Wizkid, an Afrobeats singer who won a Grammy, has reached a significant historical benchmark in the United Kingdom. He established himself as the pioneering artist in the field to accomplish this milestone.
In recognition of his outstanding accomplishment, the British Phonographic Industry music award body presented him with an award. Wizkid recently headlined a gig at Tottenham Stadium in London, which has a capacity of 62,850, making him the only African musician to do so.
it has been posted on the official Brit Awards Twitter website that he had been given the prestigious Brit Billion Award for amassing an astonishing one billion streams in the United Kingdom. This accomplishment earned him the award.
According to the post, this is how it goes;
‘It’s one billion UK streams for @wizkidayo, who was presented with his BRIT Billion Award while in London for his incredible show at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium’.
— BRIT Awards (@BRITs) July 31, 2023