Wizkid Thrills Fans With Performance At Ghana Music Awards 2016
Wizkid had fans yearning for more of his sound as he gave an impressive performance at the 2016 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards held at the Accra International Conference Center.
The singer was awarded ‘African Artiste of the Year’ on the night and had the crowd singing along to his singles; ‘Ojuelegba‘, ‘Slow down’ collaboration with R2Bees, and others.
Towards the end, Wizkid introduced to the audience his newly signed Ghanaian acts to Starboy records – Efya, Mr Eazi, and the R2Bees duo Omar Sterling and Mugeez, with Omar Sterling assuming the role of President, Star boy Entertainment Worlwide
The ‘Ojuelegba’ crooner’s third studio album is set to drop soon. with African acts including Mi Casa, producers DJ Maphorisa,Oskido, Sarz and new signings – Efya, R2Bees and Mr Eazias contributors on the album.
According to DJ Maphorisa, a co-producer on the ‘One Dance‘ track, Wizkid will be working with Drake on at least three other singles. The singer’s collaboration with American R&B singer Chris Brown and Nigerian-American recording artiste Jidenna has also been confirmed by Nigerian hitmaker Sarz to be on his forthcoming third LP.
South African music producer, Oskido, after a recent listen to the album, came up with the conclusion: “It was a pleasure listening to Wizkid ‘s forthcoming album last night ….what a masterpiece! Beautiful collabos. It is definitely gonna open many doors for African artistes internationally……This album will achieved what no other African album has achieved before,” said the South African music maestro.
Wizkid with Oskido (Press)
Watch his performance at the 17th Ghana Music Awards 2016 below.