Young talented Nigerian artist, Ckay‘s 2019 EP “Ckay The First” has debuted at No. 158 on the Billboard 200.
This news was revealed by the Billboard Charts on Monday, October 4, 2021.
Ckay has been having an eventful month as he become the most streamed African artist for September 2021.
Initially released 2019, ‘Ckay The First’ produced “Love Nwantiti,” which currently sits at No. 50 on the Billboard Hot 100. The song blew up when its video version featured Joeboy and Kuami Eugene. Ckay has since created several remixes of the record for mileage. Since then, Winnie Harlow has danced to the song on her Instagram stories.
Late September Ckay recorded his first Billboard Hot 100 record. His viral smash hit, ‘Love Nwantiti’ hit No. 80 on the Billboard Hot 100.
This came barely one week the record charted at No. 23 on the Official UK Top 40. Currently, Ckay also sits in the top 10 of Billboard’s Global 200 while he tops Shazam’s US list.
On September 11, 2021, Nigerian singer-songwriter and music producer, Ckay’s ‘Love Nwantiti’ became the No. 1 song on Shazam’s global charts. The chart tracks the most-searched songs in the world and ranks them on a chart.
The singer has since released another EP, left Chocolate City and signed to Warner Music Group, South Africa.