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    Wizkid surpasses Fela’s Record On Billboard World Albums Chart

    Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, better known as Wizkid, has smashed a record set by iconic Afrobeat musician Fela Kuti.

    Wizkid surpasses Fela's Record On Billboard World Albums Chart
    Wizkid surpasses Fela’s Record On Billboard World Albums Chart

    Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, the legendary Nigerian musician and activist who pioneered the ‘Afrobeat’ genre, had a long run with his ‘The Best Of The Black President‘ album, a compilation released in 1999, which spent a staggering forty-five weeks on the Billboard World Albums Chart, making it the longest-running album on the chart.

    However, according to current updates, Afrobeats sensation Wizkid has broken the record by spending a total of 46 weeks on the Billboard World Albums rankings with his 2020 ‘Made in Lagos’ album.



    Wizkid’sMade in Lagos‘ album reached number one on the chart, while Fela’s ‘The Best Of The Black President‘ peaked at number three.

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