Emerging Nigerian musician, Crown Uzama, popularly known as Shallipopi, has openly declared industry heavyweight, Wizkid as his primary source of inspiration in the music industry.
The chart-topping artist behind the hit track Elon Musk made this revelation during a recent conversation with renowned British podcaster, Madame Joyce in the UK today, Thursday, February 8, 2024.
Shallipopi expressed his admiration for various artists but singled out Wizkid as the most influential figure in shaping his musical journey. He further disclosed his anticipation for the release of a collaborative song with Wizkid, hinting at the diverse themes encompassed within the track.
In an exchange with Madame Joyce, Shallipopi affirmed Wizkid’s influence, stating, “Yes now, all the artists are, anywhere I am I pick something from them but Wizkid is like my biggest inspiration.”
When probed about the vibe of the upcoming song, Shallipopi elaborated, “The song has all kinds of vibe, the lover boy side, the f*K boy side and the good boy side. The song will be released when Wizkid is ready.”
The revelation showcases Shallipopi’s reverence for Wizkid’s impact on his artistic journey and sets the stage for the highly anticipated release of their collaborative track, promising an eclectic mix of musical styles and themes.