The governor of Minnesota, Mark Dayton has set aside October 6 of every year to honor Wizkid popular musician as his day.

Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun now has a day named after him sealed and stamped.

The reason for this huge landmark is to honor the singer for his numerous achievements in music and for his role as a cultural influencer. Some of his achievements include recently becoming the first African artist to sell out the Skyway Theatre Minneapolis, making a Billboard number one hit ‘One Dance’ with Drake, selling out the O2 Arena London, walking the runway with Dolce and Gabbana,  winning international awards, and many more

See the official proclamation which also bore the seal of the US state of Minnesota and signed by the Governor.

US Governor Names Day After Wizkid



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