artist

August 10, 2022

Masterkraft

      Nigerian producer Masterkraft’s hypnotic rhythms—spanning genres like hip-hop, pop, and R&B—made him one of the most in-demand and multifaceted sound sculptors of the 2010s.

August 10, 2022

August 10, 2022

Simi

    Simi is one of the most critically acclaimed pop stars in Nigeria, nominated for more than 25 awards and best known for her Headies-winning Album of the Year, Simisola. Before pursuing a career in pop music, Simi released a gospel album, ... Read More »

August 10, 2022

August 10, 2022

Phyno

    AZUBUIKE CHIBUZO NELSON (born 9 October 1986), better known by his stage name PHYNO, is a Nigerian Rapper, Singer, Songwriter and Producer. His stage name Phyno (derived from the word phenomenal). In 2012 Phyno broke into the music scene ... Read More »

August 10, 2022

August 10, 2022

Omah Lay

    After getting his start producing other artists, Nigerian rapper Omah Lay has become a solo star in the Afrobeat/Afro-fusion genre. During the summer of 2020, Apple Music launched its Africa Rising initiative with Lay as the cover star after ... Read More »

August 10, 2022

August 10, 2022

Davido

Nigerian vocalist/producer Davido blends traditional African elements with global mainstream pop for a sound that’s equal parts intriguing and infectious. He quickly grew from club-ready early songs to charting tracks and features from big names like Nicki Minaj and Chris Brown on ... Read More »

August 10, 2022

August 10, 2022

Adekunle Gold

Adekunle Gold is an award-winning Nigerian highlife singer, songwriter, and graphic designer. A household name in his home country, Gold calls his music “urban highlife” because of its conscious intersections with contemporary pop, electronica, folk, and R&B. His debut ... Read More »

August 10, 2022

August 6, 2022

Wizkid

“Everything about Lagos is me,” Wizkid told Apple Music in 2020. “That’s what shaped me, that’s what made me, that’s what inspires me every day.” In turn, Wizkid is shaping not just the sound of his city but the ... Read More »

August 06, 2022

July 22, 2016

Adekunle Gold – My5StarStory Challenge

Are you ready for the #My5StarStory Challenge? Nigerian hitmaker Adekunle Gold is looking for the best verse from a rising artist for an open verse on his latest single, “5 Star.” The winning artist will also receive home studio gear, a top 20 Trending placement on Audiomack, an editorial ... Read More »

July 22, 2016