Popular French DJ and producer, David Guetta, has declared Ayra Starr as the next worldwide sensation, placing her in the same position as Rihanna.
The Frenchman stated that Ayra Starr’s music is unique and has the capacity to draw listeners from all around the world.
“When people speak about Ayra Starr in the [music] industry, a lot of us see her as the new Rihanna,” David Guetta remarked in a recent Skype interview with Cool FM Nigeria, Lagos.
“Due to her unique background, she exudes a distinct vibe when she arrives. She could, however, be able to adapt to other cultures.
“Since we recorded, she is having even more hits. It’s crazy. I’m French. I was in Paris and everyone was talking about her. I was shocked like, ‘This is amazing. An African artiste that’s killing it in Europe, killing it in the U.S, it’s not everyday. Last time I saw it was working with Akon.’” he added.
On his most recent song, “Big Fu,” David Guetta collaborated with American rapper Lil Durk and Ayra Starr.
With her unique sound and undeniable talent, Ayra Starr has taken the music industry by storm, captivating audiences worldwide.
The Nigerian singer-songwriter has quickly risen to prominence, amassing a devoted fanbase and receiving critical acclaim for her raw talent.
Recently, Ayra Starr bagged her first Grammy nomination.
The 21-year-old artist, known for hits like “Rush,” took to her Twitter account to share her overwhelming joy after being recognized in the category of Best African Music Performance.
Ayra Starr’s nomination places her in direct competition with industry heavyweights such as Davido, Burna Boy, and Olamide.
Unable to contain her excitement, Ayra expressed her gratitude on social media, attributing her success to a higher power
“Ayra Grammy nominated Starr !!! It’s only you Jesus , only you !”