Wizkid, Burna Boy top Spotify’s most streamed artists list.
Grammy winners, Wizkid and Burna Boy have been listed among the most streamed artistes on Spotify in Nigeria in its first 30 days of operation.
Four out of the top five most-streamed artistes are from Nigeria. Topping the list are the country’s beloved superstars: WizKid, Burna Boy, DaVido, and Rema.
Local hits are also resonating the most with Nigerian listeners. The most-streamed track in Nigeria over the past month is ‘Bounce’ by Rema, followed by Wizkid and Burna Boy’s ‘Ginger’ and Davido and Teni’s ‘For You’.
On February 23rd, more than 70 million songs, 2.2 million podcast titles, and over 4 billion playlists became officially available to Spotify listeners in Nigeria for free. Spotify launched with a tailored music experience for Africa with more than 100 expertly curated playlists across some of the most popular genres in the continent.