Starboy wizkid on this interview has taken time out to share his inspiration behind the charts blowing album “Made in Lagos“.
Wizkid has reportedly collaborated with several artists on his new project.
The artist has pulled in singers HER and Ella Mai, Jamaican artists Projexx and Damian Marley and fellow Nigerian artists Tems, Starboy Terri, Skepta and Burna Boy.
There will be several producers working on the all includes long-time collaborators of the singer such as Blaqjerzee, Sarz and Mut4y, and other West African (London, P2J Music and Juls). WizKid has released his new album Made in Lagos.
The 14-track LP features contributions from Burna Boy, Skepta, Ella Mai, H.E.R., and more. Listen to Made in Lagos below (via Starboy/Sony Music International/RCA Records).
Made in Lagos was originally scheduled for release on October 15, but WizKid delayed the project to show respect to for activists protesting police brutality in his native Nigeria.
“It has been beautiful to see Nigerians around the world coming together to protest against police brutality, ”WizKid said in a press release. “Unity is key.
The youth of Nigeria need our collective voices to continue to shine a spotlight to what is happening inside the country.
I want to play my part in this and in the movement for a better Nigeria, a better place to live for ourselves, our families—our communities. We will get through this together. Together we move. #EndSARS.”
WizKid along with artists like Burna Boy, Davido, and Beyoncé—has been vocal about protesting police brutality and calling for an end to Nigeria’s Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS).
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