Nigerian wonderkid musician, Ayodeji Balogun, a.k.a, Wizkid, on Wednesday said he would soon kick-off his musical world tour from Amsterdam in the Netherlands . . .
The `Ojuelegba’ crooner who did not disclose the date of the tour also said that his highly anticipated third studio album would be ready for release very soon.
The 25 years old Wizkid has featured in more than twenty songs in the Nigerian music industry which has won nearly 18 awards and 64 nominations. The awards include MTV Europe Music Awards as well as the World Music Awards
He has performed alongside American act, Chris brown at the latter’s concert in Durban, South Africa where he released “Expensive Shit”, an Afro beat song built on light guitar. “Ojuelegba”, a song that highlights the struggles he endured in the Ojuelegba area of Surulere, Lagos in the early years of his recording career has been received positively both internationally and locally.
The wonderkid said:
“About to catch a flight to where I wanna be; first holiday in 3years.
Love you my fans. Extended Play (EP), ready when I get back.
And I start my world tour. We start off in Amsterdam.
What a time. Back in a bit’”