Nigerian musician and entertainer Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun popularly known as Wizkid turned 28 on July 16, 2018 and to celebrate, NAIJ.com has gone back in time to curate four photos of him that are downright hilarious.
These photos are sourced from diverse sources and they show Wizkid before the fame and money he has come to be known with.
1. Lil Prinz aka Wizkid
Did you know Wizkid used to be known as Lil Prinz? This photo shows him at the beginning of his music career. According to various sources, Wizkid got inspired while watching 2baba record songs for his Grass to Grace album at OJB’s PointBeat Studios in Surulere. He was also present while Sound Sultan recorded his debut album, titled Jangbajantis.
2. Wizkid the mummy’s boy
Before he became the serial baby daddy he is today, Wizkid was once an innocent faced mummy’s faced boy.
3. Wizkid: The EME journey
Banky W played a huge part in Wizkid’s rise to success. By signing him to his EME records, Mr Capable gave him the opportunity to become a full blown star.
4. Wizkid, the beginnings of a star
This photo shows Wizzy in the video of his first single Holla at your boy marking the beginning of his success.
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