Omo baba olowo, , is literally the baddest guy in the game as far as 2017 in Nigeria is reviewed musically. The ‘’ crooner kept the music industry on lock and put the keys in his pocket. From , to , and , Davido perfected the slogan ‘every single was a hit back to back’
TripleMG star Tekno may not have released a badass song like ‘’ but he is responsible for producing the biggest song this year, ‘’. He also delivered hits like ‘Yawa’, ‘GO’, and which features Wizkid. Tekno is among the few artists who have taken their craft to the international front.
The YBNL boss has been very consistent in the last half of a decade, albeit only changing positions on lists of this nature. after what seem like a difficult start for him finally settled into his own typical kind of music with the very viral hit ‘’.
. did not fall short of her status as she was giving us hits back to back. Her debut song of the year ‘’ is one of the most played songs on radio in the country, and one of the hottest AfroBeats anthems globally this year
9 Mr Eazi
The cool wavy vibe master made it both ways this year. One for his music and secondly for sparking a lot of controversy with his opinions and statement. The ‘’ crooner embarked on one of the most detailed world tour by a Nigerian artist, shortly after releasing his EP, .
At the star of the year, Niniola was already getting a lot of buzz and was on the watch list for many, however not many would’ve predicted what an incredible year she ended up having.
Her major hit record, Maradona, turned her into a mainstream household name along with the follow up, Sicker. All this came in addition to a very well received debut album, This Is Me.