Describing the year 2020 as a turbulent one would be an understatement going by how tough things turned out for a number of people all over the world. Despite that, this did not stop musicians from pouring their feelings into their work.
A number of Nigerian music stars dropped their albums in 2020 and it is worthy of note.
The Nigerian entertainment industry is filled with many talented individuals and the inflation in the country, coronavirus pandemic, EndSARS protests and many more societal issues did not affect their skills.
1. Burna Boy:
He is no doubt one of the top Nigerian musicians and it came as no surprise that his album was highly anticipated.
The self-acclaimed African Giant’s Twice As Tall album did not disappoint fans as they were left wanting more.
2. Fireboy: T
his youngster took the entertainment industry by storm and is obviously not letting up anytime soon.
The YBNL signee dropped an album in 2020 called Apollo.
3. Davido: This is another top player in the music industry and he made sure to heed the request of his fans by dropping an album this year, A Better Time.
The album was well received by fans on social media. Davido also featured a number of international stars on the body of work.
This is one singer who boasts of a large fanbase on social media and he finally dropped his much-anticipated album, Made in Lagos, in the year 2020.
The star boy had kept his fans waiting for about three years before dropping the body of work.
5. DJ Cuppy:
Nigerian music star and disk jockey, Florence Otedola aka DJ Cuppy, also dropped her first body of work in 2020 titled Original Copy.
Top Nigerian singer and YBNL boss, Olamide, also dropped his album in this year titled Carpe Diem. It took social media by storm.
7. Chike: Fast-rising Nigerian music star, Chike, is one name that has been on people’s lips after he dropped his album, Boo of the Booless.
The body of work has proven to be every lover’s dream considering the array of beautiful love songs to choose from.
8. Tiwa Savage:
This is one top female music star in the industry and she also dropped her Celia album in 2020. Fans of the star have been jamming to their favourite songs from the list since its release.
9. Yemi Alade:
Another top female star in the industry, Yemi Alade, also blessed fans with her album titled Empress.
10. Patoranking: Popular Nigerian reggae and dancehall artiste, Patoranking, released an album this year called Three.