Nigerian-British Actor, John Boyega, Declares Wizkid His Favourite Nigerian Artist

Nigerian-British actor John Boyega has revealed that his favorite Nigerian musician is Afrobeats megastar Wizkid.

Nigerian-born superstars are breaking through in all areas of the worldwide entertainment business, and John Boyega is one of the Nigerian-born actors flying the Nigerian flag with his outstanding performances. While presenting on Netflix’s “Rep Your Flag,” John Boyega discussed some of his favorite things about Nigeria.

When asked who his favorite musician is, John Boyega stated that Wizkid is his personal favorite, however he also like Davido and Burna Boy. Wizkid, on the other hand, is the musician whose career he has watched the most closely.

In the interview, John Boyega also disclosed that his favorite Nigerian meal is Jollof Rice, and that his favorite places to visit in Nigeria are Abeokuta, where his family lives, Lagos, where he appreciates the bubbling festivities of “Detty December,” and Abuja, which he finds peaceful.

John Boyega’s appreciation for Wizkid’s music and Afrobeats extends to his films, as he requested that the makers of ‘Pacific Rim’ include Wizkid’s 2017 single ‘Daddy Yo’ on the film’s soundtrack.

John Boyega also adores Nollywood and has previously stated that he trained with the famed Mike Bamiloye’s “Mount Zion Films” as a young adult in the UK. Boyega’s favorite Nigerian film is the 2003 classic ‘Blood Sisters,’ starring famous actresses Omotola Ekehinde and Genevieve Nnaji.

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