wizkid

New music

Skepta and Wizkid Join Forces and Mellow Down on "Bad Energy (Stay Far Away)"

The grime MC teams up with the afrobeats star for a surprisingly laid-back new single.
Alex Robert Ross
6.20.18
New music

Wizkid Recruits Future for "Everytime"

The song is produced by Shizz and Salaam Remi.
Lawrence Burney
9.20.17
Premieres

Here's "Getto" from White Man, Major Lazer's Favorite New Artist

White Man Periwinkle comes from Nigeria and starred in 'NOISEY Lagos' earlier this year.
Andy Capper
7.25.17
Essays

Can Wizkid Break into America Without Changing Who He Is?

The Nigerian superstar's new 'Sounds From the Other Side' project, while featuring good music, feels more scattered than any of his previous work.
Lawrence Burney
7.20.17
New music

Wizkid and Major Lazer's "Naughty Ride" Will Have You Slow Winding All Night

The Nigerian superstar continues to tease his forthcoming album.
Lawrence Burney
6.23.17
Noisey News

Trip Balls to WizKid's New Video for "Come Closer"

Finally a video has emerged for the long-awaited track, which features Drake.
Lauren O'Neill
4.7.17
Holy Shit

Listen to a Wizkid's Extremely Romantic New Track "Sweet Love"

Zane Lowe premiered it on Beats 1 this afternoon.
Noisey Staff
3.1.17
Op-Ed

Fela Kuti Remains the Beating Heart of a Resurgent Afro Pop Scene

The Nigerian musician and activist's influence thrives with the country's newest stars.
Lawrence Burney
2.14.17
Noisey on VICELAND

'NOISEY Lagos': Meet Wizkid's Manager Mr. Sunday and White Man

'NOISEY: Lagos' airs at 10 PM EST on VICELAND.
Noisey Staff
2.14.17
New music

Listen To Drake and Wizkid’s New Collab “Hush Up The Silence” 


Here we have Drake at peak Drake, singing about how nice a girl's hair smells.
Lauren O'Neill
2.6.17
Holy Shit

Here's "Hush Up the Silence," a Probably New, Likely Real Track from Drake and Wizkid

The Starboy and the Boy are back in town.
Phil Witmer
1.14.17
Noisey Next

Mr. Eazi Wants to Connect a Billon People Through Afrobeats

How the former college party promoter took a calculated risk to become West Africa's next star.
Lawrence Burney
11.9.16
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