Popular Music channel MTVBase has released its list of the top 20 music artistes who reigned supreme in the year 2019.
The list, put together by a panel of industry experts has Burna Boy taking the Number 1 spot. Singer, Burna Boy has had a successful year, winning numerous local and international awards including a BET Award.
The year culminated in a Grammy nomination for his hit song, African Giant.
In second place is Davido, whose biggest win for the year was however, when he became a father.
Zlatan made it to Number 3 while controversial singer, Naira Marley placed at No. 4. Wizkid clinched the 5th position, and Tiwa Savage made it to the sixth, making her the only female in the top ten
Big ups to the panelists AT #MTVBaseHottestNaijaArtistes19 nice list but I just think mayorkun had a better year than wizkid and tiwa savage, he should be no. 5 on that list.. pic.twitter.com/pPluJ5qPRo
— Oluwamayor (@mayor_fino) December 21, 2019