Nigerian singer and Grammy Award winner, Damini Ogulu, better known as Burna Boy, has achieved a significant milestone by becoming the world’s most followed artist on the music streaming platform Audiomack. This achievement comes as Burna Boy hit the 5 million followers mark on Audiomack, setting a record as the first artist to reach this number in the platform’s history.
This notable accomplishment has positioned Burna Boy at the top of Audiomack’s following list, surpassing the previous record holder. His rise to the most followed artist on Audiomack is a testament to his growing global influence and the widespread appeal of his music.
Burna Boy’s music, characterized by its unique blend of Afrobeat, reggae, and pop, has seen him gain a massive following not only in Nigeria but across the world. His achievement on Audiomack is another feather in his cap, adding to his already impressive list of accomplishments in the music industry.
This news comes on the heels of another Nigerian singer, Asake, setting a record on Audiomack with his song ‘Lonely At The Top.’ This track became the first song to hit 100 million streams on Audiomack, further showcasing the global appeal of Nigerian artists.
Burna Boy’s latest milestone is indicative of the significant strides African artists, particularly those from Nigeria, are making on the global music scene. Their music not only resonates with audiences in Africa but has also found a substantial listener base worldwide, a fact that platforms like Audiomack are increasingly recognizing and celebrating.