All right, people, it will be a battle between David and Whiskey for the most popular hit amongst Nigerian.
I know you all will be asking me a lot of questions right now. You will be asking which of their songs, what are the criteria, and so on.
Well, let us take a breather and think about it. David and Whizkid are two of the most acclaimed artists in Nigeria at the moment, they are icons of this generation as far as music is concerned, just take a look at their social media accounts and see their following. However, the conversation has always been around to know who is the most respected or the most popular of the two stars.
Let us have in mind the fact that these two superstars have their huge following both home and abroad. Their following is more like a cult-like status. But then, do we really know who is more popular. If you have an opportunity on NetBet live betting to bet on them, who would you choose?
Omo baba olowo has done very well with himself since coming on the music scene with some really good hits defining him as a singer and performer. His music is well appreciated across the world as evident in the various tours in the US and UK. He started out as a greenhorn but today brands like Sony Music are proud to associate with him. This speaks volumes.
Whizkid on the other hand is no longer the small boy that debuted with Halla at your boy. He has truly matured into a master of his craft as he has been noticed mixing with the big boys of international music. From being mentored by Banky W to featuring with Beyonce, his rose has been phenomenal.
The success stories achieved by these two sons of Nigeria opens up a chapter that many Nigerians have dreamt of. Don’t get me wrong, Nigeria has always been there, and the contribution of other artists like rave of the moment Burna Boy, Tiwa Savage, Yemi Slade, 2babe, and a bunch of other stars cannot be discounted in the history of Nigerian music, however, the continued comparison between Davido and Whizkid that even borders on arguments amongst their fan base make it interesting to get other people’s by in on.
The truth is that whatever the verdict, these two popular acts have made their marks and will continue to make their marks in the Nigerian entertainment industry. They have opened doors That have made it possible for those coming after them to dream. Indeed the sky is the limit for how far they can still go.