Afro-fusion artist, Damini Ogulu aka Burna Boy, has topped the 2019 list of Apple Music most streamed artists.
The data , recently released by Apple Music , featured Artists in sub Sahara Africa whose songs were streamed via the platform.
In the heavyweight list , Burna Boy had five songs leaving the other five top slots to other artists including Davido , Wizkid , Joeboy and Rema.
Burna Boy ’s songs ‘On the low ’ , ‘ Gbona ’, ‘ Dangote ’ and ‘ Anybody’ occupied top five alongside his heavy collaboration with Zlatan ‘ Killin Dem ’ . The Grammy – Nominated artist has had a stellar year , leading in every musical front culminating in his 2020 Grammy nomination in the World Music category alongside Angelique Kidjo.
The list also featured Joeboy’ s ‘Baby’. The young artist has been on a steady rise since the release of this song . The Empawa artist just released his new album , ‘ Love and Light ’.
Rema was another young artist that made the list with his song , ‘Dumebi’ .
The catchy tune garnered air play in the first half of the year and shifted same enthusiasts to streaming platforms .
Wizkid , Beyonce and Blue Ivy ’s collaboration, ‘Brown Skin Girl ’ was the number one motivation song for black women around the world . This showed in its streaming numbers on Apple Music . David ‘ Davido ’ Adeleke appeared twice on the list in two interesting collaborations .
The first, ‘Blow My Mind ’ with Chris Brown and ‘One Ticket ’ with Kizz Daniel . Both songs have remained fan favourite till date.