Nigerian superstar female singer, Tems, whose real name is Temilade Openiyi moments ago became Spotify’s most-streamed African Artist for the month of August.
The soul-stirring singer, songwriter, and producer surpassed a colossal eleven million monthly listeners on the music streaming platform Spotify, making her the first female artist and overall act in Africa to amass such numbers.
Tems who was both instrumental and a catalyst in the success of Wizkid’s smashing tune ‘Essence’, with her catchy hook on the song, had as of September 1st, 2021 had a total of 7,016,476 monthly listeners on Spotify.
However, Tems who recently featured Drake’s album ‘Certified Lover Boy’ has surpassed Afrobeats poster boy Wizkid, who has over ten million monthly listeners on Spotify.
As regards Spotify monthly listeners, Nigerian acts Burna Boy has over nine million, Davido has over three million, Yemi Alade has over one million, as well as Tiwa Savage. It is indeed a great time for the Nigerian music industry.
Speaking of Nigerian women making headlines, evicted BBNaija married woman, Tega Dominic has been making headlines for a couple of days now all for the wrong reason, from her viral video of been caught on camera taking off her pants as she gets intimate with boma. (watch the video here).
To her claiming to her viewers that all that they saw on their screen was just her acting skills that moreover she misses her husband and that boma is just a friend.(watch the video here).