Wizkid North America tour with Skales and Banky W, also known as The E.M.E All Stars tour, is racking up huge momentum. The Wizkid North America tour which kicked off last month in Houston, Texas, is scheduled to last till September this year.
Wizkid live performance at a sold out concert.
The E.M.E All Stars performance have been very energetic since their first show kicked off in Houston few weeks ago, the E.M.E crew continues to entertain fans from city to city across the U.S, including Canada.
Wizkid, whose real name is 'Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun', is currently touring the US along with his EME crew, Banky W, Skales, Niyola, and Shaydee. Their first US tour was a breathtaking performance that took place in Houston, Texas on July 4th, just few days after Wizkid turned 23. Wizkid's birthday was on July 16. The exact venue for the concert was 1204 Caroline Street, Downtown Houston, Texas. (See: Wizkid Biography)
The E.M.E All Stars (Wizkid, Skales, and Banky W.), continued the momentum from their Houston show with a second concert in New York, the big apple city on July 28 at The Grand Ballroom. The exact venue for the show was at 630 2nd Avenue (corner of 34th Street) New York NY. Wizkid and the EME boys pretty much shut the show down with a steaming performance that fans are still talking about till date.
In continuation of the EME All Stars North America tour, another concert is scheduled for August 31st at the Velvet Room Nightclub, Atlanta, Georgia - where Wizkid will be performing live with Banky W, Skales, Rotimi, & DJ Xclusive. The venue of the show is at 3358b Chamblee Tucker Rd, Atlanta, GA, and Wizkid fans in the Georgia are dying to see Wizkid perform in their city. Meanwhile, the EME boys are already gearing up for the big show and it's about to go down in the ATL.
The Wizkid North America tour with Skales and Banky W is also coming to Dallas, Toronto, Washington DC, Chicago, Minneapolis, Vancouver, among other big cities especially the African diaspora communities. Watch the video below for more details on the tour:
Wizkid aims to take his music global and since signing the record deal with Akon's Konvict Music label, Wizkid seems to be gaining lots of popularity in new markets, especially in the US, where a bigger market. In a recent interview with DJ Fully Focus, Wizkid talked about new collaboration with big US rappers such as Young Jeezy, The Game, Wale, and a bunch of others.
In the video interview, Wizkid also mentioned of making world music that also appeals to white people, good music that everyone would love. "I want my music to be like when they say African music, the first thing that comes to mind will be Wizkid, that's what am working towards", Ayodeji Balogun added during his interview with DJ Fully Focused. Watch the interview below:
E.M.E All stars of Empire Mates Entertainment are performing their first ever EME all stars album throughout North America this summer. The Empire Mates State of Mind album which is available for download on Spinlet, features EME core artists such as Wizkid, Banky W, Skales, Niyola (E.M.E 1st lady), Shaydee, and DJ Exclusive. The E.M.E album also features guest appearances such as Ghana-Based Rapper, XO Senavoe and US-Based Singer, Rotimi. The ‘Empire Mates State of Mind’ album is a 22-tracked LP that boasts some of the hottest tracks to come out of THE Nigerian music scene this year. The first single of the album "Baddest Boy" is already making waves worldwide, and Wizkid fans expressed their love for the song when released on YouTube few weeks ago.
The E.M.E All Stars North America tour continues till September this 2012 year - city after city, so if you are a big fan of Wizkid, Skales, or Banky W or you just simply love the EME boyz, make sure to grab a ticket for the nearest Wizkid concert coming to your area.
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