Top 10 Trending Nigeria Songs
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Top 10 Trending Nigeria Songs

Nigerian music has grown over years, with artistes featuring international acts and vice versa. It is okay to say that Nigerian music is the “Giant of Africa”, if that makes sense.

Anyways, moving forward, these are the top 10 Nigerian songs this week.                                                                                

1. Duduke – Simi

The beautiful Simi, released Duduke, few months after her single Selense, and it has been a rave, as people are playing this song at every moment. She also released a music video, revealing her baby bump, and it currently hit 3 million views on YouTube. According to Simi,  Duduke means, “a heartbeat or beat of a drum that you move your body to/sing a melody to”; she dedicated the song to expecting mothers, and women praying to be mothers.

Song: Duduke

Artiste: Simi

Genre: Afrobeat

Release Date: March 26, 2020      Producer: Oscar     Label: Studio Brat     Video Director: Adasa Cookey

2. Know you – Ladipoe ft. Simi

Ladipoe of Mavin Records, teamed up with Simi on this beautiful song. It is about two people of the opposite sex who want to be more than friends but restrict their feelings. He released the song a few days after his freestyle Revival Sunday Series.

Song: Know You

Artiste: Ladipoe ft. Simi

Genre: DanceHall

Release Date: April 10, 2020      Producer: Somi Jones     Label: Mavin Records     Video Director: Chris Kets

3. Nobody – DJ Neptune ft. JoeBoy & Mr Eazi

Off his awaited album, “The Greatness II (sounds of Neptune), DJ Neptune features rising star Joeboy and popular Mr Eazi in this song of young love, and devotion at a start of a relationship. In his video he pays homage to the legend, Michael Jackson’s choreography.

Song: Nobody

Artiste: DJ Neptune ft. Joeboy and Mr Eazi

Genres: Afrobeat, Pop

Release Date: March 6, 2020      Producer: Magic Sticks     Label: Neptune Records    Video Director: TG Omori

4. Call – JoeBoy

After releasing Don’t Call Me Back, cutting his baby off, Joeboy finally returns with a plot twist Call, calling her back. The love song is off his upcoming debut album, with its video featuring a sci-fi theme love story.

Song: Call

Artiste: JoeBoy

Genre: Afrobeat

Release Date: April 10, 2020      Producer: Dera    Label: emPawa Africa     Video Director: TG Omori

5. MJ (Michael Jackson) – Bad Boy Timz

Newcomer turned to chart artiste, Bad Boy Timz gives us another single after his Complete Me song in November 2019. He also released an EP, “Timz” with Zlatan and Barry Jhay that same year. He is soon to release a music video.

Song: MJ (Michael Jackson)

Artiste: Bad Boy Timz

Genre: AfroBeat

Release Date: April 3, 2020      Producer: Semzi Beats      Label: Anonymous Music HQ    Video Director: N/A

6. Of Lagos – Mayorkun

Award-winning Afro-pop singer released this brand new vibe Of Lagos. It features an alluring melody, and catchy lyrics, thus very addictive. This hit is a quick follow up to his Geng remix EP. The music video is a documentary of his last year’s Mayor of Lagos concert, reaffirming his position in the Nigerian music industry.

Song: Of Lagos

Artiste: Mayorkun

Genres: Afropop, Pop, Afrobeat

Release Date: April 13, 2020      Producer: Fresh VDM    Label: DMW HQ     Video Director: N/A

7. Something Different – Adekunle Gold

Multi-talented singer gives us Something Different after series of anticipation on social media. This song comes after Jore featuring Kizz Daniel. Once again “AG” as he is popularly called, truly gives us something different, showing us that he can switch genres seamlessly.

Song: Something Different

Artiste: Adekunle Gold

Genres: Afropop, Highlife, Jazz

Release Date: May 1, 2020      Producer: Blaize Beats    Label: Afro Urban Records    Video Director: N/A

8. Away – Oxlade

The first single off his Oxygene EP, Oxlade has served us, “Away”. He has also released a fire song “Breathe” from the same EP, which means the whole project is going to be a hit once it is out.

Song: Away

Artiste: Oxlade

Genres: Afrobeat, Afropop, Highlife

Release Date: March 20, 2020      Producer: Spax   Label: The Plug    Video Director: TG Omori

9. D & G – Davido ft. Summer Walker

The Nigerian/International Popstar released, “D&G“, off his album, “A Good Time“, which is still climbing the charts globally. The classic pop song features Summer Walker. The colorful video was shot in the USA, Davido is known to give us standard videos all the time.

Song: D & G

Artiste: Davido ft. Summer Walker 

Genres: Pop, RnB

Release Date: April 24, 2020      Producer: London on Da Track & Kiddominant   Label: DMW HQ   Video Director: Daps

10. Beamer (Bad Boys) – Rema ft. Rvssian

Rema releases his first song of the year 2020 featuring Jamaican record producer and song writer Rvssian.

Song: Beamer (Bad boys)

Artiste: Rema ft. Rvssian

Genres: Pop

Release Date: February 22, 2020      Producer: Rvssian  Label: Mavin Records   Video Director: N/A

Which is your favorite song? Let us know by dropping your comments and reviews below.

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