Nigerians are really having a moment on the global music space. First it was Wizkid and Tems’ “Essence” debuting on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, now it is CKay’s “Love Nwantiti.”
In case you haven’t been paying attention: CKay’s single became a sensation after TikTok fans discovered him and began to recreate visuals of the single.
Now, he is not only the most Shazamed single, he also has debuts at no. 80 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.
Check it out:
It's his first career entry on the chart.
— billboard charts (@billboardcharts) September 27, 2021
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— Shazam (@Shazam) September 27, 2021