Wizkid became a global household name after the success of “Essence,” the first Nigerian song in history to chart on the Billboard Hot 100.
African culture will be showcased in Sacramento.
Burna Boy has been very vocal about the “Special Anti-Robbery Squad” in Nigeria after demonstrations broke out in Nigeria over the police unit.
Major moves are being made by African label The Aristokrat Group which is about to knock people’s heads off with a new Universal Music Group deal.
The global presentation raised nearly $128 million for a COVID-19 emergency response fund.
Artists from both sides of the pond picked up nods.
Over 30,000 people have attended the music, technology, and culture event.