SoulTrain 2019: Wizkid wins songwriting award for ‘Brown Skin Girl’November 19, 2019
SoulTrain 2019: Wizkid wins songwriting award for ‘Brown Skin Girl’
SoulTrain 2019…Afropop whiz, Ayodeji Balogun otherwise known as Wizkid has won SoulTrain’s Ashford and Simpson Songwriters’ award. News Agency of Nigeria reports that he won the award at the 2019 service hung on Sunday in Las Vegas.
The ‘Ojuelegba’ artist earned the award for his joint effort with Beyonce, Blue Ivy Carter and Saint John on the hair-raising tune of Beyonce’s ‘Lion Heart: The Gift’ collection.
Wizkid shares the award with other credited musicians including, Beyoncé Knowles, Carlos St. John, Adio Marchant, and Shawn Carter.
Others are Stacy BartheAnathi Mnyango, Michael Uzowuru, Ayodeji Balogun and Richard Isong.
NAN reports this was the third time Wizkid had made the chosen people’s rundown for the renowned award.
He was assigned for Best Dance Performance in 2017 for his melody ‘Come Closer’ and in 2016 for the Rhythm and Bars classification for his tune ‘One Dance.