A 2-year-old Nigerian pop star, Wizkid, has joined the rundown of most generously compensated craftsmen on the planet following his presentation at a regal wedding in India.
The artist is said to have performed during a royal wedding at one of the world’s top private residences, Umaid Bhawan Palace in India.
He was reported to have been paid 50 million Rupees ($681,200, N245.9 million) to give a live performance, and he got Indians dancing to Soco, Fake Love and more.
As indicated by a post made by @AfricaFactsHub, the Nigerian pop star has joined the rundown of the most generously compensated artistes on the planet in the wake of being paid such immense sum: ” Wizkid ends up one of the Highest Paid Artists for Bookings in the World, as he performs at a Royal Wedding at one of the world’s top private living arrangements, Umaid Bhawan Palace in India. ” He was supposedly paid 50 million Rupees ($681,200, N245.9 million).” Meanwhile, Wizkid who affirmed his trek to India on his Instagram on Tuesday expressed: “Say thanks to U India! Met some astonishing individuals, performed at a stunning wedding and made some astounding recollections with my young men’. The craftsmen began his account music at age 11 and in 2009, he marked a record manage Banky W’s record name, Empire Mates Entertainment, and he rose to conspicuousness in 2010.
- Wizkid achieved international recognition following his collaboration with Drake on the global hit, “ One Dance”, which reached number one in 15 countries, including the USA, UK, Canada, and Australia. He was ranked fifth on Forbes and Channel O’s 2013 list of the top 10 richest/bankable African artists and in 2014 he became the first Nigerian musician to have over one million Twitter followers. The pop star also became the first Afrobeats artist to appear in the 2018 Guinness World Records for his contribution to Drake’s hit song, “One Dance.’’