It appears that an upcoming artist known as Wisekid has made fortune for himself by replicating Wizkid and his Made in Lagos album.
The track list of the replica album dubbed Lasgidi Made, can be seen to be identical to Wizkid’s album, thereby tricking unsuspecting music lovers.
The artist mimicked everything! From the track list to Wizkid’s costume and Twitter handle.
A tweet from @AfricaFactsZone read that:
An Artist named Wisekid has been making N30 million monthly since October 2020 by copying Wizkid’s music on Apple Music & Amazon. He released an album and named it Lasgidi Made, then copied the names of Wizkid’s songs & albums. Now he is getting a huge chunk of Wizkid’s streams.
Following the trend today, fans and lovers of Wizkid took to twitter to render their opinion on the matter, check below:
Wisekid earns $73,170 (N30 million) monthly from copying Wizkid’s music.
According to @AfricaFactsZone, the said artist has now deleted his twitter account and changed his handle on Instagram:
Wisekid went as far as copying Wizkid’s social media usernames. He used the handle, Wisekidaya on Instagram and Twitter. He has deactivated his Twitter account and has just changed his Instagram handle to Ayaboyofficial.
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