Nigerian singer Ayodeji Balogun aka Wizkid is among a few artists who have had a special day dedicated to celebrating them apart from birthdays.
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This happened after Wizkid became the first artist to sell out the Skyway Theatre in the state.
Well, since 2018, fans in Minnesota and other parts of the world have always taken out time to mark the achievements of the superstar once the special day arrives.
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Interestingly, this year was no different.
Many have taken to social media to sing the praises of the singer and highlight some of his record-breaking achievements in the music industry since his emergence.
Wizkid’s fans celebrate him on World Wizkid Day. Photo: Instagram/@Wizkidayo
Tweeting at the Smile crooner, one fan said: “Some people don’t have to die to be celebrated….you are one of them, boss..
I remember when I was down and depressed then boom my cousin was playing oluwa noni that particular song made me a fan…and a kind I stan #WorldWizkidDay.”
Another Wizkid fan who celebrated him wrote:
“I’ve seen a lot of music critics say so many positive things about “Made in Lagos”.
The album is going to take the world by storm&also be the best album of this decade. Nobody touches Wizkid when it comes to making a quality body of work.
He’s the best to ever do it #WorldWizkidDay.” Read more tweets from fans below:
Wizkid Fc as ordained by the governor of Minnesota,United state of America 🇺🇸….Tomorrow oct 6 is #worldwizkidday ….This street must know tomorrow,STARBOY To ThE World 🌍
— MADE IN LAGOS !!! (@Roodie90) October 5, 2020
In October 6th 2018, Wizkid made history becoming the first ever African artist to sellout the Skyway Center in United States, Minnesota. The governor of the state "Mark Dayton" declared that day as "Wizkid day" in honour of the SuperStar ⭐
Happy Wizkid Day to all wizkid fans♥️ pic.twitter.com/3FFNVK8k9L
— PRESIDENT SAMKLEF (@SAMKLEF) October 6, 2020
— MIL 15-10-2020 🔥🔥 (@RaeJayOfficiall) October 5, 2020
— WizkidGallery🎑 (@WizkidGallery) October 6, 2020