Today on our throwback series at Mp3bullet.ng we will be looking at top 5 Naija Albums that was released 10 years ago and that really made wave in the Nigerian music space.
With several of the artists that released an album 10 years ago off limelight, music stars on this list have managed to stay relevant dropping hits and albums.
Making this mp3bullet.ng’s list is an 18 track album by Timaya. Titled Rebirth, the album that had songs like Watabambam, Life Anagaga among other interesting singles made really made wave in the music industry as it was one of the albums that rocked parties and street carnivals that year. Released on May 28, 2010, it will not be out of place to name Timaya’s Watabambam on mp3bullet.ng’s list of songs that made mad wave.
M.i Abaga – MI2
Also worthy to be on this Mp3bullte.ng’s list is Album from foremost Nigerian rapper M.I Abaga. Released on November 23rd 2010, MI2 which contained 16 tracks was one of the best rap albums released in 2010. The Album which was created in a movie like manner caught the fancy of many rap lovers. Headlining the album was his Action film track, which was closely followed by Beef. With other track like Undisputed Champion and One Naira, MI2 bagged the best rap album at the 2011 headies awards.
Asa – Beautiful Imperfection
Another Worthy mention on this list is Beautiful imperfection by sensational Nigeria singer Asa. Released on October 15 2010, Beautiful Imperfection is an album by Asa with about 12 songs on the Album, Asa’s 2010 album though did not get an award, but was loved dearly by Nigerians who loved good music.
Vector – State of Surprise
On this list is an album from another top-notch Nigerian rapper Vector Tha Viper’s album state of surprise. Released on the 3rd of November 2010, State of Surprise by Vector is a 13 track album that made wave in the music space. The album which was tipped to be the next big thing in the music industry failed to unseat M.I Abaga’s MI2 but tickled the fancy of many rap music lovers.
2baba – Unstoppable (International Edition)
Worthy to be on this Mp3bullet.ng’s list is 2baba’s unstoppable album International Edition. The album which was released on June 27 2010 was released in the heat of controversies that rocked the songster. The songster who was tagged as a womanizer was consistently dragged by comedians and Nigerians for fathering his fifth child from the third woman. The 13 tracks album contained songs like Implication, Rain Drops, Take It Back and Be there, won the Best Album category at the Headies in 2011. The singer also won MTV base artists of the year in 2010 with this same album.