Wizkid Sets New Record After Winning The NAACP Image Award

Wizkid Sets New Record After Winning The NAACP Image Award

Oyekunle Idowu

Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, Nigerian award-winning singer, popularly known as Wizkid, has become the first Nigerian singer to win an NAACP Image Award.

He received the award for his collaboration with American award-winning singer, Beyonce, for the track "Brown Skin Girl" off her “The Gift” album at the 51st NAACP Image Awards.

The singer, along with the Grammy-award winning singer, won the award for the outstanding duo, group or collaboration at the 2020 edition of the Image Awards.

Following the award, the Nigerian star took to his social media pages to reveal that his long-awaited album, 'Made In Lagos' is finally done.

He wrote via his Twitter handle, "Finally done! So you know what that means!"

This came after he wrote that, "I('ve) been working on my album and my spirit."

He also wrote in another tweet that he appreciates his struggles and growth.

"Very happy for growth and God’s guidance. I love my scars more than ever."

The album which he announced to be done might be released soon, as the singer has started dropping some collaboration hint. He recently revealed that he has mad a magic with Tems, the ‘Try Me’ crooner.

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