Nigerian pop star, Wizkid, can’t put a foot wrong at the moment…and if you think it couldn’t get better for him, well, you got another think coming as he just joined the list of highest paid artistes in the world following his performance at a royal wedding in India.
Fresh from breaking the damn internet and setting YouTube records with his steamy ‘Fever’ video featuring Tiwa Savage, the Starboy took his slaying act to a royal wedding at one of the world’s top private residences, Umaid Bhawan Palace in India.
He was reported to have been paid 50 million Rupees ($681,200, N245.9 million) to give a live performance…where he got the Indians grooving to hits such as Soco, Fake Love, Come Closer and more.
His eye-watering payday was confirmed in a post made by @AfricaFactsHub, saying he’s joined the rank of the highest paid artistes in the world.
“Wizkid becomes one of the Highest Paid Artists for Bookings in the World, as he performs at a Royal Wedding at one of the world’s top private residences, Umaid Bhawan Palace in India.
“He was reportedly paid 50 million Rupees ($681,200, N245.9 million).”
Meanwhile, Wizkid who confirmed his trip to India on his Instagram on Tuesday, stated: “Thank U India! Met some amazing people, performed at an amazing wedding and created some amazing memories with my boys.”
And his fans were ecstatic over his latest exploit, with some even asking how India could afford to host the Starboy.
Check out the post below.
For the Starboy…it’s all the way up!