T.I.N Magazine just ranked Nigeria’s ten most influential musicians of 2016. The listings were rated according to the level of influence each artist has in the music industry and Nigeria as a whole. This list wasn’t judged based on the fame or money a singer has but their influence in someway or the other. And the ranking is based on their performance within the last 12months.
The no.1 person on the list is to be considered to be the most Influential music act in Nigeria as of 2016.
- TEN MOST INFLUENTIAL ARTISTES IN NIGERIA 2016
10. M.I Abaga
As the CEO of the largest record label in Nigeria ‘Chocolate City” he’s been featured on this list. M.I a popular rapper and business man. The record label which he currently heads recently launched a talent hunt show called “Chocolate City Unsigned” so as to give chance for upcoming acts to become established by sponsoring the winner’s career with 10million naira.
9. Yemi Alade
The singer who came into the industry not long ago has actually made a lot for herself in a short period of time.
At the moment Yemi Alade is among the most famous Nigerian artiste across Africa. She remixes her songs in several African languages. The singer eralir this year dropped an album called “MAMA AFRICA” she revealed she is going to give 10% of the album sales to charity.