24-year-old Wizkid, Ayodele Balogun, clinched two awards at the annual Nigerian Entertainment Awards in New York City on Sunday, September 2, 2012.
Wizkid, who was on tour of the United States of America with his EME crew, including Banky W. Young Skales and others ended the tour on a high note when he took home Artist Of The Year and Best Album Of The Year awards.
The event took place at the Skirball Centre for Performing Arts, New York City. It was hosted by Nollywood actress, Funke Akindele and super comedian, Ayodele Makoun, simply known as AY. The award which is the 7th edition is a brainchild of Iman Entertainment and proudly supported by Arik Air, Federal Palace Hotel, Moneygram, BellaNaija among others
The awards would be the third in the coffer of the ‘Pakurumo’ crooner in less than 1 month after he took the ‘Musician of the Year’ award at the Future Awards which held in Portharcourt, Rivers state on 26, August 2012.