The Nigeria Industry today is really run and carried along by three artists and the rest are following there steps considering what they have done in the industry Namely:
1. OLAMIDE ￼
Olamide Adedeji (born 15 March 1989), known by his stage name Olamide but popularly called Olamide Baddo, is a Nigerian hip hop recording artist that rose from the streets to fame.
He records mostly in Yoruba, his native tongue. In 2011, he released his debut studio album Rapsodi while signed to Coded Tunes. YBNL, his follow-up album, was released under his label imprint YBNL Nation. Since then Olamide has been nominated and won several music awards, he has also invented different dances practiced and done worldwide. There is no other artist that have done that more than he has done.
2. DAVIDO ￼
David Adedeji Adeleke (born November 21, 1992), better known by his stage name Davido, is a Nigerian singer, songwriter and record producer. His 2011 single “Dami Duro” was well-received throughout Nigeria. He is the co-owner of DMW wnhere Dremo, Mayorku & Perruzzi are currently signed in.
He was Born in Atlanta, Georgia and his father Adeleke is one of the richest man in Nigeria so he gat all the support he wants, Davido relocated to Lagos at a young age. In July 2016, Davido signed a record deal with Sony’s RCA Records. Since then he has done hits that is loved and appreciated by all, even the oldest woman in your village knows and like his songs.
3. WIZKID ￼
Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun (born 16 July 1990),  known professionally as Wizkid (sometimes stylised as WizKid), is a Nigerian singer and songwriter that also rose from the streets to fame. He started recording music at age 11 and managed to release a collaborative album with the Glorious Five, a group he and a couple of his church friends formed. In 2009, he signed a record deal with Banky W.’s record label Empire Mates Entertainment (E.M.E). He rose to prominence in 2010 with the release of the song “Holla at Your Boy” from his debut studio album, Superstar (2011).
In 2016, Wizkid achieved in In 2016, Wizkid achieved international recognition following his collaboration with Drake on the global hit, “One Dance”, which reached number one in 15 countries, including the United States, United Kingdom, Canada and Australia. In addition to his solo work, Wizkid has collaborated with several other artists and was featured on the hits songs.
He was ranked 5th on Forbes and Channel O’s 2013 list of the Top 10 Richest/Bankable African Artists. In February 2014, Wizkid became the first ever Nigerian musician to have over 1 million followers on Twitter. Moreover, he became the first Afrobeats artist to appeared in the 2018 Guinness World Records for his contribution to Drake’s hit song “One Dance”. He became close friend with Drake and they collaborated again on ‘Come Closer’ which was the talk of the world. So Wzkid has done big things in the industry compared to Davido, though there is no big difference between them.
The only difference is that one is born with Silver spoon (Davido) and the rest two were born in the street (Olamide & Wizkid).
Written by Rayzi Nwaoha