The Most Essential Nigerian Afropop Tracks of the mid-2010s defined an era of quality bangers.
However, here are six (6) most essential and quality banging tracks that have practically ignited an ambiance atmosphere in Nigerian Afropop.
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Below are the most essential Nigerian Afropop tracks of the mid-2010s
Davido – Aye
Aye” is a song by Nigerian singer Davido. It was produced by TSpize, a record producer the song was a cultural redefinition and also peaked at number 5 on MTV Base’s Official Naija Top 10 chart from March 28 through April 3, 2014, it was primarily released to celebrate Valentine’s Day
WizKid – Show You the Money
Show You the Money” is a song by Nigerian Grammy award-winning singer Wizkid, it was released in 2014 around his 24th birthday, it was a heavy banger.
Dr. SID – “Surulere” feat. Don Jazzy
“Surulere” is a song by Nigerian singer Dr SID. It was released on November 13, 2013, as the supporting single from his second studio album Siduction (2013).
Don Jazzy produced the song and was featured on it. “Surulere” peaked at number 1 on MTV Base’s Official Naija Top 10 chart from March 21 through March 27, 2014,.. the singe started impacting and became viral
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Yemi Alade – Johnny
“Johnny” is a song recorded by Nigerian Afro-pop Queen Yemi Alade, that serves as a supporting single from her debut studio album King of Queens (2014). The song was an international smash hit in many countries including Nigeria, Tanzania, Kenya, Ghana, South Africa, etc.
Lil Kesh – “Shoki (Remix)” ft. Davido and Olamide
“Shoki” is a song recorded by a Nigerian singer, rapper, and songwriter, he rose to fame after releasing the hit single “Shoki
Mavins – “Dorobucci” ft. Don Jazzy, Tiwa Savage, Dr. SID, D’Prince, Reekado Banks, Korede Bello, and Di’Ja
“Dorobucci” is a song by a renowned record label, collectively composed of Don Jazzy, Tiwa Savage, Dr SID, Reekado Banks, Korede Bello, Di’Ja, and D’Prince, it was also released on May 1, 2014