Wizkid’s fourth studio album, Made In Lagos, has clinched the No. 1 spot on the Billboard world album chart, ten months after its launch.
Launched in October 2020, Made In Lagos gained worldwide recognition early this yr after a number of worldwide stars drummed assist for ‘Essence’, the eleventh tune within the album.
‘Essence’, that includes Nigerian breakthrough star, Tems, made historical past by being the primary Nigerian tune on the Billboard Sizzling 100 and World 200 music chart in July.
Earlier in August, Wizkid featured Canadian star Justin Bieber on the remix of Essence. Popularly known as tune of the summer season, the remixed model of Essence additionally sits on the No. 1 spot on the Billboard world digital tune gross sales chart as at Tuesday.
The album which has spent a complete of 41 weeks on the World album chart had debuted on the quantity two spot in November 2020.
It was additionally the primary African album to debut on the Spotify World Album chart at prime ten place barely per week after its launch.
Not resting on his oars, Wizkid has introduced the discharge date of the Made in Lagos deluxe album even whereas gearing for his album tour.
The mission slated for launch on Friday, has a complete of 18 songs with 4 extra tracks to the preliminary album.
Notable within the additions are ‘Essence’ (remix) and ‘Temper’, that includes upcoming artiste, Buju.