Wizkid Scores Another Big Win, Gets US Gold Certification


Wizkid scores another big hit on the international market as his hit song off his Made in Lagos album, ‘Essence‘ which features Nigerian Alte singer, Tems has been certified gold in the United State of America.

This gold certification means that the Starboy has sold 500,000+ units of the track, ESSENCE.

This new Gold achievement is Wizkid’s 3rd certification after his 2017 global hit single ‘Come Closer‘, which features Canadian rapper, Drake went Gold in Canada in 2017 and His joint Starboy record, Soco (feat. Terri, Spotless & Ceeza Milli) went Gold last year 2020, in Canada. But his first US Gold.

Wizkid has now joined Burna Boy, who has one US Gold Certified record for ‘YE’, and Davido, who has 2 US Gold certified records; ‘IF’ & ‘FALL’.

See Certification below