Top 10 Nigerian Male Vocalists


Keep in mind that time when I expounded on how I thought our male artistes were stinking? No doubt well not every one of them but rather I’ll say from that point forward, the pressure has basically increased. We’ve seen numerous new coordinated efforts, more singles have been dropped, collections have been discharged and shockingly, show-halting exhibitions have been nailed to the dab.

This main 10 rundown is about the male vocalists in the business whose musical mastery can’t be missed particularly in their voices and their tunes.

10. Flavor

Popular and high life music have been surpassed by a wanton show of vitality (buildup) and move. In any case, Flavor has adhered to his weapons, offering himself as the whole bundle with the expansion of his resonating tenor to making the trio an immaculate blend. Some of his music singles where he indicated apparent vocal ability are Power To Win, Ololufe, Ada, Shake, Oyi and also the acoustic interpretations I’m For Real and Gollibe. He has likewise conveyed commendable vocals on collabos with Bracket, Iyanya, Tiwa Savage, Phyno, Naeto C, Chidinma and Solidstar.


Afro soul artist, Brymo is maybe the motivation behind why we adored that Ice Prince melody Oleku excessively. Brymo has a discography of tunes covering four basically fruitful collections; Brymstone, Son of a Kapenta, Merchant, Dealers and Slave and all the more as of late, his 2014 discharge “Tabula Rasa” in the wake of running solo from previous mark, Chocolate City Group. His break out single, Ara and in addition other prominent discharges including Good Morning, We All Need Something, Down, Fe Mi, Dear Child, and Prick No Get Shoulder are all tunes that highlight his recognized voice with consistent disclosure of feelings, and for the most part sung in the Yoruba lingo.


Right from his days with the now old Mo’ Hits group, WC had dependably demonstrated prospect as a vocalist and a talent particularly for economically styled R&B/afro pop type of melodies. He highlighted on the vamp for one of D’Banj’s well known singles, Why Me, and later getting his huge break on the name’s gathering introduction with Ololufe, which was decreed to be one of the best love tunes ever composed by a Nigerian. He’s stayed steady with a few other on-point discharges including Bumper2Bumper, Private Trips, Rotate and Baby Hello, not overlooking his age conveyance on musical collabos with Patoranking, Flavor and the Ghanaian couple, R2Bees.


There once was a period when I Go Always Pray For You happened to be just about everybody’s ring back/guest tune. It was all on account of the enchantment in Nosa Omoregie’s musical and vocal imaginativeness. That melody especially developed on everybody and I set out say it had an excessive amount to do with the way at which he executed voicing out the verses to the tune. It was just basically remarkable! Nosa later got marked to Chocolate City Music and was highlighted on Brother, off M.I’s most recent studio collection. His vernacular-styled snare is still every audience’s top pick.


You know you have huge shoes to fill when your dad is a prestigious Nigerian performer with groups of onlookers everywhere throughout the world. Suffice to say that Darey hasn’t fizzled in satisfying these elevated standards. Darey was second runner-up at South Africa’s Project Fame arrangement in 2004 and has from that point forward rose to more up to date rules in his fame. He can be credited for immensely fruitful singles like Escalade, Fuji and the prevalent soul song, Not The Girl. His latest single, Pray For Me highlights the Soweto Gospel Choir and is off his recently discharged studio collection, “Stripped”. Darey’s musical arrangements and how he executes them keep on gaining him acknowledgment on a worldwide scale.


Iyanya Onoyom Mbuk razzled and stunned with show-halting exhibitions close by his smooth tenor to securing the first prize at the introduction release of Nigeria’s profoundly loved music ability chase, MTN Project Fame. After his introduction discharge neglected to achieve business approval, he patched up his style, yet keeping the voice steady. It’s too awful that we never valued the magnificence of his music on singles like Iyanya and Love Truly however he discovered approaches to compensate for with other musical hits including Mr. Oreo, Away, Story and all the more as of late, Applaudise. His vocal star force has him broadly connected with acts Seyi Shay, Tiwa Savage, Emma Nyra, Wizkid, Banky W, Flavor and a fine yield of African artistes.


Yes, Banky W may have exchanged music personas in extremely late times yet despite everything he charges with his standard influence each time he opens up his vocal force. Pumped with a craving to make it and his smooth voice, Mr R&BW hit the Nigerian shores after a rest abroad. His musical spread, Ebute Metta to Rihanna’s 2007 hit, Umbrella turned into his official declaration to the business. Banky has from that point forward, stayed pioneering his trail with first class conveyances on tunes like Strong Tin, Lagos Party, The Way, Good Loving, Yes/No, Jaiye Orimi, Mercy and High Notes. He additionally appreciates vocal relationship with acts Tiwa Savage, Lynxxx, Wizkid, Niyola, M.I, Sound Sultan, DJ Xclusive and Sarkodie.


Cobhams is one maker expert with his hands in everything music – even, vocal sounds. In addition to the fact that he is all around sharpened in the specialty of developing considerate musical arrangements, he belts out those songs from his mark baritone as he strikes the highly contrasting keys. Timi Dakolo, Omawumi, Bez, Banky W, Darey, 2face, Waje, Chidinma, Stan Iyke and Lami are a percentage of the business’ best demonstrations that can confirm his unrivaled directorship in music. Despite the fact that he may not be furnished with a collection of records like larger part of the in advance of specified, regardless we bow in respect over resonant numbers like Ordinary People and his gospel mixture, I Worship You.


Praiz Adejo can be compared to the John Legend of Africa, and it is clearly attached to the way that he sounds an astounding part like the various recompense winning worldwide artiste. He went into spotlight from a worshipped music ability chase where he put second, flaunting his completely great and unequivocal aptitudes to specific relish. Most likely, he’s entirely renowned worldwide for the R&B single Rich and Famous, he has likewise consumed vocal exertion (summa cum laude style) on other music material like M.I’s Epic, Bez’ That Stupid Song and a spread form of Rihanna’s Stay. He discharged his introduction collection toward the end of last year, which was a twofold circle demonstrating his flexibility in different kinds particularly afropop and soukous.


Interestingly, Timi Dakolo additionally passes by the false name ‘The Voice’. The spirit and R&B vocalist has a torch tenor that has his complete self profoundly sewn into it. Timi has been affected by a string of backgrounds that have birthed stellar records like Let It Shine, Heaven Please, Great Nation, Iyawo Mi and Wish Me Well. Utilizing vocal feeling, his rich, profound sounds rises above you past the evoque musical coordination and into a virtual world that strikingly typifies the message in his tune which are for the most part cognizant, regularly progressively and now and again genuine life.



Like King M.I would say, the swagger in Burna Boy’s voice is marked! This gentleman must frosh in his voice and with a mark sing-style that is a fine mix of afro, ragga and contemporary. Di Don Gorgon, Tonight, Run My Race, Rockstar and also his snare on AKA’s All Eyes On Me are a portion of the music singles where you can’t miss him flaunting his amazing vocal worth. As of late, he’s turn into a consistent vocal component for some other African recording artistes including AKA, Da L.E.S, Stonebwoy, Sarkodie, and Heavy-

Written by MVP , Edited and posted by Zik

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