Monday, January 25

Wizkid Becomes The First African Artiste To Hit 2 Billion Streams On Spotify

Nigerian superstar singer, Wizkid, has become the first artiste from the African continent to attain the enviable feat of hitting 2 billion streams on Swedish music streaming platform, Spotify.

As the world continues to shift from the traditional CD distribution of music, online streaming has become the surest way for artists to earn money from their sweat and Intellectual property, and 2 billion streams is no mean feat.

Wizkid currently ranks 129th on the Spotify artists chat, the highest for any African artiste since the platform was founded in 2006.

As African and especially Nigerian music lovers continue to celebrate the achievement of the Starboy, American on-air-personality, Mike Adam also took to twitter to celebrate the Nigerian entertainment icon.

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