– Nigerian artiste, Wizkid, set a new record on US iTunes with his recently released Made in Lagos album – The superstar’s Made in Lagos album has become the highest-charting at number 3
– Wizkid is the first Nigerian artiste with an album peaking at number 3 in the US iTunes history.
Nigerian superstar Ayo Balogun, professionally known as Wizkid is the man of the moment as his recently released Made in Lagos album broke a record on US iTunes.
According to an American OAP, Mike Adam via his official handle on Twitter. Wizkid breaks record with Made in Lagos album. He stated that Made in Lagos album has become the highest-charting album by a Nigerian artist in US iTunes history, peaking at number 3.
He wrote: “#MadeInLagos by @wizkidayo has become the highest charting album by a Nigerian artist in US iTunes HISTORY (#3 peak)!!! This is beyond huge! Congrats #WizKid!”
Nigerians took to the comment section as usual to express their opinions, while some of them hailed the feat, some of them, however, did not seem too thrilled with the news as they felt that the album came out below expectations.
Meanwhile, according to Legit.ng who earlier reported that Wizkid revealed Naira Marley as one of his favourite Nigerian musicians. Wizkid in a chat with Beat FM talked about the thought process, time and energy that went into bringing his newly released album Made in Lagos to life.
He also talked about the type of artists he listens to and the sounds he prefers. He listed everybody, which surprisingly included controversial singer Naira Marley. According to him, he listens to a lot of Naira Marley’s songs, but he cannot say the words even though he thinks of them.
See The Tweet below