Renowned Nigerian artist Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, well known as Wizkid is now the first African to hit 8 million monthly listeners on Spotify.

This development has occurred as a result of Wizkid’s new single, ‘Ride it’ which featured TY  Dolla Sign on August 17, 2019.

The Nigerian singer has soared in numbers to hit eight million monthly listeners on the platform, a few days after having only 6.9 million monthly listeners on Spotify,

As a result of this feat, Wizkid emerged as the first African to make this record. The previous record was held by Congolese rapper and singer, Maitre Gims. He had seven million monthly listeners.

A generally accepted song emerged: This ‘Dis Love’ by DJ Spinall which also features Tiwa SavageA few days ago, the singer also featured on ‘Like,’ a new single by British-Ghanaian rapper and singer, Kojo Funds. 

Source: Pulse