5 Top New Kids In The Nigerian Music Scene
As the busiest music industry in the whole world after the United states of America, the
Nigerian music industry has hosted some of the most talented, finest and hardworking
musicians in the past Some of them groomed their brands to an astounding level that has
appeal to the international marketing as Afrobeats keep pushing boundaries. In recent
times, some young musicians are preparing to take over and win fans’ hearts. Here they are:
As one of Mr Eazi’s signing to the Banku music, Joeboy has made reasonable progress by
collaborating and writing top songs with bigger artists. He is also one of the top seeds in the EMPAWA Africa, an initiative which will catalyse upcoming artists’ careers in the already-
Blaqbonez is on the move and he doesn’t fail to show it off. The Chocolate City rapper
released one of the best projects ‘Bad boy Blaq Re-up’ and it has done well on digital
platforms. The lanky and dark-skinned rapper has featured on songs with M.I. and is ready
to take the industry by storm.
- Blaqbonez – YOU RAPPERS SHOULD FIX UP YOUR LIFE (MI Abaga Reply)
3. Fireboy DML
Fireboy’s sound is a mixture of modern Afropop and Afro-Rnb. He has a game that appeals
to young people and he possesses the perks of an emerging youngster in the music industry,
especially after that monstrous tune ‘Jealous’ which was the only song that stayed alive on
the YBNL album.
Rema broke into the Nigeria music with blessings from Jonzing world, a record company
owns by D’Prince, the brother of Mavins records CEO and superstar, Don Jazzy. It’s no
surprise as the teenager has been successful in getting his music to a wide audience of both young and old people. He is a versatile musician with his infusion of Trap, Afropop,
Afrobeats and Bollywood rhythms in his songs. Rema is also rich in his styling and exotic
looks – a look which will appeal to the international audience.
Born and raised in Port Harcourt in Southern Nigeria, his style of music is to the taste of his
audience. After big collaborations with Duncan Mighty, Solidstar, Mr. 2kay, he has stepped
into the limelight and his song ‘No one else’ has been remixed with Teni which has gained
thousands of streams on digital platforms. Idahams is also a talented producer who utilizes
rare elements in creating Afro-rnb and Afro-pop anthems. He is also rumored to be working
on a project which will feature Patoranking, Tiwa Savage and Di’ja.
- IDAHAMS – HEAL THE LAND
- IDAHAMS – NO ONE ELSE
- Idahams – No One Else Remix ft. Teni