Nigerian afrobeat heavyweight, Ayo Balogun better known as Wizkid has become the only Nigerian artiste to go Platinum in Canada twice.
The singer made the announcement during midnight hours of Friday, January 15 via his official news and fan page.
The hit song which had a global collaboration from international rapper Drake was certified Platinum after the song garnered over 80,000 unit sales in Canada.
Making the announcement, Wizkid’s fan page wrote, “NEWS @wizkidayo’s “Come Closer” featuring @drake is now certified platinum in Canada for sales of 80,000+ units!
“This is Wizkid’s second song to go platinum or higher – first as lead. He’s the first and only Nigerian artist to go platinum in Canada (2x). Our first certification of the year! 🥳”