Wizkid Announces 5-Year Music Hiatus: Football, Golf, and More
Wizkid, the multi-award-winning music sensation, has taken to Instagram to surprise his fans with the news of his upcoming break from the music scene. In a series of Instagram posts on a Sunday, Wizkid, also known as Ayodeji Balogun, revealed his intention to step away from music for a considerable period. This announcement has left fans curious and intrigued about his plans for the future.
In his social media posts, the ‘Essence’ crooner stated that he would be taking a break from the music scene for a duration of four or maybe five years. This unexpected revelation has stirred a mix of emotions among his fans, who have been eagerly following his musical journey. Wizkid’s decision to take a step back from music reflects his desire for a change and new challenges.
Exploring New Horizons
What makes this announcement even more fascinating is Wizkid’s contemplation of alternative paths during his hiatus. In his posts, he humorously mentioned the possibility of pursuing a career in football or golf. This intriguing idea has sparked discussions and speculations about what lies ahead for the music star.
In his own words, “Back in 4 years, make una papa chop him money small or maybe five or I fit still go dey play ball now. Or make I start dey play golf. fifa or wrestling b*tch! All of una dey craze! Everybody dey mad.”
This isn’t the first time Wizkid has publicly declared a break from the music scene. In 2019, the singer shared his plans for a hiatus via his X account, stating, “Gone till March! Thank you.” Such breaks are not uncommon among artists, as they provide an opportunity for rejuvenation, self-discovery, and the exploration of new interests.
As Wizkid prepares to embark on his music hiatus, fans and the industry alike will eagerly await his return, wondering what exciting ventures and experiences he will bring back from his time away.