In the past few years, the global music landscape has been captivated by the intricate rhythms of Afrobeats, with Nigerian artists taking the lead. Transitioning from alternative remixes to wholeheartedly embracing the Afrobeats phenomenon, Nigerian musicians are producing releases that receive widespread international acclaim. Here are 5 tracks we’ve carefully selected, currently dominating the charts and guaranteed to set your playlist ablaze this week.
“Holy Ghost” – Omah Lay
Omah Lay’s mesmerizing new single, “Holy Ghost,” showcases his undeniable talent, blending Afrobeats and Pop into a captivating sound. The catchy melody and intriguing lyrics make it a must-have for any music lover’s playlist.
“Cast” – Shallipopi ft. OdumoduBlvck
Shallipopi presents a masterpiece with “Cast,” featuring OdumoduBlvck. This collaboration adds another impressive chapter to Shallipopi’s discography, promising an experience that will leave listeners yearning for more.
“Escapism” – Bloody Civilian ft. Fave & Tay Iwar
Bloody Civilian’s “Escapism” is an engaging song featuring Fave and Tay Iwar, creating a true masterpiece. With catchy tunes and insightful lyrics, it offers a welcome diversion from daily life, showcasing the extraordinary talents of all three artists.
“NYEM EGO” – BlaqBonez ft. JeriQ
BlaqBonez’s “NYEM EGO” featuring JeriQ is a testament to his musical skill, standing out in his impressive repertoire. This track effortlessly highlights BlaqBonez’s distinctive style and lyrical dexterity, making it a must-add to your playlist.
“MAGICIAN” – Morravey ft. Davido
Morravey enchants with “MAGICIAN,” featuring Afrobeats superstar Davido. Positioned as the 5th track on the RAVI project, this release adds a layer of brilliance to the collection, captivating listeners with its mesmerizing sound and compelling lyrics.