Nigerian Singer, Ibrahim Ayo Balogun Popularly Known as Wizkid has added another feather to his cap as he bagged three Award at the 2021 Africa Music Award (AFRIMA).
The Ojuelegba Crooner cleared some of the biggest awards of the night, notably the Best African Artist of the Year award.
He beat the likes of Burma Boy, Davido, South Africa’s Blaq Diamond, Diamond Platnumz (Tanzania), Fally Ipupa (DR Congo), Focalistic (South Africa), Makhadzi (South Africa), MHD (Guinea), Omah Lay (Nigeria) and Malian Aya Nakamura to clinch the highly contested Best Artiste of the Year award
Other awards he won include the Best Song of the Year for his global smash hit, ‘Essence’ with Tems, and Best African Collaboration Award also with Tems.
The 2021 AFRIMA which was held on Sunday night at Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos was hosted by Eddie Kadi and Pearl Thusi and witnessed performances from Patoranking, Chike, Olakira, D’Banj among others.