Wizkid’s Latest Single, “Fever,” Just Got The Visual Treatment.
Nigerian Afrobeat star Wizkid, on Wednesday 23, 2018 released the anticipated video for his song Fever. Initially, the track audio version was released 3 weeks ago Sep 30, 2018.
The video upon its release has caused a lot of emotional unrest from fans as the Come Closer hitmaker rope in fellow singer Tiwa Savage to play his lover. The two are seen to be engaging each other in intimate scenes in on of the most romantic settings that movies could provide. The video shows a rollicking wizkid in a hardcore romp with a half-nude Tiwa Savage in the poppy clip.
Speculations about the true status of their rumored relationship began to trend on social media, building conversations that translated to YouTube views. the Fever music video has recorded over one million views on YouTube, 24 hours after its release.
The 28-year-old first achieved the feat in 2017 with the video for his collaboration with American singer, Drake, titled One dance. According to the News Agency of Nigeria, this record-breaking event has made Wizkid the first Nigerian singer to have two songs gathering one million views in 24 hours.
While the frenzy went on, both Wizkid and Tiwa Savage went on their social media pages to profess their friendships, stating that they were simply best friends.
On his Instagram page, Wizkid wrote,
This one is special to me. Made a movie with my best friend.
Similarly, Tiwa Savage wrote,
Love you Starboy. Best friends till the end.
As expected, the Internet is an uncontrolled emotional outburst as fans and critics react to the ritzy video.
The song, together with the single it was released alongside, “Master Groove,” is expected to appear on the artist’s upcoming album Made In Lagos. watch the music video for “Fever” below directed by Meji Alabi.