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Wizkid net worth 2021: Wizkid born Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, is a Nigerian singer and songwriter. He was born on 16 July 1990. According to numerous financial reports, Wizkid net worth 2021 is over 30 million dollars.
For about three years already, the prominent singer gets the stable income from such reputable monetization platforms as Spinlet, ITunes, and YouTube.
Life and music career
Wizkid was born Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun on 16 July 1990, in Surulere, Lagos. He grew up in an interfaith household with twelve female siblings. His mother is a Pentecostal Christian and his father practices Islam. Wizkid attended Ijebu Ode Grammar School. He grew up listening to King Sunny Ade, Fela Kuti and Bob Marley.
Wizkid said he formed a group called the Glorious Five with a couple of his church friends. They managed to release an album prior to disbanding. Wizkid went by the stage name Lil Prinz until 2006.
He later met OJB Jezreel, a record producer who prevented him from recording for a year. While visiting OJB’s Point Beat Studios frequently, he watched 2 Face Idibia record songs for his Grass 2 Grace album. He was also present during the recording sessions for Sound Sultan’s debut album Jagbajantis.
He cited Naeto C as one of the people who mentored and coached him when he was 15 years old. Wizkid inked a record deal with Empire Mates Entertainment in 2009. He co-wrote “Omoge You Too Much”, a song from Banky W.’s The W Experience album.
He also worked with Naeto C, Ikechukwu and M.I while developing his craft. In mid-2009, he dropped out of Lagos State University (LASU). He later attended Lead City University, but dropped out after completing two sessions
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The prominent Nigerian musician owns an expensive mansion. Wizkid house in Lekki costs more than 70 million naira. There is an interesting fact about Wizkid`s house. He did not buy it. The musician built it from scratch. After the building was over, Wizkid immediately shared pictures of his Lekki house.
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Wizkid has got two houses. The first one is in Nigeria, Lagos.
The second one is in Los Angeles, USA. Wizkid mansion cost around fifteen million dollars! He bought it in 2016. The three-storey building of Victorian style with a big swimming pool looks really impressive and luxuriant. His American residence is a paradise full of the latest high-tech things.
It is not surprising that the Nigerian musician owns lots of automobiles. Wizkid net worth allows him to buy anything he wants. Actually, it is hard to say whether the following list of cars is completed. He may have much more.
Nevertheless, have a look at the cars he currently possesses: Hyundai Sonata (N6 million) Black Honda Accord I-VTEC (N8 million) Mercedes Benz 2012 Compressor vehicle (N10 million) BMW X6 (N11 million) Porsche Panamera (N13 million) (was crashed in an accident) Porsche Cayenne (N18 million) Bentley car (N45 million) As you can see, Wizkid car and house and private jet cost mind-blowing amount of money. Nothing stops him.
Wizkid net worth 2021
Wizkid has an estimated net worth of $30 million making him one of the richest musician in Nigeria.
The singer continues touring around the world multiplying his profits. Fans shouldn’t get surprised if one more expensive house or car appear on the list of Wizkid’s property.
Wizkid Record Label
Wizkid established his label imprint Starboy Entertainment in March 2013. He revealed to Yvonne Ekwere of Silverbird Television that he planned on signing new acts to the label.
In an interview with Showtime Celebrity, he said he had established his own record label to give up-and-coming artists a platform to showcase their talent. In April 2013, Wizkid signed Maleek Berry and Legendury Beatz to his imprint.
His work credits with the Berry include “Lagos to Soweto” and “The Matter”. In May 2013, he unveiled photos of himself with the two musicians. Wizkid debuted the music video for “Caro” and announced the signing of L.A.X in August 2013.
On 7 May 2016, Wizkid announced the signings of Efya, R2Bees, and Mr Eazi; he made the announcement following his performance at the 17th edition of the Ghana Music Awards.
in 2018, Wizkid signed Terri into Starboy Entertainment, he made the announcement via his Twitter account.
Awards and nominations
Wizkid’s contributions to the Nigerian music industry have earned him several achievements, including the Grammy Award for Best Music Video as a lead artist on Beyoncé’s “Brown Skin Girl”; his first ever Grammy Award.
He is the most awarded African artist at the BET Awards (3), Soul Train Awards (2), Billboard Awards (3), iHeartRadio Music Awards (2) and MOBO Awards (4). He is also a recipient of an ASCAP plaque for his songwriting contributions to Drake’s “One Dance”. Wizkid was cited as one of the Top 100 most influential Africans by New African magazine in 2019. He is also the most awarded artiste in The Headies award history.
In 2012, Wizkid signed a one-year endorsement deal with Pepsi reportedly worth $350,000 U.S. He travelled to Beirut, Lebanon, with Tiwa Savage for a Pepsi commercial shoot.
On 28 May 2013, Premium Times reported that Wizkid had signed a one-year deal with MTN Nigeria. The newspaper also reported that Wizkid’s Pepsi contract was renewed for two more years.
In November 2013, Wizkid signed an endorsement deal with Guinness for the Guinness World of More concert, held at the Eko Convention Centre of the Eko Hotel and Suites on Victoria Island, Lagos.
In June 2015, Pulse Nigeria reported that Wizkid had ditched MTN and signed a ₦128 million deal with GLO.
- Superstar (2011)
- Ayo (2014)
- Sounds from the Other Side (2017)
- Made in Lagos (2020)
Who is Richer between Wizkid and Davido ?
Per our sources, Wizkid currently has a net worth of $30 million and Davido has $40 million which means Davido is the richest between the two superstars.
How much does Wizkid private jet cost?
His private jet is Bombardier Challenger 605, which cost him $27 million dollars
What is Wizkid age?
Wizkid was born 16th July, 1990 (31)
Wizkid has three male children with three different women. Boluwatife Balogun, born 13th May 2011, Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun Jr, born 15th January 2016, and Zion Ayo Balogun, born 28th October 2017.
How much does Wizkid Jacket cost?
The jacket has a price tag of $6,550 dollars which is equivalent to 2.3 million naira. This is a re-confirmation that Wizkid’s fashion game is still one of the hardest in the continent and one which only a few could rival.
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