Ckay’s “Love Nwantiti” Becomes Most Shazamed Song In The World

Nigerian singer-songwriter and music producer, Ckay‘s ‘Love Nwantiti’ which features Dj Yo and A’xel has topped the Shazam global charts.

This achievement makes it the most Shazamed song in the world and also the first Afrobeat song to do so.

The chart tracks the most-searched songs in the world and ranks them on a chart.

‘Love Nwantiti’ comes in at No.1 ahead of songs from huge names like Kid Laroi, Justin Bieber, which is currently the No. 1 song on the Billboard Hot 100. It also sits above global anthems from Lil Nas X, Ed Sheeran, Elton John, Dua Lipa, J Balvin, The Weeknd and more.

This comes after Wizkid‘s ‘Essence’ became the most-shazamed song in the US, and after Master KG‘s ‘Jerusalema’ also became the most-shazamed song in the world in Q4 2020.

Ckay took to his Instagram page to celebrate this achievement. He wrote the caption, NUMBER 1 MOST SHAZAMMED SONG IN THE WORLD – LOVE NWANTITI (ft. DJ Yo & Ax’el)‼️ We literally global now! Emo-Afrobeat to the πŸŒπŸ’œβœ¨

A win for AfrobeatπŸ’«πŸ’«βœ¨