Hyzah from Nigeria may not be well-known around the world, but that could soon change thanks to a bit of attention from the Six God. “Just yesterday i had only 2 followers only to wake up this morning to see Drake @champagnepapi following me,” he wrote alongside a screenshot of the famous follower. The move changed Hyzah’s life overnight. Recognizing the young man’s skills, Drake decided to add him amongst the 2,403 people that he’s following. (@JeJaiye) January 10, 2021
Facebook so I just heard this guy as I was strolling in my area… pic.twitter.com/s2ZwKF6jnB
— Take Me Out Now (@AmaraAgwu) January 9, 2021
Guys take one min of your time to check out @OfficialHyzah Mans Got mad sound ?????… Drake Dm him already on IG. Wearing a colorful patterned shirt while sitting on a crate in the capital of Lagos, Hyzah freestyled in his local language and was recorded by a passer-by who posted the clip on Twitter. You guys are amazing!!”
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The Nigerian’s fame has continued to grow, and his follower count is at more than 80K at the time of writing. “Thanks for the love & repost!! Drake gave some strength to aspiring Nigerian artist Hyzah, growing his Instagram by almost a 100K in one day. ??????way up!!! A video of the African singer caught Drizzy’s eye, and he then proceeded to follow him on the ‘gram. As proof that talent can be found in all corners of the globe, the video went viral, and the “Laugh Now Cry Later” rapper was one of those who saw it. Hyzah, Grace has found you.. An aspiring artist has just been given a massive nod of approval from none other than Drake. The Grammy winner also slipped into Hyzah’s DMs with the simple but powerful message, “U are amazing.” The aspiring rapper called himself “just a young boy searching for greatness” in his Insta bio, and thanks to Drake, he seems on his way to finding it. pic.twitter.com/uhG3sMPe9L
— Jaiyejeje Omo IYALODE..?