Wizkid sells out o2 arena in 12 minutes — Stars like Beyonce, Rihanna and some other artists had also attained the same feat
Wizkid who is one of Nigerian biggest afrobeat giant disclosed selling out o2 Arena tickets in 12 minutes.
The show which is meant to happen in November had been sold out in 12 minutes which poses his big feat in the industry.
Nigerians have taken to social media to discuss who the bigger picture is in the music industry after Grammy Award Winner Burna Boy had reduced his ticket fee since many are not purchasing the ticket when the show is 3 weeks close.
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Check time here wiz purposely said 12 minutes pic.twitter.com/19jMpMkmbQ— RSS entertainment (@Teebigadekunle) August 6, 2021
Wizkid sold out London O2 Arena tickets in less than 15minutes. He did it in a record time of 12minutes.— #OurFavOnlineDoc 🩺🇳🇬🇬🇧💎 (@DrOlufunmilayo) August 6, 2021
Only 6 other people have achieved this feat- an elite list that includes Rihanna, Beyoncé and Rolling Stones.
Wizkid will end up as the Greatest ever from Nigerian HipHop.
Burna Boy had been unable to sell Tickets for his “Twice as Tall” album which is 3weeks close.
Apes are saying Wizkid sold out O2 in 12 minutes cos his tickets price (£48) are cheaper than Burna's (£53)— Sakpo, THE LUCIFER (@sakpo0007_) August 6, 2021
Meanwhile Wiz has sold out several venues for his North America Tour, tickets price ranging from $100 – $800 compared to Burna's $30 that are yet to be sold out
[After Wizkid's tickets sold out in 12 mins]— v¡vą♡🏁 (@realviva02) August 6, 2021
Burna boy: Oya buy 1 ticket and get 2 free pic.twitter.com/uxfkMXGHQa
According to some sources, BurnaBoy had slashed the ticket fee by 70% to make it affordable for fans but all to no avail.
Some top musicians who has also sold out o2 Arena in few minutes…
- Beyonce: She sold out o2 Arena within 12 minutes in 2014 when she visited for her “The Mrs. Carter Show World Tour”
- Rihanna: She also sold out o2 Arena in 10 minutes when she visited London in 2011 for her Lord tour
- Monty Python: Moty Python sold out the o2 arena (ten shows) within 43seconds.
- The Rolling Stone: It took The Rolling Stone (rock band) only 7 minutes to sell out the o2 Arena for their 50th-anniversary show in 2012
- The Spicy Girl: After the group announced their reunion tour, they sold out in 38 seconds.
Although, another Nigerian Afribeat singer Davido revealed he sold out his concert in the year 2019