Nigerian musicians have made their way into the international music scene collaborating with some of the biggest names in the industry. This is the dream of many popular musicians, to be recognised on the international stage.
No doubt, many Nigerian music stars have also gone ahead to feature some top international music stars in their songs over the years. But there is a difference between an artiste featuring an international star in his or her song and getting featured by an international star in a song. In this article, I will be revealing some Nigerian music stars that have been invited by top international music stars for collaboration.
3 Nigerian singers that have been featured by top international music stars in a song.
Temilade Openiyi, better known by her stage name Tems, is another Nigerian who has joined the international stage.
Fresh from being featured in Wizkid’s chart-topping song ‘Essence’, Tems joined Drake on the song ‘Fountains’ off the Canadian’s latest album ‘Certified Lover Boy’.
photo credit:@ Drake/ Tems
Grammy award winner, Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, professionally known as Wizkid, has been doing great since his music career kicked off.
He was featured by top international music star, Drake, on the song title, ‘One dance’.
photo credit:@Drake/ Wizkid
Wizkid has been breaking records while collecting nominations and awards. He was the first African to score seven Billboard nominations, the youngest African to get a Grammy nomination, and the first Nigerian to win three Billboard Music Awards.
3) Burna Boy
Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu, known professionally as Burna Boy, is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, rapper, and dancer. He is one of the biggest and most successful African artistes. He rose to prominence in 2012 after releasing "Like to Party", the lead single from his debut studio album L.I.F.E.
Earlier this year, Burna Boy was featured by Justin Bieber on the hit single, ‘Loved by you’.
photo credit:@Justin Bieber/Burn Boy
Burna Boy has won a Grammy for his album, Twice as Tall, in the Best Global Music Album category.
No doubt, Nigerian music stars are doing great all over the world, and this is proof.
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