Some of the big songs in 2020 include ‘No dulling’ – Keche, Enjoyment – Kidi, ‘La hustle remix’ – Medikal and ‘Open Gate’ by Kuami Eugene.
Across all digital and local media platforms, the songs above were the most popular ones in 2020, this can be surely judged by online and offline streaming numbers and how fans reacted to it.
1. Open Gate – Kuami Eugene
The song which happens to be his hit single off the ‘Son of Africa’ album, was released in September to catapult his body of works. It was a monster hit the very first day it reached fans and has gone ahead to top music charts for weeks and also earned a high number of streams within a short time. Currently has about 5.5million and counting on youtube alone within 6months
watch Open gate by Kuami Eugene below:
2. Enjoyment -Kidi
This song, released late January last year became a hit song in late February and the biggest song in the first quarter of the year but lost momentum in mid-2nd-quarter. ‘Enjoyment’, overwhelmingly, topped musical charts for over 4months and enjoyed massive streams online and offline. It currently has over a 5.7million streams and counting on youtube alone within a year of its release.
watch Enjoyment by Kidi below:
3. Keche – No dulling ft. Kuami Eugene
This was one of the monster-instant hit songs in 2020. The ‘Skill team’ for a long time after smashing hits like ‘Sokode’, ‘Aluguitugui’ among other hits, decided to employ ‘Rockstar’ on this one and it worked like magic. In five years without a major hit song, ‘No dulling’ made a breakthrough for Keche, topping musical charts for weeks and enjoying great streams from online and offline. The song currently has over a 3.8million streams and counting on youtube alone within 6months.
Watch No dulling by Keche below:
4. Sarkodie – Happy Day ft. Kuami Eugene
‘Happy Day’ was one of the biggest songs in the last quarter of 2020. The song, aside from the political controversy hovering around it, was a masterpiece, from the touch of Kuami’s chorus to the ‘Highest’s’ rap agility; the total collaboration was a shut down making fans continuously jamming to it. The song topped many music charts and had huge streams online. ‘Happy Day’ currently has about 3.9million views and counting on youtube alone within 3 months.
Watch Happy Day by Sarkodie below:
5. Medikal – La hustle remix ft Criss waddle & Joey B
‘La hustle’ was the biggest hip-hop song in 2020. The song after its release became fans favourite and went viral for the term ‘La wu’. It was released about 5months ago and went on to top music charts for weeks gaining enormous momentum to maintain it’s weight in the ears of fans. The song currently has over 2million streams and counting on youtube alone.
Watch La hustle by Medikal below:
These were the five major big songs in 2020, however, there were other songs that were also hits such as ‘Inna song’ by Darkovibes, ‘Say cheese’ by Kidi etc.