Asake, the rising star in Afrobeats, has garnered a massive global following with his impressive streaming numbers. Nigeria, the United Kingdom, the United States, Canada, and France make up the top five countries that contribute to his extensive streaming base.
With the release of his highly anticipated album ‘Work of Art’ on Spotify, Asake has solidified his position in the music scene. The 14-track album showcases his exceptional talent for blending genres like Afrobeats, pop, and R&B, creating a captivating and immersive sonic experience for his listeners.
Since bursting onto the mainstream music scene in January 2022, Asake has maintained his momentum with successful projects like his EP ‘Ololade Asake’ and debut album ‘Mr. Money With The Vibe’. His hit singles, including the collaboration with Olamide Baddo on ‘Omo Ope’, have accumulated millions of streams on Spotify, propelling him to superstar status.
‘Mr. Money With The Vibe’ album has played a significant role in Asake’s success, generating six of his most streamed songs on Spotify. Notably, the Burna Boy remix of ‘Sungba’ stands out as his top-streamed track and has gained widespread popularity.
While Nigeria remains a stronghold for Asake’s music, his Spotify streaming data reveals a substantial international fanbase. The United Kingdom emerges as the second-largest market, followed by the United States, Canada, and France, demonstrating his global appeal.
Asake’s latest single, ‘Amapiano’, has already made a strong impact since its recent release. It has secured a spot among his most playlisted songs and continues to gain traction. His tracks have also found their way into over 2.5 million user-generated playlists on Spotify, showcasing the immense popularity and demand for his music.
With his rising trajectory and ever-growing global audience, Asake’s presence in the music industry is set to flourish. Spotify, thrilled to be part of his musical journey, eagerly awaits the continued success of his latest album and the immense talent he shares with fans worldwide.