American Rapper, Young Jeezy or simply Jeezy joins the list of several American superstars who have openly expressed their admiration and feels unto the sound, craft our very own Starboy Wizkid offers.
Nigerian & African type of music, Afrobeats is definitely gaining the much needed attention in recent time, with mainstream artistes infusing the sound and craft to theirs – thanks to Nigerian musicians, notably Wizkid, Davido, Tekno, Tiwa Savage, to name but few.
With long list of international collaboration, Starboy Records kingpin, Wizkid have attracted another veteran in the American Hip-Hop music scene, Jeezy.
In the last half of this year, precisely on July, we served an update of Wizkid pulled up with the American Hip-Hop/Rap Music top dog, but unknown to us that our boy Wizzy was up for a collaboration with the rapper.
In a recent interview, on Everyday Struggle, Jeezy talked about his forthcoming album “Pressure” with Joe Burden, DJ Akademiks and Nadeska. During the conversation, the rapper paid compliments to Wiz amazing music craft and said he was “starstruck when he saw him in person”. He even relate Wizkid to Michael Jackson – like African Michael jackson.
Tracklist to “Pressure” album reveals track 11, “The Life” which features Trey Songz and Wizkid. The 13-tracker album is set to drop today (December 15).
Watch the full interview and skip to 1.15, 3.32 and 5.12 for his comments on Wizkid.