He is one of Africa’s music icon with the strongest fan-base. From humble beginnings when he tweeted at Banky W to help him build a music career 10 years ago, to sending Ojuelegba worldwide and featuring on Drake’s billboard ranking song, Wizkid is a star true and true.
His legions of fans, known as Wizkid FC, continue to idolize him and shut down even the smallest form of diss or, worse, comparison to any Nigerian celebrity at any given opportunity.
As his WizKid FC have counted, it’s 38 days since the star last shared his thoughts in public, and his name still appears among the most discussed subject on Twitter.
Yet, he still trends as the number 1 most discussed subject Twitter, for Saturday, 9th of May.
Very few, if any African musician have this staying power in the minds of their fans.
From his upcoming album, ‘Made In Lagos‘, to his protege, Terri, the WizKid FC keeps bringing him up in every discussion, forcing the Twitter algorithm to show his name to everyone.
See how the WizKid FC keeps idolizing one of Africa’s biggest music star, even after days of absence from social media below.
One fan, Amara, says Wizkid doesn’t need to lift a finger to trend on Twitter, he has his fans doing that for him. “When Wizkid FC wants to trend…We trend effortlessly! We need to take the number 1 spot asap!!!”
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