American artist Swae Lee recently disclosed that Nigerian Afrobeats sensation Wizkid was originally supposed to appear on Moroccan-American rapper French Montana’s smash hit single “Unforgettable.”
Swae Lee revealed in an interview that has been making the rounds on the internet that there is a version of the song with Wizkid’s vocals, but French Montana did not include it in the final release. He laud Wizkid’s contribution, claiming that he “killed the verse.”
Since the revelation, fans of both musicians have been buzzing with excitement, with many expressing a wish to hear Wizkid’s version of the hit song.
This discovery highlights the expanding influence of African music and performers on the worldwide music industry, with Afrobeats in particular gaining popularity in recent years. Wizkid has worked with several foreign artists, including Drake, Beyonce, and Chris Brown, establishing his status as a global music icon.
It’s unclear whether the unreleased version of ‘Unforgettable’ featuring Wizkid’s vocals will ever see the light of day, but fans can’t wait to hear it.