I’m proud to represent Africa – Wizkid says as he receives African artist of the year award

Grammy award winning Nigerian music star, Wizkid has reacted after winning the Apple music African artist of the year.

 

Apple announced Wizkid as the 2021 African artist of the year on Tuesday.

 

Wizkid’s hit song “Essence,” a track from his ‘Made In Lagos’ album, gained 125 million plays on Apple Music and over 2.8 million Shazams.

 

Wizkid receiving the award said he was proud to represent Africa.

 

“Thank you to Apple Music for this award, it’s a blessing to get to do what I do, and I’m proud to be representing Africa,” Wizkid said

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