The hits that the Nigerian Songs & Nigerian entertainment industry have consistently produced this year have been really applaudable and amazing. Remarkably, Afrobeats mainstream musicians have continued the country’s tradition of prolific musical creativity in the global music scene with some outstanding records and productions.
With the aid of our weekly playlist, we wish to liven up your week. You know that we only offer you the best music available, and we have undoubtedly included some of your favourites. Look at our list of the finest 11 Nigerian songs to add to your playlist this week.
- 2:30 – Asake
This year, Asake came through with the magnificent solo record “2:30“. You definitely have to include this Amapiano music in your playlist today. Asake continues to establish himself as one of the most promising musicians in the Nigerian music industry with the release of the hot single, 2:30. Asake‘s beautiful studio record “2:30” -his 2023 musical output – is a masterpiece.
One of Nigeria‘s most promising musicians has once again shown why he is one of the country’s emerging stars. While their artists keep setting new standards, YBNL Records has experienced a variety of successes. Additionally, Asake uses this solo song to demonstrate his independence and talent for writing great bangers like “2:30”. Asake is popular and well-known in Nigeria for releasing songs on a regular basis with a contemporary spin on street pop. Since it was released, 2:30 has become an appreciated song that is frequently played in streets, clubs, and parties.
- Charm – Rema
The deluxe edition of his 2023 album, “Rave & Roses (Ultra)”, has this song, Charm, as the album’s 11th track – and it seems to be the hottest track of the album right now. The talented vocalist, Rema, who is loved by music fans worldwide added an additional four songs without using a guest performer.
The “Calm Down” crooner, Rema, utilized the song “Charm“ to showcase his outstanding talent and vocal prowess in the music industry. His distinctive approach and voice give the song more depth and richness, creating a really unforgettable listening experience. Your playlist definitely begs for this song to be added this week.
- Feel – Davido
The stunning song “Feel” by Davido enthralls his lovely and expanding fanbase. It was released and made available to music listeners’ delight in 2023, and it has since become a huge sensation worldwide.
Notably, one of the songs on his most recent album, “Timeless“, is “Feel“. Davido returned with “Timeless“, his fourth studio album, which was distributed by DMW, Columbia, and Sony. The Afrobeats genius rises with all of his might this time to create another special offering for his lovely fan base, just as his excellent deed was witnessed on the whole project, we have heard it very evident on “Feel”. You should add this amazing tune to your playlist this week.
- Where Dem Dey – Laime ft. Odomodublvck
Laime is a Nigerian artist who mixed Afrobeats, Highlife, R&B, and Hip Hop in his new tune, “Where Dem Dey“, which has achieved enormous popularity. The rising star solicited the expertise of renowned Nigerian rapper and recording artist Odumodublvck to make a club anthem.
Notably, Laime debuts on the music scene with the mind-blowing jam “Where Dem Dey“. The magnificent hit track is a blockbuster hit and a fantastic tune you don’t want to miss.
- Aquafina – Young Jonn
The Afro-pop music icon and Chocolate City record producer, Young Jonn, presents this meticulously composed music which he labels Aquafina. Notably, this is Young Jonn‘s second delivery for the year 2023 – the song comes after his smash hit song, “Currency“, with vocals by Olamide, which narrates real-life events and is still performing highly on various music charts.
Remarkably, Young Jonn is steadily building a distinctive career for himself thanks to his unique style, which incorporates Afropop, R&B, and Afrobeat. Young Jonn solidifies his position as one of Nigeria‘s most unique and exciting musical talents to be reckoned with this most recent release, “Aquafina“. You would love adding this beautiful music to your playlist as the Xtra Cool crooner, Young Jonn, never disappoints.
- Trumphet – Ckay ft. Olamide
“Trumpet” is a heartwarming and gripping song by prominent Nigerian rapper, singer, and songwriter Olamide, who features global Afrobeats sensation, Ckay, who gets a verse to show off his evident talent to fans and the music industry at large. This is a fantastic song to have on your playlist.
The song is a masterfully composed work that highlights Olamide and Ckay‘s individual talents – both musicians showcase their vocal prowess and musical skill – with the music production overseen by P.Priime and CKay.
Notably, Trumpet is only the most recent album in Olamide‘s discography. The talented rapper has continuously produced successful songs, which has helped him develop a devoted fanbase. Ckay‘s silky vocals, meanwhile, offer another layer and heighten the appeal of the song.
- Calm Down – Rema ft. Selena Gomez
Rema has proven to be a super skilled Nigerian musician as he is known for fusing hip-hop with Western elements and his “Afrorave” sound, an Afrobeats subgenre with Arabian and Indian music influences, offers the remix of his hit song, Calm Down, – Selena Gomez is featured in the song and gave it some extra flavor.
The American music diva, Selena Gomez, is featured in Calm Down (Remix), which was produced by one of Nigeria‘s finest music producers, Andre Vibez. This creative music match has created one of the biggest tunes this year in the world. “Calm Down” quickly became the project’s most popular tune. Notably, the original song, which was included in Rema‘s debut album titled Rave & Roses, became the most popular song in France.
The Calm Down (Remix) has pushed the deluxe version of Rema’s debut album, Rave & Roses Ultra, to bigger heights as it breaks outstanding records, global charts, and the billboard. You should definitely add this amazing tune to your playlist this week.
- Soweto Remix – Victony ft. Omah Lay
One of the beautiful things about this record is how the song’s snippet was so casually mesmerized by users of social media, particularly TikTok. “Soweto” is a tune that provides music lovers with a wonderful listening experience and includes vocals from another great singer, Omah Lay, who gives the music his own distinctive flavor.
Together, the two musicians produce a work of art that will delight aficionados of Nigerian music and beyond. Victony has recently been in charge of the Nigerian music scene thanks to his exceptional vocals. “Soweto (Remix)” by Victony featuring Omah Lay and Tempoe is a great choice if you’re looking for a new lit song to add to your playlist.
- Many Things – Zinoleesky
The Nigerian musician, Zinoleesky, makes a comeback with the song, Many Things. The song released this year 2023 has an appealing sound and enticing lyrics have been deliberately constructed to leave an impression on listeners and will leave them wanting more.
It’s fair to note that Zinoleesky is progressively establishing a reputation for himself. Despite being a featured artist on several songs that are still in the top 10 of the charts, he wasted no time in releasing his first single for the year 2023 and isn’t showing any signs of slowing down. The Marlian Record hitman, Zinoleesky, makes an appearance following the release of his “Grit & Lust” second studio extended playlist, which covers eight seductive euphonies and includes vocal features from other new Gen artists.
Mohbad makes his recording debut for 2022 with the stunning “Ask About Me” solo effort. The soundtrack, which features Amapiano, should unquestionably be on your playlist. We are excited to hear what Mohbad has in store for us in the future after reaffirming his status as one of the most promising artists on the Nigerian music scene with the release of the hot new single, Ask About Me.
The solo single “Ask About Me by Mohbad” is unquestionably one of the best songs of the year, and it is deserved praise. The production is the work of British-Ghanaian music producer Nektunez, who is renowned for creating the most beautiful sounds.
- Duffel Bag – Joeboy
Nigerian superstar, Joeboy, has released a brand-new masterpiece soundtrack titled Duffel Bag. With appealing lyrics and a groove-inducing tempo, this song is a combination of Afro-pop and Afrobeats that will get you moving your body in no time.
Joeboy demonstrates his mastery of music and his capacity to write songs that connect with listeners once more. Since the Afropop sensation first gained recognition, he has been one of the most sought-after musicians in Nigeria, plus, he has consistently produced hit after hit, with no signs of slowing down or stopping. The rising star, Joeboy, keeps imprinting his name on the brains of numerous music lovers with songs like “Duffel Bag“.