Wizkid has inked a mega deal with one of the biggest American labels Sony Music subsidiary RCA Records . After a strenuous bidding war between Universal Music and Sony Music the Afro beat superstar settled on the latter. The label will handle his music distribution in the US.
Wizkid will receive a 7 figure advance ($) making his deal the biggest ever struck by an African artist. He will now join countrymen Davido and Tiwa Savage in the Sony Music family. He has however not confirmed nor talked about the deal all his social media handles. The news was first shared by Ovie Ofugara, Head of Content at notjustok.com.
It's a done deal! Signed, Sealed, will be delivered officially soon. https://t.co/vmYtQBM0Qj
— Ovie (@OvieO) September 18, 2016
The figures being mentioned in the Wizkid Sony/RCA deal are mind-blowing. Even crazier when u consider the Naira equivalent. Lol
— Ovie (@OvieO) September 12, 2016