NIGERIAN SUPERSTAR WIZKID SIGNED BY RCA RECORDS /SONY MUSIC INTERNATIONAL
By Dennis Milimo
Nigerian superstar Wizkid is one of the celebrities in Africa who have managed to carry the flag of the black continent shoulder high in the music Industry. He has collaborated with the biggest Celebs in the states among them Chris Brown, Drake, and French Montana just because of his good music.
As this is not enough RCA Records together with Sony Music International have signed Wizkid and now he will be operating under their management.
According to the CEO of RCA Records, they are glad to welcome Wizkid in their Family and promised to ensure hecomes a superstar in the African Music Scene.
“We are thrilled to welcome Wizkid to the RCA Records family. He has become a superstar in the African music scene and will be a game-changer in bringing African music to the world. We are extremely excited to have him as a part of RCA and are eager for the journey ahead”.
On the other Wizkid also expressed his joy of join one of the biggest recording label in the world and now he will be able to record with them a number of Albums.
It’s hard for me to describe what I do, since I work with rhythms from Afro-Beat, reggae, hip-hop, dance hall and others. What’s important to me is for music to be real, authentic, raw and timeless. I don’t wanna be boxed in to any one genre.
WizKid has also already racked up a few accolades in his young career, including a BET Award for Best International Act Africa in 2012 and a British MOBO Award for Best African Act in 2011; most recently, he took home the honor of African Artist of the Year at both the 2016 African Pride Awards and the 2016 Ghana Music Awards. He’s currently readying his RCA Records debut.