2023 at the SoundStorm Festival runs out after being absent from the spotlight for over six months, it is not surprising that this performance was one of the most talked about of the year 2023.
Wizkid was announced as one of the headline acts for the biggest regional festival in the Middle East, the SoundStorm Festival in Saudi Arabia and the news of his performance for the first time was a welcomed development by fans who were eager to see the Grammy award-winning singer take to the stage once again following his absence from the spotlight after the sad loss of his mother.
The date Wiz was scheduled to perform was on Thursday, December 14, 2023, and fans turned out in large numbers to support one of Africa’s biggest music exports.
It was a night to remember for many as the festival became a way for both the singer and his fans to communicate once again and reassure each other of their love and support for one another. Fans sang along word for word to many of the singer’s greatest hits such as Daddy Yo, Ginger, Essence and many more.
Wizkid also professed his love indirectly to the fans with his live rendition of the song that warms the hearts of many, Smile, with the Grammy award-winning singer featured on the song, H.E.R.
From his introduction on stage by his personal hypeman and associate D Tunez to his last song performance Wizkid created a remarkable and energy-filled atmosphere at the SoundStorm Festival 2023. Fans are buzzing as to what to expect from the singer in the coming year 2024 and so are we.
Catch the highlights of the best moments on stage at the SoundStorm Festival 2023: