Nigerian musicians, armed with the broad classification now known to the world as ‘Afrobeats’, have taken the world by storm and in 2022 broke records in all its ramifications.

From Nigeria to South Africa, Asia, Europe and the rest of the world, artists like Wizkid, Burna Boy, Asake, Ruger, Kizz Daniel, Yemi Alade dominated the lineup at major music festivals to critical acclaim.

They would also headline their own events on various continents, packing venues with thousands of fans, of many different nationalities in attendance. It is safe to say that Nigerian musicians were the most sought after on the African continent. So great was the impact of Nigerian music that the World Cup celebrations in Qatar had Davido as their main theme. Kizz Daniel, among other Nigerian stars, also had his turn in the fan park during the tournament.

For streaming platforms, Nigerian…