Grammy-winning Nigerian celebrity, Ayo Balogun aka Wizkid, has praised rising music star Tems. Wizkid referred to as her a particular expertise and famous that she is in his prime three performers.
Wizkid praised the artist in an interview with Apple Music on the event of its Apple Music Award for Artiste of the 12 months (Africa).
He spoke in regards to the success of his album ‘Made In Lagos’, the success of ‘Essence’ and his admiration for Tems.
On “Essence,” Wizkid mentioned the music made him really feel higher each time, revealing his admiration for Tems. “So when that document fell, it did for me what it did for the folks. Each time I listened to the music I felt higher. So it is only a nice document, man. Nice document. And I really like Tems to loss of life. She’s a particular, particular expertise. She’s like my prime three,” he mentioned.
The music star mentioned of his affect on music: He does not know what he has completed, however he feels that individuals are uninterested in listening to the identical and are extra open to African content material.
“I do not see it that approach. I do not assume I am the primary to note. I do not know what I did, nevertheless it simply kicked the door open. I really feel like everyone seems to be about to come back by now. Numerous information come from Africa. That feels good as a result of the reality is individuals are uninterested in listening to the identical sh**. They need some actual shit.
Wizkid was named Artiste of the 12 months award for the African area on the Apple Music Awards 2021.
Mentioning Wizkid’s achievement on the music firm, Apple mentioned: “In October 2020, he launched Made in Lagos, his critically acclaimed and most commercially profitable album, that includes his hit music “Essence”, a music that has been performed 125 million occasions on Apple Music and over 2.eight million Shazams.