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“Blaqbonez says Wizkid’s ‘Essence’ significantly boosted Afrobeats.”



In a recent international interview conducted in Los Angeles, Blaqbonez, the renowned Nigerian rapper, shed light on the pivotal role played by Wizkid’s chart-topping track, “Essence,” in propelling the Afrobeats genre to new heights.

During the conversation, Blaqbonez reflected on his own journey and achievements, which included a notable Grammy performance. Despite his considerable successes, he openly admitted to struggling with optimism, expressing disbelief that his accomplishments would materialize.

The rapper emphasized the transformative impact of Wizkid’s “Essence,” featuring Tems, on the Afrobeats landscape. He credited the song as a significant turning point, highlighting its ability to showcase the genre’s burgeoning influence and global appeal.

As Afrobeats continues to garner international recognition, Blaqbonez’s insights serve as a testament to the genre’s remarkable growth and potential on the global stage.

Read netizens reactions below:

BIG 7 RECORDS asserted: “Bro knows that if you want clicks & a viral clip just mention say wizkid do wetin e do or no do. Cause last I checked wiz said essence was r&b”

Alien noted: “Most people don’t want state this truth once”

Thelmira said: “Truth and fact”

Prolific_supo wrote: “The guy sabi”