Thursday, October 21, 2021
HomeENTERTAINMENTWizkid's 'Essence' Set To Become The First Nigerian Record To Hit Platinum...

Wizkid’s ‘Essence’ Set To Become The First Nigerian Record To Hit Platinum In The US

Grammy-winning Nigerian musician Wizkid’s groundbreaking Billboard Hot 100 smash, ‘Essence,’ was rumored to have reached one million in sales equivalent on September 21, 2021.

However, Chart Data, a reputable source, broke the story which comes just two weeks after the song was certified Gold in the United States, making it Wizkid’s second Gold record after Drake’s ‘Come Closer.’ ‘Essence’ is the first Nigerian song to achieve platinum status in the United States with this achievement.

Read Also: Top 5 Running Nigerian Albums On Billboards’ World Music Album Chart

‘Essence’ has risen to No. 17 in the charts after falling last week. Turntable Charts, Nigeria’s leading music journal, has stated that ‘Essence’ was the third most popular Nigerian song in 2021.


For More trending music, celebrity gists, and more, follow all our social media platforms. Subscribe to our YouTube channels and follow our pages.



Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

- Advertisment -

Most Popular