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 62 million views
With a record 62 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.
10. Psquare – Collabo
Over 64 million views
The video arguably is the biggest song off their recent album (double trouble), “Collabo”. Nothing6 short of an typical P-Square video, the video 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 66 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, despite no sightings of Drake in it. As of right now, the video has 66 Million views.
7. Davido – If
Over 72 Million views
With a record view of over 57.5 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 76 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 77 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. Tekno – Pana
Over 85 million views
Undoubtedly the greatest song of tekno’s career.
3. Personally – P Square
Over 86. 3 million views
With a record 86.3 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.
2. Johnny – Yemi Alade
Over 98 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 99.6 million views
To me this here is the one song that propelled Davido internationally. The song currently has a whopping 99. 8 million views on youtube and is Davido’s most viewed video ever on youtube, and also the most viewed Nigerian Music Video on YouTube.