Wizkid’s tweet admonishing his followers to go get Korede Bello’s album had me re-thinking what competition meant in music (business)
— Wizkid (@wizkidayo) March 12, 2017
Then the replies. First, from Korede Bello, the recording artist;
— MELANIN POPPIN (@koredebello) March 12, 2017
and then Mavin’s Boss, Don Jazzy;
YAGA! Nice one bro. Thanks https://t.co/t9r9zWqy5N
— ITS DONJAZZY AGAIN😉 (@DONJAZZY) March 12, 2017
I am just teary right now, but let us take a step back; what effect does this have on the brand Wizkid, who is undoubtedly one of the most celebrated musicians from Nigeria, Africa? Also, in terms of goodwill from people and fans.
For the records, Wizkid has 2.55M followers which is more than the combined following of Don Jazzy (1.97M) and Korede Bello (204K).
Well, I am very pleased with this #oneLove and the only thing coming to mind is this:
— Prince Benjamin (Trill) (@DadaBen_) March 13, 2017
Big Ups to WizKid and yes, #AfricaToTheWorld.
You can get Korede’s BELLOVED album on the Mavin site.