Wizkid’s Song Bags New Certification In The UK

Globally recognized musician and entertainer, Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, professionally referred to as Wizkid maintains his rapid upward push to the pinnacle of African music royalty.

The tremendously rated Nigerian singer, songwriter and acting artiste has attained another global career milestone together with his global destroy hit unmarried ‘Essence’ presenting songstress, Tems in the United Kingdom.


The Starboy Entertainment head who these days bagged the distinguished BMI songwriting award with the monster hit song with Tems and its remix proposing Ed Sheeran has also been certified platinum in the UK for the equal tune.

According to the legitimate internet site of the British phonographic industry, the masterpiece ‘Essence’ as of September 30, 2022, has sold 600,000+ devices already and has formally bagged a platinum certification in England.

Wizkid’s Song Bags New Certification In The UK

MEANWHILE: Globally recognized singer and entertainer, Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, recognized within the showbiz space as Wizkid has brought another feat to his belt.

The Grammy-triumphing musician, songwriter and appearing artiste, Wizkid a.Okay.A The Big Eagle has bagged some other global career milestone after his latest win on the 2022 BMI Awards which become held in London.

The BMI Film & TV Awards happens to be accolades yearly provided by way of Broadcast Music, Inc. The event honours songwriters, and composers along tune publishers in diverse genres and the 2022 version became held at Savoy Hotel in London on Monday third October.

Wizkid’s monster and chart-topping track, ‘Essence’ featuring raving songstress Tems and its remix, which functions Canadian superstar, Justin Bieber had been named to the “Most Played Songs Of The Year” listing. This cutting-edge feat makes Wizkid the first African artist in records to win 5 BMI awards.