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    6 Nigerian mainstream albums that broke records in the US

    These are 6 Nigerian mainstream albums that broke records in the US

    This is a list of albums by a Nigerian artist that recorded or debuted on the US Billboard 200 Chart in history, thus an afrobeat movement to the world, and here are the 6 Nigerian mainstream albums that broke records in the US.

    6 Nigerian mainstream albums that broke records in the US
    6 Nigerian mainstream albums that broke records in the US

    Billboard 200 is a  chart that ranks the most influential 200 music albums and EPs in the US, It is therefore produced weekly after tracking of sales/streams in US regional metric by Billboard magazine, It is often used to conduct the universality of an artist, Below are the Nigerian artists, Albums, years and number of debuts;

    6 Nigerian mainstream albums that broke records in the US

    King Sunny Ade –  Synchro System

    King Sunny Ade Legendary Nigerian juju instrumentalist, songwriter and singer released the in 1983, it debuted at #111 on the US billboard 200 and spent 29 weeks on the chart, he is the first Nigerian artist to ever debut on the chart



    List Of Nigerian Albums to Ever Debut on US Billboard 200 Chart
    US Billboard 200 Chart screenshots – King Sunny Ade

    Wizkid – Sound from Other Side

    The Nigerian afrobeat heavyweight released the in 2017 and debuted at #107 on the US billboard 200 charts, making the first artist in the last decade to achieve this fit since 1983 (3 decades), it spent 1 week on the chart.

    List Of Nigerian Albums to Ever Debut on US Billboard 200 Chart
    US Billboard 200 Chart screenshots – Wizkid

    Burnaboy – African Giant

    The Nigerian Afrobeat superstar released the in 2019 and debuted at #104 on the US billboard 200 charts, it spent 1 week on the chart.

    List Of Nigerian Albums to Ever Debut on US Billboard 200 Chart
    US Billboard 200 Chart –

    Burnaboy – Twice as Tall

    Twice as tall was released in 2020 and debuted at #54 on the US billboard 200, making the first Nigerian artist to record 2 billboard 200 albums in a consecutive year and it spent 1 week on the chart.



    List Of Nigerian Albums to Ever Debut on US Billboard 200 Chart
    US Billboard 200 Chart –

    Wizkid – Made In Lagos

    Made in Lagos was released in 2020 and debuted at #28 on US billboard 200 albums, making the highest charting Nigerian on Billboard 200 and the second to record 2 Billboard 200 albums, it spent 17 weeks on the chart.

    List Of Nigerian Albums to Ever Debut on US Billboard 200 Chart
    US Billboard 200 Chart –

    Davido – A Better Time

    The Nigerian afrobeat heavyweight released A better time in 2020 and debuted #170 on US billboard 200 albums, it spent 1 week on the chart and was his first-ever entry on the chart.

    List Of Nigerian Albums to Ever Debut on US Billboard 200 Chart
    US Billboard 200 Chart – Davido

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