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. Shekini – P-square
Over 66 million views
With a record 69 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 10th most viewed Nigerian music video on YouTube.
9. Psquare – Collabo
Over 69 million views
The video arguably is the biggest song off their album (double trouble), “Collabo”. Nothing short of a typical P-Square video, the video which features Don Jazzy was shot in South Africa and was directed by Clarence Peters and Jude Okoye. it currently has more than 60 million views on youtube.
8. Wizkid ft Drake – come closer
Over 75 million views
#Fact ‘Come Closer’ video is also Wizkid’s most viewed music video ever.
The clip got its first million views just 24 hours after it dropped. As of right now, the video has 75 Million views on youtube.
7. Davido – If
Over 81 Million views
With a record view of over 81 million views, IF by Davido can be said to be one of his best songs far. This song was so hot R-kelly just couldn’t resist to jump on it.
6. Korede Bello – Do Like That
Over 82 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.
5. Runtown – Mad Over You
Over 88 million views
This here is the one song that propelled Runtown internationally. Back in 2017, this song was the most popular song in Nigeria.
4. Personally – P Square
Over 89 million views
With a record 89 million views and counting, “ Personally ,” the 2014 hit song by the duo of Nigerian celebrity twins Peter and Paul Okoye, P-Square is the 3rd most watched Nigerian music video on YouTube
3. Tekno – Pana
Over 98 million views
Undoubtedly the greatest song of tekno’s career..
2. Johnny – Yemi Alade
Over 103 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 for the most watched African female video of all time. And the second most watched Nigerian video of all time.
1. Davido – Fall
Over 125 million views
This song here was the one song that propelled Davido internationally. The song currently has a whopping 125 million views on youtube and is Davido’s most viewed video ever, it is the most viewed Nigerian Music Video on YouTube and the 5th most viewed African music video on Youtube.