The MDB Music playlist for the week would be unraveling ten songs that debuted in the opening weeks of 2023.
Though the year is still young, the Nigerian entertainment industry has gotten into an impressive swing. Earlier in the week, Nigerian Afrobeat icon, Wizkid announced that he will be touring with his contemporary, Davido, the news was well received by fans of both artistes.
With that announcement, it is apparent that 2023 would continue the dissemination of the Afrobeat culture across the world.
Another artiste who got off to an impeccable start to the year is Tems.
The 27-year-old songstress could not hide her excitement after American Hip Hop icon, Snopp Dogg stated that he was a big fan of the ‘leading vibe’ and would like to work with her.
Listen to what Snopp had to say;
Snoop Dogg asks Tems for a music collaborationpic.twitter.com/1vzkjqZk5f
— YabaLeftOnline (@yabaleftonline) January 20, 2023
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Reacting to Snopp‘s recognition of her talent, Tems dubbed herself a ‘goat’, acronym for ‘greatest of all time’ in her post.
Here is what she had to say on Twitter,
“How you know you tha 🐐 is when you attract the all the 🐐’s.
It don’t take too long for a GOAT to recognise another GOAT.
But the sheep, they always blind af.”
We would like to remind our readers that Tems‘ debut studio album has been scheduled for release in the later part of the year.
In the meantime, here is the top 10 MDB Music playlist that ushered us into the new year.
- Kizz Daniel– R.T.I.D (Rich Till I Die)
As at the time of this publication, Nigerian singer-songwriter, Kizz Daniel has not released a bad single. He ushered his fans into the new year with an interesting song titled, ‘Rich Till I Die’ (R.T.I.D).
The crisp visuals for this tune were directed by TG Omori.
2. Icebeatchillz– Superwoman
Singer-producer-songwriter IceBeatChillz has released a new music video for ‘Superwoman’ from his anticipated EP, Love is King. Artistically produced by Crystal Clear Studios and Directed by Motunde Yahya.
3. Kel P– One More Night
Afrobeats music producer, Kel-P has released the music video for his first solo single titled, “One More Night.”
4. Seyi Vibez– Chance (Na Ham)
Fledgling Nigerian recording artiste, Seyi Vibez commenced 2023 with the official video of his smash hit “Chance (Na Ham)“
5. Minz– Wowo
In the opening week of 2023, fast-rising Nigerian musician, Minz released the visualizer to his captivating single “Wo Wo”, produced by Mike Bgrz and shot by Esiri Ogbekene.
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6. Show Dem Camp x Oxlade– Mine Alone
Nigerian rap duo Show Dem Camp have dropped the video to their feel-good love song “Mine Alone,” featuring Oxlade. “Mine Alone” is a song off their latest musical project titled “Palmwine Music 3.”
7. Ric Hassani– My Only Baby
Though the single, ‘My Only Baby’ was released in 2022, Ric Hassani released the music video in the opening part of 2023.
8. Tunde2deep– Success Fever
Tunde 2Deep, kick starts the year with this astonishing video titled “Success Fever”.
9. Dr Spartaa x DKB x Charles Jay– Lowkey
Dr Spartaa kicked off 2023 with a new single titled “Lowkey” off his forthcoming debut EP, “Straight Out of Nowhere.”
10. Joeboy– Body And Soul
Joeboy‘s sophomore album has been scheduled for release in the latter part of 2023.
Ahead of the upcoming project, the singer-songwriter has released a spanking new single titled “Body and Soul.”