Naija 2′ The World: 21 Biggest Nigerian Songs In 2021

The year 2021 saw the release of a slew of successful singles that transformed the perception of “Afrobeats to the World.” Nigerian artistes have upped their game and are showing the world that they have what it takes to take over the Global music Scene, from Tiktok Sensations to Grammy Winning Albums, Singles making it to the top ten in the Billboard Hot 100 Top Ten Singles and Most Shazamed songs in the United States.

The Twenty one Biggest Songs by Nigerian Artists in 2021 are presented to you. This list was compiled using metrics such as streams, airplays, social media integrations, pop influence, media attention, and co-signs, among other things. The list is not arranged in any particular order.


1- Joeboy : Alcohol


2- FireboyDML : Peru


3- Ayra Star : Bloody Samaritan

4- Tiwa Savage feat Brandy – Somebody Son

5- Kizz Daniel : Lie


6- Omah Lay : Understand


7- Bella Shmurda – Rush


8- Jaywillz : Medicine


9- Flavour : Levels


10- Olamide – Rock


11- Adekunle Gold feat Davido – High


12- Ladipoe : Feelings featuring Buju


13- Ruger : Bounce


14- Teni : For You ft Davido


15- Guchi : Benzema


16- Larry Gaga ft Phyno and Flavour : Egedege


17- Ajinomoix – Focus


18- Wande Coal – Come My Way


19- Wizkid Feat Tems – Essence


20- Davido : Champion Sound featuring Focalistic


21- Burna Boy : Kilometre

The calendar year 2021 is still in effect. However, it is safe to say that the year has been a good one for the music scene, with mad jams in the street, back-to-back hits, and a wide recognition of African music. Furthermore, the Grammy Awards won by Burna Boy and Wizkid are huge stepping – stone for African music, and they have laid the groundwork for more to arrive from the African music scene.


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