2018 has been an honest for Nigerian music. everybody has shone brilliantly through music in 2018 and not solely music, endorsement deals, foreign waves and privateachievements are inculcated into the unbelievably successes our artistes have had in recent months.
For Davido and Wizkid, it’s just like the standard circle. They unharness their songs, get featured on foreign songs, some international waves additionally, PR stunts that additional create them keep atop the trending news, you simply come to life to determine these guys trending each week.
It’s just like the Music trade is evolved around them. This year, it’s been Wizkid, Davido et al.. However, each can forever be compared.
It’s associate degree illusion that has been affected on the media, created by the fans of each parties World Health Organization agree and disagree on who’s the simplest.
So we have a tendency to raise World Health Organization really has done higher this year? Let’s go down the lane…
This year, Davido and Wizkid are turning the full nation up with many hit songs.
For Davido particularly, Assurance and Nwa Baby are his solely hit songs. Record label hits like Mind, Aje and Aza didn’t extremely create plenty of impact on the music house and therefore were slept on by the music world.
Wizkid on the opposite finish has and a higher year up to now. beginning the year powerfully with Nowo, a DJ Spinall record, he additional backed it up with Soco that grew on U.S. and remains regnant up until currently.
Fake Love could be a certified hit additionally, let alone his recent song, Fever and are we have a tendency to visiting ditch the fireplace collaborations Wizkid had in 2018?
Bad Energy with Skepta was a banger too additionally with Olamide’s Kana. Overall, Wizkid had a pleasant run with hits this year.
Last year, Wizkid was all regarding international fame and high status. He was forever within the U.S. along with his squad.
However, this year, you’d observe Davido has been the chosen one for international concerts. Jay Z’s created In America, J Cole’s Dreamville pageant, and a pair of international concerts had Davido’s name on them.
However, Wizkid got a pair of international stuff that happened additionally. He got signed to Nike, became the primary performing artist within the World to possess his own jersey, got endorsement deals with Ciroc and Dolce and Gabbana additionally.
Have we have a tendency to forgotten Davido won the BET Award for Best International Act and he’s additionally being appointive for Best African Act at The MTV EMA Awards therefore, who won?
Both have had an honest year within the international scene, therefore this is often a Draw.
Record Label Success
This year has been a back to basics mantra for Wizkid. He’s recognized that international fame could be temporary and he has got to reconnect along with his Day one fans. His folks back year.
He’s additionally paid additional attention to his dying label, he signed Terri World Health Organization gave U.S. a success with “Bia” has affiliates Ceeza Milli and speckless and along they created Soco.
Davido this year has thrived on his record label energy for a few of the success he has enjoyed this year. everybody on the record label is growing associate degreed turning into an Enigma on their own.
Mayorkun is turning into a big shot on his title, Peruzzi is popping into a mini Davido and Dremo additionally free one in every of the simplest comes this year.
At the instant, DMW is that the record label of the year and it’s because of however Davido has affected the label along with his superior skill and positive vibes.
His own success has compact the lives of others on the label. Numbers Don’t Lie in keeping with Spotify, Wizkid is that the most streamed African performing artist and he’s the 77th most streamed performing artist within the World and therefore the 303rd best marketing performing artist on iTunes within the World.
Streams on YouTube slightly favour Davido a touch however if we have a tendency to were to match Davido and Wizkid on their singles this year, Wizkid (Soco+Fever) = thirty two Million Views , Davido (Assurance+Aza+Nwa Baby) = thirty two Million Views.
Wizkid had plenty of foreign songs free of recent that do well on iTunes and Spotify charts.
Although Davido trumps Wizkid on social media reach, Wizkid over crushes it on streaming and viewing numbers. Davido wins this one.
However, it’s up to the fans, music critics to see World Health Organization had a higher year. The award organizers even have a say during this additionally.
So Guys, let’s be unbiased and tough 👇
Who does one suppose Has Had a higher Year therefore Far? Wizkid Or Davido?