What A Beautiful Wurld: Nigeria is one of the most beautiful places in the world, filled with talents and mad skills. WE have decided to showcase the hidden beauties of our world and today it’s all about this young talented American-Nigerian singer and songwriter, Sadiq Onifade popularly known with his stage name WurlD.
WurlD who was born on the 2nd of January 1987 (30 years) in Lagos, Nigeria, moved to the US as a teenager where he received his University education at Georgia State University. He studied Computer Science and graduated with a B.Sc.
While at the University, WurlD discovered his interest in music and music performance.
Wurld’s sound is described as ‘Electro-fusion‘ by VIBE.
In late 2012, he dropped his debut single “Beyond Our Dreams” from his debut EP (extended play) Evolution, which was due summer the next year, 2013. By early 2013, WurlD was in the studio with superstar Mario, writing songs for the R&B artiste’s forthcoming album. The musicvideo for Evolution EP second single “Alive” was premiered exclusively via MTV: The Wrap Upon on May 2nd, 2013.
In 2015, WurlD went Certified Gold with his music track titled “Follow You” with Polish disk jockey, DJ Gromee.
In May 2016, WurlD released his Afro-soul record featuring Walshy Fire of Major Lazer and Afro-beat producer Shizzi “Show You Off“. In June that same year, he collaborated with Sir Felix to drop the track “Better Days“. It became the official anthem for DelfSail 2016.
In 2018, he collaborated with Sarz to drop “Trobul” and in February 2019 “Ego“.
In March 2019, WulrD released his first studio album titled Love is Contagious. The 9-track album also contains his hit track from 2016 “Show You Off“.
WurlD co-wrote Davido’s hit song “Blow My Mind” featuring American superstar, Chris Brown.
WurlD has not been nominated or won any awards since the start of his career by he is definitely an artiste to have your playlist.
All WE can say to all this is, you need to be a part of such a beautiful WurlD.