Wizkid is one of Africa’s biggest artistes who can attribute his success to great music.

Wizkid makes most of his money from shows, concerts, album sales and endorsements. Wizkid also launched the Star Boy pop-up shop in New York.


Wizkid’s has managed to scoop a lot of awards and recognition abroad. He is the recipient of two BET Awards, three Billboard Music Awards, two iHeartRadio Music Awards, one MTV Europe Music Award, four MTV Africa Music Awards, two SoundCity MVP Awards, three MOBO Awards, six The Headies Awards, two Channel O Music Video Awards, six Nigeria Entertainment Awards, two Ghana Music Awards, two Dynamix All Youth Awards, two City People Entertainment Awards, and a Future Award.

In addition, he has been nominated five times at the MTV Europe Music Awards, three times at the American Music Awards, four times at the World Music Awards, and once at the Grammy Awards.

He has also been among the few African artistes who have performed at the Global Citizenship Awards and Coachella.

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Moreover, he received an ASCAP plaque for his songwriting contributions to Drake’s “One Dance”. He got nominated six (6) categories of the 2017 Sound city award and won the ‘Digital Artiste of the Year’.

Wizkid’s net worth as of last year according to Forbes is 1.2 million dollars.

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