R&B Artist Spotlight: WizKid
"I’m strokin your body baby. Lovin your body, baby. As your whining your body baby. So crazy. Lovin’ your body, baby. Gyal iwo ni temi. I just wanna let you know. You don’t need no other body.”
Music is a language that can be understood worldwide. Afropop has recently seen a surge and Wizkid is the go-to right now. Born in Lagos, Nigeria, Wizkid has become known all over as Africa’s biggest pop star.
Wizkid is known for stand out songs such as Essesnce ft. Tems, Mood ft. Buju, a feature on Drake’s hit One Dance, and a feature on Beyonce’s Brown Skin Girl for the live action film, The Lion King.
His music gives off a complete effortless vibe that has become noticed across the world.Wizkid is so contagious thatin the state of Minnesota, he has an official holiday named “WizKid Day” where former governor Mark Dayton claimed him to be ”one of the biggest cultural influencers of our time.”