The public announcement of a joint tour by popular hip-hop artists David Adeleke, a.k.a. Davido, and Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, better known as Wizkid, have been receiving a variety of reactions.
The tour announcement which is coming after the pair’s many years of supremacy battle appears to have shocked the “30 Billion Gang” and the “Wizkid FC,” who are eager to watch the duo perform on stage together for the first time in a long time.
The pair is regarded as one of the biggest artists in Nigeria today, along with Burna Boy.
The father of four released big news via his instagram stories on January, 18, 2022 and said, “After my MLLE tour, David and I are going on tour. Save your coins. I don’t want to hear pim.”
Davido, who saw the announcement on Tunde Ednuts’ page, hit the “like” button to confirm the news on Instagram.
Following the announcement, there have been reactions from the 30BG and Wizkid FC.
A twitter user Yea_I_am_Him: wrote, “But honestly, this will be like a reborn of AfroBeat. It’ll change Nigerian music and kill off toxicity and unnecessary competition. This is Growth, and we deserve to witness it. Thanks, Davido, for accepting to corporate in growing a dying career.”
Another concerned fan, AlwaysTee10 wrote, “Almost everybody is against this wizkid and davido’s tour, including me. Wizkid is trying to tap light from davido cus he knows he is falling gradually. He recently dropped an album, and it flopped within a week, and you guys think it’s love? No, it’s not love, @davido don’t accept.”
Sally Suleiman wrote, “Wizkid and Davido going on a tour is all you need to know that 2023 is a great year for us. 30BG versus Wizkid FC.”
Adeleye13673967 said, “Without Davido wizkid sold out 02Arena 3 times under 35 min without Davido Wizkid headlined one of the biggest festivals in US, even headlining the show over the like of Rikky Ross and Tyga in their country Wiz MIL of 2020 is still on BB world album chart, and OBO fans think wiz is finished.”
Lordoye1 wrote, “Davido and WizKid love story is like two lovers that will always find their way back with each other no matter how people and circumstances try to tear them apart.”