Afrobeats sensation Ayodeji Balogun, widely known as Wizkid, marked a significant milestone in his career as he celebrated the 13th anniversary of his debut album ‘Superstar’.

Released on June 12, 2011, under Empire Mates Entertainment (EME), the album was a groundbreaking success, catapulting Wizkid into the limelight with hits such as ‘Mood’, ‘come closer’, and ‘NOWO’.

In a heartfelt post on social media platform X, Wizkid expressed his profound gratitude for the blessings and accomplishments he has experienced since the album’s release. Reflecting on his journey from a budding artist to an international superstar, he described himself as a “millionaire in every currency” and a “real-life winner”. He extended his thanks to his family and team for their unwavering support and urged his fans to pursue genuine success and authenticity in their lives.

“13 yrs since ‘Superstar’! First album! Thankful for all God’s blessings. Healthy family! Blessed life! Love God,” Wizkid wrote. “Millionaires in every currency! Real-life winners! Make sure you win in real life, do not deceive yourself! U deserve it.”

Since the release of ‘Superstar’, Wizkid’s career has soared to unprecedented heights. In 2014, he established his own record label, Starboy Entertainment, further solidifying his influence in the music industry. Over the years, Wizkid has collaborated with numerous international artists, earned a plethora of awards, and continuously pushed the boundaries of Afrobeats on the global stage.

Wizkid’s journey from the release of ‘Superstar’ to his current status as a global icon underscores his remarkable talent and relentless drive.

Source: Ghana/ Mensah