#3:. D’Banj Oliver Twist (38 Million Views)
Who did not dance to this hit song by D’Banj? Despite being released in a time where YouTube was not that popular in Africa, D’Banj’s Oliver Twist has over 38 Million views on Youtube.
D’banj also has other songs with views of more than 10 Million on YouTube.
#4:. Davido – Aye (34 Million Views)
Davido is one of Africa’s most prominent artists who rose to fame in 2011 with the release of his debut album titled ‘Omo Baba Olowo’. He follwed it up in 2012 with hit song ‘Dami Duro’ featuring American-Senegalese hiphop artist Akon. The popularity of “Dami Duro” extended to the political world, where the governor of Oyo State in Nigeria Abiola Ajimobi sang the song while giving a speech at the University of Ibadan.
His 2014 single ‘Aye’ gained massive popularity on the continent, amassing over 34 million views on YouTube and winning numerous awards including Song of the Year at the 2014 Headies and Hottest Single of the Year at the 2014 Nigerian Entertainment Awards. Davido has several other songs which have received well over 18 million views on Youtube including (Skelewu, Gobe etc.)