Wizkid, the Nigerian musician and entertainer, has come a long way in his career and has risen through the ranks to the very top.
Wizkid whose real name is Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, recently celebrated his 28th birthday and is widely considered to be one of Nigeria's most successful artistes. However, a longtime ago, the young man we now know as a superstar was a young struggling boy with only dreams to hold on to.
These are some throwback photos showing Wizkid during that era of his life when he was still hustling his way up and they will inspire you to work some more.
Wizkid and an unidentified friend back in the day
Wizkid and Banky W