Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun popularly called Wizkid as his stage name. Now wizkid is one of the Nigeria biggest Singer and eventually one of the current 2018 African’s hottest Pop Star. He was born 16th of july 1990, he started is musical career at age 11, known very well for his gifted/talented vocal.
Along the line of his career he signed a record deal with Banky W‘s record label called “Empire Mates Entertainment (E.M.E).” In the year 2010, he dropped one of his first album”Superstar” with some dope songs titled ‘Holla at Your Boy” “Tease Me/Bad Guys“, “Don’t Dull“, “Love My Baby“, “Pakurumo” and “Oluwa Lo Ni“. He didn’t stop there after his record deal with E.M.E expired, so he left the records 2017. And he keep on the hardworking till 2016 when wizkid started getting international recognition on a hit song with Drake titled “One Dance.”
Wizkid established his own record label named “Starboy Entertainment” on the 5th of March 2013. He signed lot of new up & coming like, maleek berry (Maleek Shoyebi), Legendury Beatz (Uzezi Oniko & Okiemute Oniko), L.A.X (Damilola Afolabi), Efya (Jane Awindor), Mr Eazi (Oluwatosin Oluwole Ajibade), R2Bees (Faisal Hakeem & Rashid Mugeez). Since the records was established, wizkid (StarBoy) decided to release a dope single titled “Soco“, which create alot of people attention (both local & international).