Wizkid has reached another height with his 2017 song, Come Closer, which features Canadian rapper, Drake. The song has been certified platinum in the UK and gold in Australia. This comes shortly after the iconic singer bagged a Grammy Award. Wizkid won the Best Music Video for his song with Beyoncé; Brown Skin Girl, from Lion King: The Gift album.
According to the BRITS Certified Awards website, songs are awarded platinum status when they achieve 600,000 units of sales. The records are awarded the gold status for 400,000 units and silver for 200,000 units, but this would be based on Official Charts Company data.
Also, a tweet from Africa Facts Zone revealed the latest feat achieved by Wizkid.
The tweet read, “Wizkid’s Come Closer ft. Drake has gone Platinum (600,000 sales) in the UK and Gold (35,000 sales) in Australia.”