Twitter has been rife with speculation that rappers Roddy Ricch and Wizkid might be collaborating on new music.
Nigerian rapper Wizkid has made a huge name for himself in the music world. In recent years, the 31-year-old has bagged collaborations with contemporary music legends like Drake and Justin Bieber.
On the other hand, Roddy Ricch, who is only 22, recently made headlines thanks to his collab with Kanye West on Donda.
Why fans think Roddy Ricch and Wizkid are collaborating
Rumors about Roddy Ricch and Wizkid’s collaboration started making rounds after a video of the rappers in a music studio surfaced.
Many took to Twitter to express how thrilled they are about the potential collab. However, it is important to remember that the duo is yet to comment on the same. Hence, a collab may or may not be on the cards.
Fans react to rappers’ clip from a studio
The five-second clip of Roddy Ricch and Wizkid was enough to titillate their fans. Here are some notable reactions.
Rappers’ recent tracks explored
Wizkid, whose real name is Ayodeji Balogun, became the first African artist to be certified Gold in America. The rapper received the honour after 500,000 copies of his 2017 song Come Closer were sold.
Wizkid’s hit Essence, featuring Tems, was released in October 2020. The song was appreciated by American celebs like Snoop Dogg and Kylie Jenner. The song’s remixed version features Justin Bieber.
Roddy Ricch, aka Rodrick Wayne Moore Jr, recently gave the vocals for the song Pure Souls in Donda. The rapper’s collab with Ye was highly appreciated by the fans.