Wizkid’s Fever video breaks Nigerian Youtube record

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Popular Nigerian singer and songwriter, Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, popularly known as Wizkid cant just stop setting new records in the Music industry. Wizkid made history with his sold out performance at the AfroRepublik concert which held at the 20,000 capacity 02 arena, Saturday, May 26, 2018.

Wizkid’s controversial ‘Fever’ video has broken Nigerian YouTube record as the most watched video in less than 24 hours.

The video for Fever has garnered over one million YouTube views and counting in 21 hours.


Wizkid is the first Nigerian artist to have two music videos reach 1 million views on Youtube before 24 hours. He’s also the first to do so in two consecutive years (2017 + 2018).

It ties with one of his previous works, “Come Closer” as the fastest music video by a Nigerian artist to reach 1 million views.

The video features Nigerian superstar, Tiwa Savage who plays his love interest . Their chemistry has the internet talking with Tiwa Savage’s estranged husband, Teebillz being at the receiving ends of excruciating memes and jokes on social media.

Wizkid is rumoured to be in a romantic relationship with Tiwa Savage, but both parties have regularly called each other ‘Best Friends’.

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