Wednesday, 9 October 2019

Wizkid Net Worth & Current Record Label 2019 

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This article contain the current estimated net worth
of Wizkid this year and his current record record label. 


  • Name: Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun 
  • Age: 29 Years 
  • Birthday: 16th July
  • Born: 1990
  • Country of Origin: Nigeria  
  • State of Origin: Ogun State 
  • Ethnicity: Yoruba 
  • Gender: Male 
  • Source of Wealth: Musician 
  • Residence: Lagos Nigeria 
  • Marital Status: Single 
  • Children: 
  • Last Updated: October 2019

Early Life

Wizkid whose real name is Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun was born in 1990 in Surulere,Lagos state Nigeria.

The musician has twelve female siblings. He got his early education at Ijebu Ode Grammar School. 

Wizkid tried to bag a degree but he just couldn't,he attended the Lagos State University (LASU) and Lead City University but couldn't graduate. 

Previous Record Label & Affiliations 

Wizzy got his first break at Empire Mates Entertainment record label which is owned by Banky W. He signed his first record deal at EME. 
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He later departed from EME after falling out with his boss Banky W. 

However he left after the expiration of his 5 year contract.

Career 

Wizkid began his singing career when he was 11 years old, in 2001. 

The musician was once called Lil Prinz. 

Wizkid has been successful in his career,he has released three albums namely Superstar in 2011,Ayo in 2014,Sounds from the Other Side in 2017 and a compilation album with his former record label EME named Empire Mates State of Mind back in 2012.
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Wizkid received an ASCAP plaque for his songwriting contributions to Drake's global hit jam titled "One Dance''. 

He is also one of the few Nigerians that set a Guinness world record.  

In his career Wizkid has received the following awards:-
  • Ghana Music Awards > 2 
  • BET Awards > 2 
  • The Headies > 8 
  • Nigeria Entertainment Awards > 6 
  • MOBO Awards > 3 
  • Channel O Music Video Awards > 2 
  • City People Entertainment Awards > 2 
  • Dynamix All Youth Awards >  2 
  • MTV Europe Music Awards > 2 
  • 4Syte TV Music Video Awards > 1 
  • The Future Awards > 1 
  • MTV Africa Music Awards > 4 
  • African Muzik Magazine Awards > 5 
  • All Africa Music Awards > 3 
  • IHeartRadio Music Awards > 2 
  • ASCAP Awards >1 
  • Guinness World Records > 1 

Current Record Label 

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Wizkid established his own record label called Starboy Entertainment back in March 2013. 
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The talented musician signed Maleek Berry,L.A.X,R2Bees,Mr Eazi and Legendury Beatz to Starboy.

Wizkid also penned a deal with RCA Records and Sony Music. 

Estimated Net Worth 

According to Hotvibes Media,Wizkid is estimated to have a current net worth of ₦ 600 Million Naira.

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