In a powwow with XXL magazine, the iconic DJ who has anchored the No. 1 urban show on BBC Radio 1 and 1Xtra for nearly 20 years said,
In the U.K., the rise of Afrobeats, which is African music from Nigeria, from Ghana and from the U.K. and that’s really powerful and that’s also influencing a lot of U.K. rap artist’s style that’s a super powerful thing out here.
Obviously Drake co signed Wizkid, but that’s just the tip of the iceberg, but Wizkid is certainly one of the greatest artists I’ve ever seen.
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