Aside from his 5-star performance at the just concluded One Africa Music Festival in Brooklyn, a new round of rumors kicked off this morning that Wizkid and US singer, Justin Skye are now an item.
While we continue to dig for more details about their relationship status, let’s take a quick look at the 20-year-old Brooklyn chanteuse.
*Born Justine Indira Skyers or simply Justine Skye on August 24, 1995, in Fort Greene, Brooklyn, New York.
*Her mother, Nova Perry, is a music attorney of Afro-Jamaican and Indo-Jamaican descent, and her father is of Afro-Jamaican descent.
*At a tender age, Justine had her first taste of fame when she tagged along with her mother to a music panel held by performance rights organization BMI. During the question-and-answer session, Justine surprised everyone in attendance by asking to sing. In front of various music executives, she performed a cover of Sam Sparro’s “Black and Gold.”
*While growing up, the Brooklyn native took singing lessons and honed her songwriting, before working with August Rigo and Eric Hudson.
*Justine got her start in music when she performed songs to go with the book “Rules To Rock By”.
*She is known for having made a cover about “Headlines” by Drake which received 2 millions of views on youtube.
*Her debut EP, Everyday Living, helped her ink a deal with Atlantic Records in 2013 and release with them the album Emotionally Unavailable.
*During that time she made a song “Collide” featuring the rapper Tyga.
*In october 2015, she performed at TIDAL10X20 an event created by JAY Z and at a Tommy Hilfiger show in Brazil.
*In 2016 she left Atlantic and signed to Jay Z’s Roc Nation and Republic Records and is currently working on a new album.
*She’s a close friend of Kylie Jenner and both have been spotted at different times together including her 18th birthday getaway in Mexico last summer.
*She’s been spotted with Wizkid in the studio a few times and the duo were all loved up last night at the 2016 One Africa Music Festival in New York.
Here’s what Wizkid will bring to the relationship.🏿