#5:. Sarkodie- Adonai (29 Million Views)
Despite coming from a country with relatively less population -Ghana, Sarkodie has not failed to rock shoulders with artistes from other African countries that can boast of their large populations. Sarkodie took Ghana music by storm with his style of rap and dexterity.
He is arguably the biggest Ghanaian musician in this age having no real competitor locally like the case of AKA and Casper Nyovest in South Africa or Davido and Wizkid in Nigeria. He released a song Adonai with Castro and the song has so far garnered 29 Million views on YouTube.
#6:. Mavin Records – Dorobucci (19 Million Views)
Mavin Records is a Nigerian-based record label which was founded by artist and producer Don Jazzy in 2012. The label is home to some of Nigeria’s top musical acts, including Tiwa Savage, Dr. Sid, D’ Prince, Reekado Banks, Korede Bello and Di’Ja. In 2014, Mavins release their chart-topping hit titled ‘Dorobucci’.
The song has garnered 19 million views on YouTube, and won Song of the Year at the 2015 MTV Africa Music Awards. The song was also in the top 3 spot for the most watched Nigerian music videos on YouTube in 2014.
There are many other songs with 18 Million or more views from Africa that are getting views each day.