Like never before, the Nigerian music industry witnessed the rising of a bunch of gifted acts whose relentless efforts secured them recognition in year 2018.They stun the entertainment industry in 2018 and also ready to dish out hits Back to Back this year. We bring to you artistes that really outdid themselves in 2018 and are ready to Overthrow in the entertainment industry in 2019.
Check out the First five Artistes To Watch Out For In 2019 and see who you won’t take your eyes off this year:
Teniola Apata, the biological sister to Niniola isn’t just hype. The music sensation who is currently under the management of Dr Dolor Entertainment, has proved to the world she is extra ordinary after releasing back-to-back hit singles ranging from Fargin, Askamaya, Wait, Case to Pray. Her recent single, ‘Uyo-Meyo’ affirms that she is the next big thing in the industry.
The main Man behind the viral dance, Zanku, Zlatan is one of the artistes you should never take your eyes off this year. Temidayo Omoniyi aka ZLATAN IBILE has happened to be the new face of the street ever since the storming of the dance, Zanku. Zlatan Ibile never ceases to supply the streets ‘certified lamba’ be it single or featured. 2018 is possibly one of his best years so far as he had most of his tracks are hits.
Cash Nation Entertainment’s act and ‘Aiye’ crooner, Barry Jhay, is not weak after his hit song. ‘Aiye’ was a perfect blend between trado-cultural relevance and afro pop. He succeeded in maintaining his impressive year by releasing some other tracks like ‘Normal level’ and ‘Go Down’. Definitely he isn’t going to disappoint this year as he has just dropped a thrilling single tagged ‘Tomorrow’.
Demmie Vee is arguably one of the male vocal powerhouse in the musical industry who is ready to occupy any throne. He made headlines when it was reported that he was signed to FlyBoy Inc. Although, Demmie Vee is not a newcomer. He got in the public eye since he featured 2face Idibia on his track ‘Awesome God’. Now, the Vocalist has started 2019 with a candid appearance on Falz’s fourth studio album ‘Moral Instruction’. That’s a very good way to start a new chapter.
Omogbolahan Sodiq Ilabode popularly known as Picazo Rhap, a young rapper who got signed to Olamide’s YBNL on October 14, 2018. Picazo is quite a talented rapper whose freestyle video of Chinko Ekun’s ‘Able God’ featuring Lil Kesh and Zlatan Ibile went viral online and trapped the attention of the label boss, Olamide. He got signed to YBNL alongside his close friend, Yomi Blaze who is also a brilliant rapper. He released a very catching single late 2018 tagged Macaroni and featured his label boss, Olamide on the remix.