Nigerian music star, Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, popularly known as Wizikid is the only Nigerian artiste to be nominated for seven awards at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards scheduled to hold at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, United States on Sunday, 21st May 2017.
Wizkid’s hit collaboration with Drake & Kyla on One Dance last year earned him all the nominations
He was nominated for the Top Hot 100 Song, Top Selling Song, Top Radio Song, Top Streaming Song, Top Collaboration, Top R&B Song and Top R&B Collaboration, categories.
Billboard also tweeted on their official account congratulating Wizkid.
— BillboardMusicAwards (@BBMAs) May 16, 2017
Rapper Ludacris and singer Vanessa Hudgens will be the co-hosts of this year’s Billboard Music Awards.