Wizkid Wins 3 AFRIMA 2017 Awards as Starboy Conquers Africa | Pulse TV News

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Published on November 14, 2017 by AfroTelly

Wizkid is biggest winner at AFRIMA 2017. Starboy takes home 3 awards, rounding off the event with the biggest win as the ‘Artist of the Year’. Wizkid performed a clean sweep, with three trophies at the 2017 All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA), a week after ‘Come closer’ earned a Silver certification in the UK. Wizkid ‘Come closer’ was released as the third single from Wizkid’s third studio album, “Sounds from the Other Side.” Wizkid ‘Come closer’ peaked at number 58 on the UK Singles Chart, becoming Wizkid’s first charting single as a lead artist. The single also peaked at number 54 on the Canadian Hot 100. Wizkid ‘Come closer’ was recorded in early 2016 at the same time as Wizkid and Drake’s other collaborative single, “One Dance” (2016), which peaked at number one on the US Billboard Hot 100 as well as the UK Singles Chart and the Canadian Hot 100. Wizkid recently headlined the 2017 Felabration in Lagos, Nigeria, where he gave a stunning performance. Pulse.ng is Nigeria’s online news platform. 24/7 news, gist, music, movies, lifestyle, events, sports and more.

Wizkid is biggest winner at AFRIMA 2017. Starboy takes home 3 awards, rounding off the event with the biggest win as the ‘Artist of the Year’. Wizkid performed a clean sweep, with three trophies at the 2017 All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA), a week after ‘Come closer’ earned a Silver certification in the UK. Wizkid ‘Come closer’ was released as the third single from Wizkid’s third studio album, “Sounds from the Other Side.” Wizkid ‘Come closer’ peaked at number 58 on the UK Singles Chart, becoming Wizkid’s first charting single as a lead artist. The single also peaked at number 54 on the Canadian Hot 100. Wizkid ‘Come closer’ was recorded in early 2016 at the same time as Wizkid and Drake’s other collaborative single, “One Dance” (2016), which peaked at number one on the US Billboard Hot 100 as well as the UK Singles Chart and the Canadian Hot 100. Wizkid recently headlined the 2017 Felabration in Lagos, Nigeria, where he gave a stunning performance. Pulse.ng is Nigeria’s online news platform. 24/7 news, gist, music, movies, lifestyle, events, sports and more.

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