As December is fast approaching, music fans and club DJs alike are compiling songs for the line-up of events in #DettyDecember, hoping to make it a memorable one. Afrobeat artistes are surely not letting us down, as they’ve yet again given us more songs to add to our playlists. After months of enjoying global fame, Oxlade is out with a new song titled Bad Boy which features Mayorkun.
Meanwhile, Nigerian street-hop sensation, Zlatan teams up with one of the hottest artists at the moment, Young Jonn to give us a banger titled Astalavista. With a number of releases this week, Afrobeats fans have a lot to listen to. Accordingly, we’ve compiled the top five trending new hits to kick-start your weekend groove.
Check out the top 5 trending new Afrobeat songs released this week…
#1. Oxlade ft. Mayorkun – Bad Boy
Nigerian singer Oxlade is currently one of the young acts tipped to change the face of the Nigerian and African music Industry. This new song, Bad Boy which is a follow-up to KU LO SA, serves as Oxlade’s third single for 2022. The singer teamed up with the Mayor of Lagos, Mayorkun to deliver this Detty December jam about living a reckless life because they are bad boys.
#2. Zlatan ft. Young Jonn – Astalavista
Zlatan teams up with producer and singer Young Jonn for his new single, Astalavista. On his second official single of the year, Astalavista, Zlatan raps about how he has spent all his dollars on a beautiful lady, danced Makossa, and lost his appetite because of love. This new record is produced by Yung Willis.
#3. YCee ft. Costa Titch, Phantom Steeze, and Ma Gang Official – Azul 22
YCee teams up with raving South African singer, Costa Titch on his first release of the year titled AZUL ’22, a certified party hit and it features Phantom Steeze and Ma Gang Official. Praised for his ability to deliver witty punchlines and seamlessly impress as a singer, Ycee leaves us with a unique and versatile delivery on this new song.
#4. Ajebo Hustlers ft. Mayorkun – No Love
Ajebo Hustlers team up with the Mayor of Lagos, Mayorkun, for their new single, No Love. The Afro-urban contemporary music duo released this song just ahead of the December 9 release of their EP, Bad Boy Etiquette 101. In this song, the duo’s style of music blends so well with their captivating street slang.
#5. BNXN – Traboski
BNXN comes through with a brand new banger titled Traboski. Traboski is a party jam produced by Yung Willis. The song serves as Buju’s first single since the release of his sophomore EP, Bad Since ’97. It is an audacious attempt to situate himself among the greats of Afropop. The release of this song comes just after a heated Twitter fight with Ruger for not having a chart-topping solo single. Oxlade Mayorkun Bad Boy
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