Nigerian pop star, Davido has gotten a plaque from Sony Music Entertainment over his album,’A Good Time hitting 1 billion streams worldwide.
The acclaimed singer’s personal assistant, Aloma and his manager Asa Asika, shared the good news via their various Instagram handles.
Aloma took to his official Instagram page to share a video of the singer celebrating his new win.
Davido’s A Good Time album has been streamed over one billion times worldwide.
The 17-track project has guest features from Chris Brown, Summer Walker, Gunna, A Boogie wit da Hoodie, Dremo, Peruzzi, Popcaan, Zlatan, Yonda, Wurld and Naira Marley.
The critically acclaimed album was certified platinum by the Recording Industry of South Africa in just three months of its release. In February, the album along with two singles on it; “Blow My Mind” featuring Chris Brown and “Risky” featuring Jamaican dancehall act Popcaan, were certified platinum in the United States. “Risky” went double platinum.
“Fall”, the second single off the album has continued to break records three years after it was released. “Fall” was one of the top-100-most-Shazam-searched singles in America in January 2019, according to Rolling Stone magazine. In February 2019, it became the longest-charting Nigerian pop song in Billboard history. The music video for “Fall” currently stands at 174 million views on YouTube, the most for any Nigerian music video.