Wizkid - 'Nigeria's Justin Bieber'
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Wizkid - Nigeria's 'Justin Bieber'

African music market has attracted prominent artists heading to Africa to find success. Fuse ODG and DizZY are just some of the UK artists of African heritage heading back to the continent to make their mark.

Radio 1Xtra's DJ Edu has been out to Lagos to meet the hottest artistes and the coolest sounds from Nigeria.

Multi award-winning Wizkid is such a huge star that he has been called "Nigeria's Justin Bieber", although he would prefer to be compared to Usher.

BBC Africa's Peter Okwoche reports.

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  • 24 Mar 2014
  • From the section Africa
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