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Asake Hugs The Spotlight Again: Wins Most Streamed Artist on Boomplay 2023

Asake continues to ride high on the wave of success, claiming the top spot as the most streamed artist of the year in Boomplay’s recently released 2023 Recap List.

His album, “Mr. Money With the Vibe,” secured an impressive second place for the Most Streamed Album, following Davido’s “Timeless.”

The breakthrough artist of 2022, known for the hit single “Omo Ope,” maintained his upward trajectory in 2023 with the release of his highly acclaimed sophomore album, “Work of Art.”

Featuring chart-topping singles like “2:30” and “Amapiano,” the latter even earned a nomination for Best African Performance at the 2024 Grammys. Another standout track, “Lonely At The Top,” further contributed to Asake’s chart-topping success.

According to Boomplay’s data, Asake outshone other prominent figures like Seyi Vibez and superstar Davido to become the most streamed Nigerian artist of the year.

In the female artist category, global singing sensation Ayra Starr claimed the title of the most streamed female artist in Nigeria.

Joining her on the list were Afrobeats superstar Tiwa Savage and gospel music star Mercy Chinwo.

For rising artists, Shallipopi, the breakout star of 2023, secured the top spot as the most streamed rising artist, alongside hip-hop stars ODUMODUBLVCK and Spyro.

Omah Lay’s “Soso” emerged as the most streamed song in Nigeria, with Adekunle Gold’s “Party No Dey Stop” also making a noteworthy appearance on the list.

Boomplay’s comprehensive recap paints a vivid picture of the dynamic and diverse landscape of the Nigerian music scene.

Asake’s dominance in the streaming charts stands as a testament to his significant impact on the industry throughout 2023.

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