By 'Dayo Farore and Kelechi Silas
It was an unbelievable turn-up as a mammoth crowd flooded the Eko Hotel & Suites on Sunday, June 12, 2011 marching in to celebrate Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun a.k.a Wizkid, the young hit maker who teased us with ‘Tease Me’, pampered the airwaves with, ‘Gidi Girl’, and who finally flew with his debut album ‘Superstar’. For a young man his age to keep it this real, many now claim he is the Justin Bieber of Nigeria.
The Expo Hall of the Eko Hotel & Suites as big as it is was nearly filled to capacity. And, just in case not so many people noticed this, we did: there were more sisters than the dudes. Fine Boy, Looking Sexy No Pimples…? No beef, he is cute, skilled and on point, killing it right now. At just 21 years of age, sure he’s legal to date if he hasn’t found himself a bird yet...
Check out exclusive pictures of what went down below: