Posted on July 8, 2019
Top 10 Hottest Nigerian Songs Rocking 2019 So Far (You Won’t Believe No5)
The year 2019 as so far been good in the first quarter. This can also be said for the Nigerian Music industry.
As we have seen the likes of Fireboy DML, BlaqBonez, Rema, T Classic and the likes grow from the average music singer to stars that people want to listen to.
Legwork singer, Zlatan Ibile, has so far been the hottest music act bagging the most collaborations in the past six months.
Here goes the list of top 10 hottest Nigerian songs rocking 2019 so far (January – June):-
1. T Classic – Nobody Fine Pass You
From a lowly beginning mix Naija lead artiste T-Classic is fast becoming a household name with his beautiful tunes.
The singer struck more fame with the release of his hit single ‘Nobody Fine Pass You’.
The single has over the past few months become a fan favourite, so far the music video has garnered over a million views on YouTube.
2. Burna Boy – Killing Dem ft. Zlatan
The ‘Ye’ crooner and Spaceship Entertainment singer had a fantastic run in 2018 with a highly revered ‘Outside’ album and lots back to back hits.
After touring the world towards the end of 2018, Burna Boy dropped ‘Killin Dem’ in December.
The song featured Zanku master Zlatan Ibile. Fast forward to 2019 the tune has been burning the airwaves and topping music charts on TV and radio.
3. Larry Gaaga – Low ft. Wizkid
One of the top Nigerian music mogul Larry Gaaga did well on this one when he pulled in Wizkid for a sensational tune ‘Low’.
Here is an amazing fact: Wizkid has not released any official single in 2019 at the time of writing article.
‘Low’ was just the right tune for millions of the Starboy fans. The song has over 7+ million views at the time of composing this.
4. Rema – Dumebi
Mavin Records / Jonzing World artiste Rema, came into the music industry with a bang.
Signed in March. Rema dropped a self-titled EP with four tracks.
The biggest track on the EP has to be ‘Dumebi’.
The tune became an instant smash hit, ‘Dumebi’ also garnered a million views on YouTube within 14 days day of release.
5. Fireboy DML – Jealous
In 2018, YBNL boss, Olamide signed Fireboy DML to his music imprint as the start of new things for the next rated singer.
He was part of the artiste on the ‘YBNL Mafia Family’ album and his song ‘Jealous’ made the cut.
Although released in 2018, the tune gained organic traction in 2019 as ‘Jealous’ became a huge tune on radio and TV.
6. Timaya – Balance
This year Timaya got to deliver a body of work after some years.
The DM Records boss dropped ‘Chulo Vibes’ EP earlier in 2019.
One of the best tracks on the EP is ‘Balance’ a groovy feel-good track where Timaya tells his rags to riches story.
‘Balance‘ bangs on the streets across Nigeria.
7. Kizz Daniel – Madu
Fly Boy Inc. boss, Kizz Daniel, has been very consistent over the past few years and in 2019 he has maintained the momentum.
He dropped his much talked about ‘No Bad Songz’ album last year.
A standout single on that album is ‘Madu’.
The tune piqued the attention of music lovers this year shortly after the release of the sensual music video which starred Beverly Osu.
8. Naira Marley – Am I A Yahoo Boy ft. Zlatan
Born Azeez Fashola, Naira Marley made news headlines over his outright support for cyber crimes AKA ‘yahoo yahoo’.
Keeping up the flow, the musician released a song ‘Am I A Yahoo Boy’ featuring his buddy Zlatan.
The ‘Issa Goal’ singer was later arrested days after by the EFCC which made the track even more popular and in demand.
At the moment it has over 3+ million views on YouTube.
9. 2Baba – Oyi
Well known legendary Nigerian singer 2Babais celebrating 20 years in the music industry where he has managed to dominate all through those years.
As early as January, 2Baba released his hit tune ‘Oyi’ and it was largely accepted by fans.
The revered singer laid out his song in the usual pidgin English and his native Idoma dialect.
10. Patoranking – Confirm ft. Davido
Straight from the stables of Amari Musiqcame ‘Confirm’ by Patoranking featuring DMW act, Davido.
The song was the first official single taken off Patoranking’s sophomore album titled ‘Wilmer’.
The tune banged on the top radio and TV channels across Nigeria and abroad.
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