Grammy award-winning artiste, Ayodeji Balogun, popularly referred to as Wizkid, has obtained a Recording Trade Affiliation of America, RIAA, gold certification for his hit track, Essence.
That includes Tems, Essence was launched in October 2020 because the eleventh track on Made in Lagos, Wizkid’s fourth studio album.
Reacting, the singer, whereas receiving the certification alongside Tems within the US, thanked his followers for his or her fixed help.
He additionally congratulated Tems, including that she is a celebrity and the world wants to listen to her extra.
”I really like you child woman you might be particular and you’re a celebrity. That is your time and second and the world wants to listen to this as a result of it’s particular to me.
”We’ve got a Platinum report and I simply wish to say thanks to everybody concerned on this from Tems to the producers, Legendary beats, these are my brothers from method again. I wish to say we made beat.
”Due to the entire crew from believing within the goals from early, to my followers I respect you all and I pray God bless you all,” he mentioned.
In 2020, Wizkid grew to become the primary African artiste to be licensed gold in the USA, after 500,000 items of Come Nearer had been offered.
Essence turns into his second to be licensed this 12 months after his 2017 track, Come Nearer, that includes Canadian rapper, Drake, was licensed platinum and gold within the UK and Australia respectively in April.
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