Wizkid wins Ashford & Simpson Songwriter’s Award


Wizkid’s collaboration with Beyonce on ‘Brown Skin Girl’ single has earned him the Ashford & Simpson Songwriter’s Award at the 2019 BET Soul Train Awards.

The Soul Train Awards is an annual event, which honours the best soul, hip-hop, and R&B artistes.

The event held at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, U.S.

Beyonce and her seven-year-old daughter, Blue Ivy Carter, also bagged awards.

Blue Ivy won the award for co-writing her mom’s hit “Brown Skin Girl,” a song celebrating dark- and brown-skinned women.

She also gave a vocal performance on the song, which also features Guyanese singer, Saint John.