Online comments have been generated by an old video of famous musician Oluwatobiloba Daniel Anidugbe, often known as Kizz Daniel, calling Wizkid his mentor. Kizz Daniel showed love for Wizkid and his works in the video. The video resurfaced on social media platforms, sparking a wave of admiration and support from fans who praised Kizz Daniel for acknowledging Wizkid’s influence on his career. In contrast, others seemed to imply that he was making good music when he said that, but not anymore. Many highlighted the importance of artists uplifting and recognising each other in the music industry.
He continued by mentioning Wizkid and other well-known musicians as role models and people he looks up to. Among those he admires, he especially names Innocent Idibia, well known by his stage as 2Baba. According to him, 2Baba’s musical journey and ability to stay relevant in the industry for decades have inspired him greatly. He believes that studying the success stories of these artists can provide valuable insights and guidance for his career.
In his words,
“Big shout out to Wizkid, Wizkid is an amazing act, you know Wizkid jumps on the cover of the song, he was like amazing, I was like, wow, Wizkid, he is like a mentor. I look up to Wizkid, I look up to 2face, I look up to a whole lot of artiste in the industry.”