Earlier in the year we noted a slow start in the Nigerian music industry. The political song delivers a strong message while keeping it light and relatable to his fans. Whether you're at home or in the club, this one's a winner. It's not very common for an animated video or a visualiser for a song by an upcoming act to get a million YouTube views. But that is what Joeboy's visualiser for 'Baby' has done.
Here are 10 outstanding Nigerian music singles rocking the music/party scene.
Chinedu Okoli born 23 November , better known by his stage name Flavour N'abania or simply Flavour , is a Nigerian singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. He began his musical career as a drummer for a local church. He is currently signed to 2nite Entertainment. In , he released his self-titled debut album N'abania. In , Flavour released his second studio album Uplifted. The album's success made Flavour one of Africa's most sought out artists. Flavour was booked to perform at numerous concerts and social events following Uplifted' s release. Flavour, who is well known for his ability to sing fluently in the Igbo language , was born in Enugu State , Nigeria. The resident pastor at his church introduced him to a friend, Chris I. In , Flavour moved on from playing the drums and started playing the keyboard.
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Which are your favorite Nigerian music singles? There is no dearth of music in Nigeria. Almost every day, new songs are being dropped by Nigerian musicians as they hold their ground as the lifeline of parties in the country. The year-old artiste delivers the tune with unique vocal gymnastics that would stick the Yolo, Yolo chorus to any mind. Her makeup in the very colourful video of the single pays tribute to the legendary Afrobeat King, Fela Anikulapo Kuti.
Editors' Notes The most-played songs in Nigeria, updated every day. Sign In. Top Nigeria Apple Music. Way Too Big. Burna Boy. Twice As Tall. Level Up Twice As Tall [feat. Youssou N'Dour].