List of popular yoruba artist 2019

    List of popular yoruba artist 2019

For the past years and till now, the music industry has been mostly Yoruba Musicians whom has dominated the music industries and they are really doing great and are contributing to the growth of Nigerian music. Before Fuji music stars had been the big shot of Yoruba Artiste in Nigeria but now things has change completely, we now have Yoruba’s who are into Hip hop,pop afro dance hall and more

Now the Yoruba Afro-beat and Hip-Hop artiste as taking over the music industry from their legend the Fuji music stars. We have so many Yoruba Musicians today and they have been doing well in the music industry. before delving into the list. This list based on certain criteria like the amount of views they have on their YouTube channels also the amount of followers they have on their social media account and the media reports.

So let’s waste no time,starting from 10 to 1

10. Teniola 

Teniola Apata also know as Teni was born on 12th of December 1992, she is the younger sister to popular singer Niniola. Teni is a Nigeria singer and entertainer, she’s from Ekiti state.

Teniola is one of the famous Yoruba musicians in Nigeria, she came into limelight with her dope single called ‘Case’ after she was signed to fast rising record label  called Dr Dolor Entertainment early in 2017 since then Teni have been dropping hit song back to back.

9. Zlaten Ibile 

Zlaten Ibile popularly know as Zanku master, Zlaten is the hardest indigenous rapper in Nigeria. His breakthrough came after the create a dance step called Zanku, the dance  step is now most popular dance step in Nigeria.

Zlaten was born on November 28th, 1995, his from Osun state. His also one of the famous Yoruba Musician in Nigeria. Zlaten as working with top Nigerian Artistes like Davido ,Bruna Boy and Olamide.

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8. Reekado Banks 

Ayoloyi Hanniel Solomon popularly know as Reekoda Banks was born on December 6 1995. The singer was signed to Don Jazzy Mavin record label in 2014 but  he later left the label for his own record label called “Banks Music” in 2018.

Reekado Banks came into lime light in 2014 after his former boss, Don Jazzy release joint hit song called Dorobucci, since then Reekado Banks have been dropping hit songs. His from Ondo state, his the last child of his family. Reekado Banks is one of the famous Yoruba musicians in Nigeria.

7. Kizz Daniel 

Oluwatobioba Daniel Anidugbe also know by his stage name Kizz Daniel. He was born on May 1st 1994. Kizz Daniel breakthrough came the day he release his first song called Woju in 2014 under his former record label G-Worldwide.

In 2017 Kizz Daniel announced his Exit from G-Worldwide Entertainment and form his own  label called Flyboy Inc. since then Kizz Daniel have been doing well in the music scene. He hails from Ogun state, a native of Abeokuta. Kizz Daniel he’s also one of the famous Yoruba musicians in Nigeria.

6. Falz

Folarin Falana better know by his stage name Flaz, his the son of Nigeria human activist and lawyer Temi Falana.

He graduated from the Nigerian law school in Abuja, his also the owner of  record label called “Bahd Guy Records” Falz is one of the famous Yoruba musicians in Nigeria, he is  from Lagos state apart from music, falz is also a Comedian, that was acutally his first carrier start.

5. D’banj

Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo popularly  know by his stage name D’banj the koko master.

D’banj is a singer and entrepreneur D’banj his famous for many good things,his the first Nigeria singer to be signed to G.O.O.D MUSIC Record Label.he has been regarded as leader when it comes to music in Nigeria, he was born in Zaria Kaduna state. D’banj is one of the most famous Yoruba Musicians in Nigeria, he hails  from Ogun state.

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4. Tiwa Savage 

Tiwatope Savage Balogun better know Tiwa savage is a Nigeria singer and actress, her love from music started at a young age. She was born on February 5th 1980 in Lagos .

Tiwa savage have been very close to Wizkid in the past years. In 2012 Tiwa savage signed a recording contract with Marvin records. She is one of the famous Yoruba musicians in Nigeria and the most famous female artiste in Nigeria, in the past years Tiwa have work hard to create big name for herself .

She’s from Lagos State. she came into lime light with the so Kelekele

3. Olamide 

third on the List of popular yoruba artist 2019

Olamide Adedeji also know as Olamide baddo, is a Nigeria indigenous recording artist.

He records mostly in Yoruba, Olamide is the king of the street when it comes to music Nigeria, because he started from the street and he has been showing love to the street.

The was born on March 15th 1989. Olamide break into the music industry in 2010 with his hit song “Eni Euro”. In 2012 he create his own label, which he named YBNL Nation. Olamide has worked with almost all the top artists in Nigeria. Olamide is from Ogun state he’s one of the Nigeria singer who did not change their name.

2. Wizkid 

second on the List of popular yoruba artist 2019

Wizkid is a talented singer and songwriter, He kicked off his singing career at the early age, wizkid is one of the artiste every Nigeria youth wants to be like.

His breakthrough came the day he got signed to E.M.E record label in 2009, he later droped his first song under E.M.E titled Holla At Your Boy. Along the line he left E.M.E and created his on Label called Starboy signing other artists like maleek berry and the rest. Wizkid is one of the biggest artists in Africa.

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Wizkid has built his music to the extent that his fans can’t wait to hear new music from him. he grow up in the street of surulere in Lagos. Wizkid is one of the most famous Yoruba musicians in Nigeria.

He was born on 16th of July 1990, his from Ogun state. Wizkid have worked with top American musicians like Chris Brown, Tyga, and Drake.

1. Davido 

first on the List of popular yoruba artist 2019

No doubt that David Adedeji Adeleke better know by his stage name Davido is the biggest Artiste in Nigeria. Davido is also the richest musicians  in Nigeria.

the singer break into the Nigeria music industry when he featured Naeto C in 2011 since then davido have been dropping hit songs back to back. Davido was born in 21st November 1992 in Atlanta, United State. His from Osun state.

Davido is the biggest Yoruba musicians in Nigeria and one of the richest celebrities in Nigeria. One thing that made him so big, because he carries everyone along. Davido is the most featured artist in Nigeria he’s also the founder of DMW record Label. Indeed Davido is the most popular Yoruba musicians in Nigeria .

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