Nigerian’s Wizkid to Feature in ‘Across the Spider-Verse’ Soundtrack
Nigerian Afrobeats star Wizkid has been announced as one of the artists to feature in the upcoming ‘Across the Spider-Verse’ movie.
The announcement was made by platinum-selling music producer Metrobooming who is responsible for producing the soundtrack.
The multi-award-winning artist Wizkid is set to bring Afrobeats to the Marvel franchise as it is becoming one of the biggest genres in the world and the music is reaching listeners across different parts of the world where Nigerian superstars are topping charts and selling out choice venues.
Other artists confirmed for the soundtrack include Swae Lee who alongside Post Malone made the soundtrack for the first installment of the movie.
Rappers Nas, Lil Wayne, 2 Chainz, 21 Savage, A$AP Rocky, JID, A Boogie With Da Hoodie, Lil Uzi Vert, and others were also announced as part of the soundtrack.
The second installment of ‘Spider-Verse’ comes after the prequel ‘Into the Spider-Verse’ released in 2018 grossing over $380 million.