Nigerian music star Ayo Balogun, well known as Wizkid, has won his first-ever Grammy Award for his role in ‘Brown Skin Girl’ off the 2019 album, ‘The Lion King’, at the 63rd Grammy Award.
Apart from Wizkid, other artists that were featured on Beyonce’s song, ‘Brown Skin Girl’ which gave the talented Nigerian artist the award, are Blue Ivy, and SAINt JHN
Interestingly, Beyoncé’s daughter, also grabbed her first Grammy Award.
Jenn Nkiru, the director of the video will get the award, while artists, producers and video director will get a statuette for this category.
The official Twitter account of Grammy tweeted, “Congrats Best Music Video winner – ‘BROWN SKIN GIRL’ @Beyonce #BlueIvy @wizkidayo”.
Beyoncé’s visual for “Brown Skin Girl” took home the award over videos by Future and Drake (“Life Is Good”), Harry Styles, (“Adore You”), Anderson Paak (“Lockdown”), and Woodkid (“Goliath”).
Apart from this feat in the Grammys, Wizkid has showed a sense of professionalism in what he knows how to do best in Nigeria and on the global stage, which has transcended into results.
Evidences of these feats can be seen in how he has effectively churned out songs withe a lot of impact and albums over the years, not leaving behind his latest album, Made in Lagos and others.