Top 10 2019 Hit songs
At the beginning of the year,the Nigerian music industry had a slow start. It was almost like there will not be the release of any hit song like we had in 2018.
However, at last we have a list of 10 top Hit songs that has loaded the Nigerian air waves.
10. WizKid – ‘Joro’
The hip hop and afro beat star has not disappointed his fans with the release of this hit song- ‘joro’.
The song ‘Joro’ is fully loaded as it is simple, groovy and sensational. The ‘Joro’ music video is about a character who is totally overwhelmed by a state of ‘mindlessness’ and can’t seem to refrain herself from dancing to this Starboy hit.
9. Burna Boy – ‘Another Story’ (feat. M.anifest)
This is another hit song from the top Nigerian music star: Burna Boy.
‘Another story’ was released a day before Nigeria’s Independence Day on 1 October, We guess it’s Burna Boy’s special musical skills that has kept him at the top this year.
‘Another story is a political song with a deep message though it’s light and can be easily remembered by his fans.
8. Joeboy – ‘Baby’
This video has a million YouTube views despite the fact that Joe boy is an upcoming act and the video is an animated music video;this is quite unusual.
One of the reasons this song has such huge number of views is that it is one of the songs chosen by Mr. Eazi’s Empawa Initiative.
The video showcases simple love story between two characters and definitely the song is really appealing.
7. Timaya – ‘Balance’
Timaya’s ‘Balance’ is a grovey dancehall song.
6. Olamide – ‘Woske’
Olamide just as he did last year: mixing foreign and Nigerian styles in ‘motigbana’ which was a hit, he has done it again this year with his hit song ‘woske’.
Though the hit song ‘woske’ maintains a Nigerian vibe, it also has some elements of disco.
5. DMW, Davido & Zlatan – ‘Bum Bum’
This hit song “Bum Bum” was released under Davido’s record label: DMW. The song is a blend of vocals from the latest popstar and rapper: Zlatan.
4. T Classic – ‘NFPY
“NFPY”- Nobody fine pass you is a Traditional Yoruba love song by T Classic. it combines soft strings with a breathtaking pop beat.
3. Zlatan – ‘Zanku (Leg Work)’
This soundtrack is the present dance craze in the country.
Though the song was released last year, the video was released this year and as anticipated by the fans, the video is filled with the ‘leg work’ dance steps.
2. Fireboy DML – ‘Jealous’
‘Jealous’ is produced by Olamide’s group YBNL. Though Fireboy is a young act, his song ‘Jealous’ has become a fan favorite.
1. Burna Boy x Zlatan – ‘Killing Dem’
Burna Boy and Zlatan are two hot artistes in Nigeria as of now, no wonder the song ‘killing dem’ is a bang. This is a song whose beat you can’t resist, you will surely move your body when you listen to it.