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Few days ago Burna Boy caused an uproar among music lovers by calling himself the best and the one that created the respect which other Nigerian artistes now enjoys.

The debate about who really brought that respect and paved way for other artistes arise and for sure we have some artistes in Nigeria that has represented us in Africa and beyond and has really put us on the world map.

In no particular order, here are the top 5 artiste that we believed paved way for Burna Boy 👇

1.  Femi Kuti

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Femi Kuti is undoubtedly one the Godfather’s in Nigeria music scene. He embraced the Afrobeat culture from his late father Fela Kuti which the likes of WizkidBurna Boy and almost all Nigerian artiste now embrace too.

With a couple of Grammy nominations and winning some international awards, Femi Kuti has really represented Nigeria and he has put us on the world map.

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2. D’banj

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The Koko master is arguably the best entertainer in Africa, he signed a deal with Sony Records to bring Sony Music to Africa.

Asides having a deal with the likes of Kanye West and Dr Dre and other top international figures, D’banj has been representing Nigeria and Africa in World summits.

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3. Wizkid

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Call him Baba Nla, call him Daddy Yo, Wizkid is a pride of Africa. Wizkid was the first African artiste to sold out the popular 02 Arena in London twice.

With numerous awards to his name he is also the first African artiste to bag seven Billboard nominations asides being the youngest African to get a Grammy nomination and the first Afro pop artiste to appear on Guinness Book Of Records.

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4. Davido

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Asides winning numerous awards home and abroad, Davido has performed on World stages.

Davido’s song FAll is the only song by an African artiste to reach the highest peak on Billboard. He has also sold out the popular 02 Arena in London.

No doubt Davido has represented and has put Nigeria on the world map.

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5. Asa

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We have to respect Asa for claiming a Nigerian and not a French citizen. She has won numerous awards to her name and has allowed the western world to respect talents from Nigeria.

She has performed on the world stages and she has created a lovable soul music different from what others are doing.

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Multi talented singer and A THOUSAND FEELINGS crooner C Wayne mark his birthday today 27th October with a big tune and also he dedicates this same tune to the love of his life. (DOWNLOAD HERE)..

We the #BEATAFRIKA team wishes him more successful years and many more celebrations to come.

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Popular Nigerian singer, Adekunle Gold has announced that his 4th studio album is in the works and will be dropping soon.

The entertainer and father of one had asked his fans to brave themselves for his best album yet.

He made the announcement via his Instagram page after he performed his final show of the #AGBabyInYaCity tour in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

He wrote;

Tonight I performed at Pittsburgh, the final show of the #AGBabyInYaCity tour. It’s been an absolute pleasure watching y’all sing my songs back to me. I had so much fun meeting and singing my heart out to y’all. Thanks for rocking with the boy. I’ll be back next year and it’ll be much bigger. Also, my 4th studio album is coming soon. Get ready for My Best Work Yet! All My love.

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Brymo Brags About Being ‘Artiste Of The Year’ For 8 Consecutive Years

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Nigerian singer, Brymo has stirred controversy on social media after referring to himself as the ‘most innovative artiste’ in Nigeria.

The Ara singer took to Twitter to brag about being the most innovative artiste in Nigeria. According to him, he’s been the ‘artiste of the year’ since 2013, obviously out-doing some of his colleagues who are not yet to be nominated for the title.

With his post, he completely disregarded the achievements of his colleagues; Wizkid, Davido, and Burna Boy who won ‘Artistes of the year’ at a point in their Careers.

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As expected, his tweet didn’t go unnoticed by Twitter users who wasted no time in ripping him to shreds. They warned him not to provoke them with nonsensical tweets. Some tagged him as an upcoming ‘Blackface’ whose aim in the industry is to stir controversies and watch others fight his battles for him. Others were kinder with their words, they commented that Brymo is underrated and unappreciated in Nigeria.

Read some of their comments below,

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