Grammy nominee, Ibrahim Ayodeji Balogun, aka Wizkid, has been honoured with his own day in the state of Minnesota. From now hence forth the 6th of October will be “Wizkid Day” in recognition of Nigeria’s greatest music export in recent times.

Minnesota Governor, Mark Dayton congratulated the musician for being the only African act to sell out Skyway Theatre Minneapolis.

His other recent achievements include: Co-creating the Billboard number one hit ‘One Dance’ with Drake which also earned him a mention in the Guiness Book of Records, selling out the O2 Arena London and walking the runway as a model for Dolce and Gabbana.

Read: Wizkid models in Dolce and Gabbana’s 2019 Spring/Summer Men’s collection fashion show

The artist however has a multitude of awards and accolades under his belt.