Some call him Wizkid, others Starboy or whichever name you choose, the ‘Ojuelegba‘ hitmaker is about the most-loved musician in Nigeria and that love stretches far beyond the shores of his home country.
Wizkid is best known for the hit records he has churned out through the entire decade of his career. He is also a multiple award-winning singer. His influence in the Nigerian music scene over the years cannot be overstated as he has pioneered a lot of movement in the industry.
Again, over the course of his top-flight music career, Wizkid has been very instrumental to the successes of some Nigerian artistes. They are forever grateful for the opportunity he offered them to grow their craft in the industry and for nudging them into the limelight.
The tale of Oluwatosin Ajibabe better known as Mr Eazi rise to fame would not be complete without mentioning Wizkid. At some point, the Nigerian singer was buzzing in Ghana at the time when his path crossed that of Wizkid. The Starboy who is big a deal announced Mr Eazi would be joining Starboy Worldwide alongside R2Bees, Efya in 2016. That moment was instrumental in the acceptance of Mr Eazi and his music in his home country Nigeria. His songs immediately became a hit across Nigeria as we explored him further. Since 2016, Mr Eazi has gone from rookie to achieving tremendous feats with his music and also putting other up-and-coming artistes on.