Africa: Meet the BOYS who have taken over Nigeria’s music industry

They all have the word “Boy” attached to their stage names. They have ultimately become the shakers and movers of Nigeria’s music industry with their hit songs, at least in the current year 2019.

And notably, they are all below 30 years of age.

Please meet the “small” BOYS who have taken over Nigeria’s music industry:

Fire Boy
Real name: Adedamola Adefolahan
Age: 23
State of origin: Ogun
Hit song: Jealous
Label: YBNL owned by Olamide

Joe Boy
Real name: Joseph Akinfenwa Donus
Age: 22
State of origin: Lagos
Hit songs: Baby and Beginning

Label: Empawa Africa owned by Mr. Eazi
Rema (a.k.a Remmyboy)
Real name: Divine Ikubor
Age: 19
State of origin: Edo
Hit song: Dumebi

Label: Marvin Records owned by Don Jazzy
Boy Oxlade
Real name: Ikuforiji Olaitan Abdulrahman
Age: 22
State of origin: Lagos-born
Hit song: Shugar

Label: Independent artiste
Burna Boy the African Giant (The biggest of them all)
Real name: Damini Ogulu
Age: 28
State of origin: Rivers
Hit songs: African Giant album – Anybody, Dangote, Killin Dem, African Giant, etc

Label: Aristokrat Records owned by Piriye Isokrari
Source News Express

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