Ayodeji Balogun who is well known with his stage name “Wizkid”, as he’s otherwise known, is squarely at the nexus of Afropop, reggae, bashment, dancehall and Latin music. Packaged together with his sweet, reedy voice and steely self-belief, the whole thing feels like a guidepost to where pop is heading. His feature on Drake’s One Dance opened the door for his success outside Africa and made him a Sony Records priority, but it’s likely he would have got there even without the patronage. Wizkid now has a new single called One More Drink.
Take a listen below..