”Holla at your kid”, ”Gidi Girl” and Ori Mi” with mark mate, Skales.
He sacked the desired honor for the promising Artiste of the Year at the 2010 release of the Dynamix All Youth Awards, worked together with a few artistes and performed at some A-rundown occasions; some of which incorporate the Sound city Music Video Award, Lord of the Ribs Lagos, Rhythm Unplugged, the Shutdown Concert with Rick Ross, the koko show, Crack Ya Ribs Lagos, Face of Selera 2010 et cetera.