Ikorodu Bois gets Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards nomination
By Guardian Exclusive
10 February 2021 | 1:50 pm
Young boys and internet sensation, the Ikorodu Bois known for recreating and mimicking multi-million-dollar music videos, Hollywood film trailers, and epic pictures have been nominated for a Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Award.”
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