Facts About Wizkid As He Turns 30. Star Boy Wizkid is 30 today. Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun was born on 16 July 1990. He is known globally as Wizkid and no doubt he is one of Nigeria’s biggest music exports. Celebrating the Music icon here are facts About Wizkid.
- At the age of 15, he was writing and working with Naeto C.
- In 2006, he finally changed his name from the moniker Lil Prinz to Wizkid.
- Wizkid from age 11 worked with stars like 2Face, Idibia, Naeto C, Sound Sultan.
- He broke into the spotlight in 2009 when he featured on rapper, M.I Abaga’s song, “Fast Cars”.
- His break out single is “Holla At Your Boy” that was released in 2010.
- In 2011, the musician welcomed his first son, Boluwatife. He currently has three.
- He acquired his first car in 2011. A black Honda Accord i-VTEC.