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The 8 Best Nigerian Songs of the Month (May)

Featuring Burna Boy, Crayon, Ayra Starr, Omah Lay, LADIPOE, Rema, Adekunle Gold, L.A.X and more.

Here are the best songs and music videos to come out of the thriving Nigerian music scene in April.

For more of the best music, check out our Best of the Month music lists here and tap in for our weekly Songs You Need to Hear roundup.

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The 7 Songs You Need to Hear This Week

Featuring Pheelz x BNXN, Yemi Alade x Kranium, Tayc x Adekunle Gold and more.

Every week, we highlight the top releases through our best music of the week column. Here's our round-up of the best tracks and music videos that came across our desks.

If you like these music lists, you can also check out our Best Songs of the Month columns following Nigerian, Ghanaian, East African and South African music.

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The 10 Best Nigerian Songs of the Month (March)

Featuring Wizkid, Tekno, Rema, Boj, Omah Lay, Terri, Joeboy and more.

There Is No Stopping FAVE

Riddim 5, her debut body of work, is a collection of experimental sounds that FAVE is trying on as she navigates the boundaries of her newfound fame.

Omah Lay Recruits Justin Bieber To Grab Our 'Attention' With New Visuals

The Nigerian singer-songwriter's collaborated with the American superstar to bring fans his first release of 2022.

The 5 Songs You Need to Hear This Week

Featuring Ayra Starr x Ckay, Kes, Davido x Skiibii, Pierre Kwenders and Rema.


Opinion: Why Nigerian Musicians Prosper More Globally Than Other African Artists

We take a look at Nigerian pop music on the global stage and a few reasons why it's performing significantly well.