PREMIUM TIMES brings you the best Nigerian artists who brought the heat in 2022.

With a few days to go in 2022 and the release of new songs; This year, choosing a favorite Nigerian artist is difficult.

Because while one of your favorites was still on repeat, another was dropping a song to steal the top spot on your playlist.

In 2022, Nigerian musicians put Afrobeats on the world map and massively jumped on Amapiano tunes to create the Afropiano genre. This sparked notable collaborations and chart-topping albums.

In no particular order and with rankings from Spotify, Boomplay, Apple Music and other streaming platforms, PREMIUM TIMES brings you the best artists making heat in 2022.


It is undeniable that YBNL signee Ahmed Ololade, popularly known as Asake, dominated the airwaves and became an internet sensation with his back-to-back hits this year.

The rising star came in hot with a different style and backing vocalists you won’t deny listening to. with his…