Nigerians recently shared different opinions as many were angry with the way Nigerian singer Wizkid greeted a senior colleague, 2face Idibia at Patoranking’s album launch. The Dancehall artiste, Patoranking’s album listening party was held few nights ago and several dignitaries and celebrity guest were in attendance including music stars, 2Baba and Wizkid.
According to most people, it seemed that Wizkid didn’t greet 2baba properly when he extended a gesture towards him at the event – in the footage, Wizkid was initially seen greeting 2Baba before he then heads on to acknowledge the man of the moment, Patoranking.
A viral video circulated on the Internet revealing the moment the “Holla At Your Boy” singer met with music icon, 2Baba and what people saw in the short clip caused reactions on Twitter.
This is a video showing how Wizkid greeted 2baba at Patoranking Album launch party but haters would tell you Wizkid is arrogantpic.twitter.com/6GHSZIOzWJ
— OWOSENI SAMUEL SEYI (@Sakpo007) May 23, 2019
However, Wizkid has reacted to the claims of disrespecting 2Baba as he took to his Instagram story posting a picture of the music legend with caption: “My Fada! The Don! Legend!”.
Altogether, when successors come to look for answer in the honesty of evergreen music, the undying tunes of 2face Idibia will ever set up a table before them. This is the way legends make themselves.
Such a significant number of artistes admire him and need to imitate him by seeming like him, dressing like him and even attempt to act like him. He is the main hip hop artistes in our age who has achieved incredible status on account of unique nature and music writing skills. If there is any individual who can battle with him, at some point it must be our own one of a kind starboy, Wizkid.
Wizkid ascended from only an irregular artiste to a globally acclaimed Starboy and he is a source of inspiration and motivation to other African artistes that they can get to the pinnacle of their profession if they think beyond practical boundaries and work hard.
From the times of ” Hola at Your Boy” to ” Ojuelegba”, Wizkid has developed and developed in his music that he presently included top American and UK artistes like Drake’s “One Dance”, Tinnie Tempah’s ” Mamacita” just to make reference to a couple.
Much the same as 2face, Wizkid has won each real honors and acknowledgments that a fruitful artiste should win. He has won BET Awards, MOBO Awards, multiple times The Headies Award, 2 Channel O Music Awards, MAMA Awards, Afrimma Awards and numerous others. Wizkid has likewise gotten other top awards at the MTV Europe Music Awards and World Music Awards.
He has worked with Drake, Chris Brown, Tinnie Tempah, French Montana, Trey Songz, Dj Henry, Hoody Baby. 2face has likewise worked with some top international artistes like Wyklef, T-Pain, Beenie Man,Sway and Bridget Kelly.
Wizkid then again has visited Europe, America and even Africa with top artistes like Chris Brown, French Montana, August Alsina, Mariah Carey, Maxwell, Calvin Harris and Kendrick Lamar. Drake to make reference to yet a few. Despite that, he still humble to call his senior colleague, 2Baba A legend and his father with no form of arrogance.