Nigerian artist Wizkid is about to carry out on the Roundhouse in London in collaboration with Apple Music Reside, debuting songs from his anticipated fifth studio album. London followers could have the unique alternative to attend the dwell taping on Sept. 27, however the Grammy-winning musician’s efficiency can even be out there to stream in 165 nations this fall.
“Apple Music has at all times been a supporter of my profession and a significant device in connecting me with my followers. Collaborating with them on one thing like that is particular,” the “Essence” singer mentioned in a launch. “I’m excited to debut new music from my forthcoming album Extra Love, Much less Ego and share my Apple Music Reside present with followers the world over.”
The Afrobeat artist dropped his first solo observe of 2022 “Dangerous to Me” final week, teasing his subsequent album, due Oct. 29. The observe departs from the sensual manufacturing of his final album, Made In Lagos, in favor of an amapiano-based beat.
Wizkid isn’t any stranger to London: He offered out 5 reveals within the metropolis’s O2 area final yr. He’s additionally the primary African solo artist to enter Apple Music’s World Each day Prime 10 after charting internationally with hit single “Essence.”
Wizkid made historical past together with his album Made in Lagos, the primary African album to be RIAA-certified gold final month. With this occasion, he joins the likes of Harry Kinds, Mary J. Blige and Lil Durk, different artists who’ve collaborated with Apple Music to supply unique dwell performances.