Gone are the era of CD plates and cassettes, and with radio plays being relegated in favour of online streaming at the moment, artistes have no option than to flow with the tide.
Following the implosion of Afrobeats and online streaming which is gaining massive acceptance across Nigeria, Nigerian artistes are seeing huge growth in music streams.
Popular streaming company, Spotify has positioned itself as a go to platform and inevitably, musicians are taking their songs their in numbers for their ever teeming fans to enjoy.
“Love Nwantiti” crooner, CKay recently dethroned Davido from the 4th position, pushing the DMW founder down to 5th position. CKay currently has 880million streams thanks to his hit song which became a viral TikTok sensation.
At 3rd place is MrEazi with 1.5billion streams to his name while Burna Boy (2billion+) and WizKid (4billion+) take the 2nd and 1st position respectively.
At 4billion+ streaming numbers, WizKid is the undisputed king of Spotify streams.
5. DAVIDO = 700Million+
4. CKAY = 880Million+
3. MREAZI = 1.5Billion+🥉
2. BURNA BOY = 2Billion+🥈
1. WIZKID = 4Billion+🥇