Ace Nigerian musician, Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, popularly regarded as Wizkid, has printed that late iconic singer, Bob Marley, is a great inspiration to him.
In a latest interview, the Essence crooner stated whilst discussing his upcoming album, ‘More Love Less Ego’ that alongside with managing his ego, he targets to ‘live forever’ via his tune like Marley.
Wizkid stated his unravel to ensure he achieves the 2nd aim was even made firmer when he attended a Bob Marley musical play, ‘Get Up, Stand Up’.
“I want to live forever. Not physically, but for whatever I create to live forever,” he explained.
According to Big Wiz watching the Marley musical play reaffirmed what he wanted for his life.
He said; “I was like, ‘Yo, we’re watching a Bob Marley play and this guy died decades ago.’
“I didn’t even know that he died at 36. He did so much at a young age. It just reaffirms what I do; I have to keep taking this to the highest heights.
“Because I know one day they’re definitely going to create a play about me.”
Wizkid earlier announced that ‘More Love Less Ego’ will be released on Friday, 11th of November 2022.