Yemi Alade has made history by becoming the first female Nigerian artiste to hit 100 million views on YouTube with her song ‘Johnny’.
She took to Instagram to share her excitement and thanked fans for the support they have shown her so far.
”THANK YOU – THANK YOU – THANK YOU. 100MILLIONVIEWS”, she captioned.
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YES!! 100MILLIONVIEWS !!!!!AND NEARLY 1MILLION SUBSCRIBERS!!! I AM SO GRATEFUL, I'LL PUT IN MORE WORK AS GOD PERMITS, I PROMISE!!! #2019 . . ., . . #THANKYOU #FORYOURSUPPORT #FORYOURTIME #FORTHELOVE #WEDIDIT #ITSEFFYZZIEMUSICGROUP . #2019NaYearOfFireWorks . .CC @effyzziemusicgroup @justjojoent
Davido became the first Nigerian musician to hit the 100M mark on YouTube with “Fall” in December 2017. Yemi Alade has followed suit now, and there are other musicians close to reaching the milestone. Check out the video for the Nigerian songs with the highest views on YouTube below (as at August 2018).