Top 10 Most Viewed Nigerian Music Videos on Youtube
With Internet penetration expanding steadily across Nigeria, video streaming platforms, such as YouTube etc, are becoming an increasingly important medium for sharing, enjoying and appreciating Nigerian music….
Below are the top 10 latest most watched Nigerian music videos on YouTube.
10. Oliver Twist – D banj
Over 43.7 million Views
“Oliver Twist,” the chart-topping song by D’Banj, was released in 2012 as the lead single for the album “D’Kings Men.”
The song was so popular, it debuted at No. 9 on the U.K. Singles Chart and went on to become an international hit.
The official music video was released to YouTube later in 2012, and it quickly became the most watched Nigerian music video on YouTube. It has since fallen to No. 8 on the list, but it still boasts a respectable 42 million views.
9. Psquare – Collabo
Over 47.4 million views
The video arguably is the biggest song off their recent album (double trouble), “Collabo”. Nothing short of an archetypical P-Square video, the flick which features Don Jazzy was shot in South Africa and was directed by Clarence Peters and Jude Okoye.
8. Wizkid ft Drake – come closer
Over 47.9 million views
#Fact ‘Come Closer’ video is also wizkids most viewed music video ever.
The clip got its first million views just 24 hours after it dropped, despite no sightings of Drake in it. As of right now, the video has 47.9 Million views.
7. Bum Bum, Rmx – Timaya ft sean paul
Over 48.3 million Views
Featuring sean Paul in this video obviously is what made the video a hit. So far it has over 48.3 million views On youtube.
6. Davido – If
Over 50.6 Million views
With a record view of over 50 million views, IF by Davido can be said to be the one song that propelled Davido to international fame. This song was so hot R-kelly just coudnt resist to jump on it.
5. Korede Bello – Do Like That
Over 54.4 million views
As at the time this song was released, it was the most played song on both tv and radio.. Nominations garnered by ‘Do like that’ include; City People Music Award for Music Producer of the Year, City People Music Award for Popular Song of the Year.
4. Shekini – P-square
Over 55 million views
With a record 55 million views and still counting, “ Shekini ,” the 2014 hit song by the duo of Nigerian twins Peter and Paul Okoye, aka P-square is the fourth most viewed African music video on YouTube and also P-squares second most viewed music video in Nigeria.
3. Tekno – Pana
Over 57.2 million views
Undoubtedly the greatest song of tekno’s career.
2. Personally – P Square
Over 79.2 million views
With a record 79 million views and counting, “ Personally ,” the 2014 hit song by the duo of Nigerian celebrity twins Peter and Paul Okoye, P-Square is the second most watched Nigerian music video on YouTube.
1. Johnny – Yemi Alade
Over 80 million Views
Yemi made her debut in the music scene in 2009, but it was until 2013 that she released this song and everyone was just blown away. The hit song ‘Johnny’ currently holds YouTube record of the most watched African female video of all time. And the most watched Nigerian video of all time.
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