Maybe Johnny's Ex but Africa's Queen. Best seen driving a ferrari, she is always taking over. Welcome to Naijafeeds.com and today we are counting down our picks for the TOP 10 Yemi Alade Songs.
For this list we have chosen our entries based on a contribution of the artist's fan favorites and their most commercially successful songs.
Introducing Yemi Alade
According to Wikipedia
Yemi Eberechi Alade (born 13 March 1989), known professionally as Yemi Alade, is a Nigerian Afropop singer, songwriter, actress and activist. She won the Peak Talent Show in 2009 after which she signed to Effyzzie Music Group, and had a hit with her single "Johnny" in 2014. Since then Yemi has gained prominence in the music industry following the releases of her albums King of Queens and Mama Africa, this made her embark on world tours consecutively.
She won the MTV African Music Awards for Best female in 2015. She has won The Headies Award for Best Performer twice, 2018 and 2019. Alade sings in English, Igbo, Pidgin, Yoruba, French, Swahili and Portuguese.
Her music has been of influence in many African countries and the world as she is acclaimed "Mama Africa" for her versatility in using different African languages and attires in her songs and music videos.
Now the countdown begins
NUMBER 10: TAKING OVER
Over 7million views on Youtube, featuring the brilliant Phyno. Our favorite on this track is "you sweet past tangerine". Released 2015, Yemi Alade on this track talks about the charm liking a boy can do on you.
NUMBER 9: KOMKOM
Mama Africa on this, totally bringing africa to your ears. Featuing the hook master, Mr Flavour, with over 10 million views on Youtube. The culture represented in the music video is alluring. Let us know what you think of our number 9.
NUMBER 8: FERRARI
Released in the year 2016, Yemi shows once again she puts major effort(s) into the sound she creates. Over 10 million views on Youtube, there is no better way for Yemi Alade to show you her love. If you love her, you go buy ferrari.
NUMBER 7: KISSING
Let us take you back to the year 2014, when this song was literally a sing along. There are too many reasons to love this song. Literally bringing any scene to life. What do you think? Press play as many times and share your thoughts with us.
NUMBER 6: HOW I FEEL
Much love from several fans around the world. Yemi does a good job at describing how she feels about love. Say I love you no be ordinary talk. Do tell us how this song makes you feel .
NUMBER 5: OH MY GOSH
The year is 2018 and Yemi Alade once again professes are love for her baby. She may have plenty toasters but she is focused on only one. With over 24million views on Youtube, this song had to make this list. What do you think ?
NUMBER 4: AFRICA
Once again the african queen establishes her consistency and passion. Released in 2016, currently sitting on over 23 million views, Yemi alade once again reminds us there is nowhere like home (Africa). Know your way home. Featuring the fantastic Sauti Sol.
NUMBER 3: TUM BUM
Released the year 2016, in this same time she won back to back "Best female Award* from MTV MAMA awards. She won similar award in 2015. Show some love.
NUMBER 2: BUMBUM
The party jam, you cannot ignore. Off the Black Magic Album, sitting on over 37 million views, Yemi brings you straight to the club with this song. This is before COVID showed up.
NUMBER 1: JOHNNY
It is total violation to have a yemi alade count down and you do not mention johnny. With cameo appearance of the funniest, BOVI & Alex. This song put Yemi Alade on the map, the hook is catchy. The year is 2014 and Yemi Alade is looking for her Johnny.
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