Wizkid reportedly makes over 5bn from London tour

Wizkid reportedly made about N5.2billion in earnings from the London leg of his ‘Made in Lagos’ tour as he kicked off the 3-day event on Sunday, November 28 and will bring it to a close Wednesday, December 1.

Ayodeji Balogun aka Wizkid entertain a sold-out crowd of 20,000 capacity at the London 02 Arena.

Online ticket sales for the various tiers and locations at the arena ranged from $108 to $270. While the Arena floor section had a capacity of more than 5,200 people and sold for an average of $239 (N97,963 at N411/$) per seat.

The lower tier of more than 8,800 seats sold for an average of $170 (N69,681) and the upper tier of almost 6,000 seat capacity sold for an average of $250 (N102,472).

Businessday reports that, the revenue made from each section of the Arena comes to  N509,407,600 for the floor section, N613,192,800 for the lower tier, and N614,832,000 for the upper tier making a total of N1,737,432,400 for the first day, and N5,212,297,200 in gross earnings for the three days the show lasted.

The concert saw him perform songs from his ‘Made in Lagos’ album and other songs from his previous works.

Chris Brown, was his first performance in London in 12 years, Skepta, Ella Mai, Buju, also performed at the event that attracted celebrities from around the world like Hollywood actress Gabrielle Union, Stormzy, and Chelsea football club forward Romelu Lukaku.

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