By Osagie Alonge
Pop sensation Wizkid has finally moved from boy to man, as he turned 22 on July 16, 2012.
‘Thnx a lot every1..really appreciate u all..God bless!‘, the award winning pop star tweeted on the morning of his special day, as fans bombarded him on the social network.
Meanwhile, the pop star has finally received his ‘Next Rated’ prize – a 2012 model Hyundai Sonata. Wizzy won the ‘Next Rated’ category at The Headies in October 2011, beating Tiwa Savage, Ice Prince and oLamide to the prize.
The car was presented to the MOBO and BET award winner by Guy Murray-Bruce at the Silverbird Galleria on Friday, July 13, 2012.
Wizkid, who recently won the award for ‘Best African Act’ alongside Sakordie at the 2012 BET Awards is currently in the US with his EME crew – Banky W and Skales on tour, after a successful UK outing.
Wizzy was also recently officially unveiled as a Pepsi ambassador along with Tiwa Savage.
More photos of Wizkid in his new toy below…