Well, they say No Publicity is Bad Publicity. Naira Marley’s name went viral across the country last year when he was picked up by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for alleged Involvement in Cybercrime, Shortly after releasing his song ‘Am I a yahoo boy’ Featuring Zlatan Ibile.
The song attracted a lot of viewers and also due to the controversial arrest, It garnered more views on Youtube and had over 1 Million views on Youtube with 24hrs, He later went on to drop more hits upon release from EFCC Custody such as ‘Mafo’ with Young John, ‘Pxta’, ‘Soapy’, ‘Tesumole’. And now he has been named as Nigeria’s most viewed artiste on the streaming platform, YouTube for 2019.
Also on the list are Chris Brown, Wizkid, Davido, Teniola, Olamide, Burna Boy, Zlatan Ibile.
Kudos to him. He really worked hard for it.
Most viewed artist in 2019 on @YouTube in Nigeria is Naira Marley.
— nairamarley (@officialnairam1) March 11, 2020