Although there are several songs by various artists that make waves in the Nigerian music industry today, there are very few tracks that thrill music lovers each time they are played. Because of their popularity particularly among the youths, the artistes have not only become stars, but millionaires through their sales.
These hit tracks include Ekaete (Maye Hunta):- The track is hinged on the fact that till date we still hear numerous stories on men engaging in amorous relationships with their house girls so the song is basically relaying some of the serious issues that marriages face. It was put together by a South African based Olumayowa Adenkule Odejimi aka Maye Hunta from Ogun State, his new album expected to hit the market soon is called “mayefestation”.
E no Easy (P-Square) The album contains a few party warmers from Peter and Paul Okoye. The dynamic duo also released their newest album ‘Danger’. They are arguably Africa’s most popular contemporary music group with a catalogue of hit songs which include ‘Get Squared’, Bizzy Body, and ‘Do me’. They have also featured guests artistes in their albums namely J. Martins and Tuface.
Lagos Party remix (Banky W) Bankole Wellington aka Banky W is no longer the new kid in the block. Mr. Capable as he is also called has released two brand new singles namely ‘strong thing’ and Lagos Party. He will be releasing his sophomore album tentatively titled. The “W. Experience’ very soon.
Omoba (D’Prince Ft D’banj). After featuring on numerous Mo’Hits records, D’Prince has finally kicked off his solo musical career. Check out 3 singles from his forthcoming album and his hit track ‘Omoba’. D’Prince definitely has a unique flow and there is some thing about his lyrics that keeps you entertained.
Gbamu Gbamu (qice): multiple award Winning Alaopmeji recording artiste first officially dropped the first single of his upcoming album ‘Gbamu Gbamu’. The album which has been tagged the most anticipated album of 2009 features hit tracks upon hit tracts. A fusion of proverbial lyrics in Yoruba, a danceable tune and a unique style that is known to belong to qice.
Champion (General Pype) He was first heard on the club banger’ strong thing’ on Shasha’s album ‘First Lady’ which brought him to the attention of storm records. Since then he has been busy developing his talent and has made other major hits with M.I on Teaser and also on the radio smash ‘Monkey Banana’. The track champion applies to every one everywhere; we can all be champions only stay focused and never give up on the dream, keep pushing.
Happy Days (Weird MC). The controversial Adesola Adesumbo Idowu popularly called Weird Mc is a producer, song writer and rap artiste. She is one of Nigeria’s, indeed Africa’s most sought after rap artiste. The first Nigerian to produce a single video after which she featured in Alariwo of Africa’s ‘Yawa Go Gas’.
Today she is Nigeria’s highest selling female artiste and has a new album titled “broken silence” ‘which has the hot single happy days as one of it.
Come and See (Anny Ft Kefee) Mrs. Anna Ibrahim was a banker turned musician who recently launched her second album titled “Father U Too Much’ in Kano. The gospel artiste’s ‘Come and See’ track is a must listen for every music lover.
Pop champagne (Dr sid): Born Sidney Onoriode Esiri, a multi talented artiste signed into Mo Hits records released his debut ‘Winchi Winchi, ‘Some thing about you’ and Pop Champagne. All the three singles released from his album are certified hits. He has featured in Mo Hits All Stars Curriculum Vitae album and the video for ‘move your body’, booty call ‘Kpere’ and ‘Close to you.’ His debut album ‘Turning point’ is yet to be released.