The internet has gone wild with joy as American rapper and billionaire fashion designer, Kanye West legally known as Ye hails Wizkid.
The Grammy award winning legend took to his Instagram page moments ago to declare his song the best in history.
The father of four declared Essence the best song in the history of music to date.
“Best song in the history of music to date”.
This has set the internet ablaze as fans of Wizkid took to social media to express delight.
broda_henry: This is huge ohh
onyinyeeeee: That’s on period
__deagram: There’re over 6000 languages in the world and Ye just decided to speak facts. Big Wiz
teeh_lyfstyle: That’s on periodtttt
gucci_tos: Fact on fact
blacquin: No lies told!
nazzybellabenz: Machala just get grace cuz they are doing for him what he can’t do for others
bshizzle70a: It’s a great song… greatest in history? Err… Kanye also wants to be President of the United States
sohigh_xy: Wizkid carry the grace of the whole population of Ghana Abeg! Kilode
mhiz_viva_zinny: Wow! Great
Kemi Filani news recalls American model, Naomi Campbell had pitched her tent with Wizkid over Beninese singer, Angelique Kidjo.
The model criticised the Academy awards, who were in charge of Grammys for overlooking his album.
Providing support for Wizkid, she described his album, Made In Lagos as phenomenal and declared him the real winner.
Naomi crowned him as the King among his people, who had brought Afrobeats mainstream, which was way bigger than any award.
She wrote on her Instagram page, “To my brother @wizkidayo, #MadeInLagos was beyond a phenomenal album!! WINNER WITHOUT DOUBT!! You are the KING of the people, that has bought AFROBEATS mainstream, that means more than any academy of any sort….@recordingacademy Once again you choose to be tone deaf to what is going on the universe. Changing World Global is not Enough…get up to speed on the state of all popular music and include Afrobeats Artist of the Year, Song of the Year, Album of the Year and all the subcategories that this genre so deserves – just as an other respected and recognized musical genre. #MadeInLagos Album and song Essence, was clearly in the wrong category, how can you ignore the song Essence, The song by Wizkid, and Tems that was covered and remixed by Justin Bieber, you seem to isolate under global, when it should have been in song of the year category. This is a mis representation and a neglectful categorization of Music ONCE AGAIN. Give Afrobeats the representation it deserves. You are ignoring 1.3 billion people it will only make us Rise!! Afrobeats in our hearts Africabeats to the world! READ STATISTICS ON 3rd SLIDE”.
Kemi Filani news recalls Wizkid who continues to record new milestones in his music career, had broken a new record as he became the First African artiste to have his album certified RIAA Gold.
According to Chart Data, Wizkid’s song, Made in Lagos’ was the first African album to be certified RIAA Gold.
Wizkid beats three-time Grammy award-winning singer, Angelique Kidjo, Burna Boy, Diamond Platnumz, Davido, and other African artists to achieve this new feat.
The Chart read,
“@wizkidayo’s ‘Made In Lagos’ is the first African album to be certified RIAA Gold”.
Wizkid has no doubt made many Nigerians and Africa proud with his many achievements.
The singer has over 64 prestigious awards to his credit and this left many celebrities stupefied.
With awards like Grammy, MTV Emas, Billboard Music Award, Headies award, MOBO awards, and many others, there was no doubt that Wizkid is an undisputed champion.