Nigerian American-based Singer, Denzel Oluwafemi Adeniyi popularly known as Shizem is celebrating Wizkid for the success of his “Essence remix” song which featured Tems and Grammy-award winner, Justin Bieber.
Essence is a part of WizKid’s upcoming deluxe version of Made in Lagos, set to drop on Aug. 27.
Justin Bieber also took to Instagram to thank WizKid for letting him be part of the remix. He wrote “Thank u for letting me jump on the song of the summer. Essence remix out now.”
Shizem said: “Wizkid is Africa’s heritage and biggest music export.
“His craft has no doubt paved way for him on the global stage and I have never been more proud to be of the same tribe, and from same country.
“He creates space and also gives inspiration for young African talents like us”
Shizem while talking about the projects he is working on said: “I am often inspired working with artists from Nigeria and Africa. The goal has always been to join forces pushing afrobeat around the world.
“My next song is titled ‘Call’ which features one of the finest singers from Nigeria. At the moment, we are working on editing it and should be out before the end of August”.