2021 list of Top 100 African Musicians

Pan-African entertainment TV Channel, WatsUp TV and PR & rating agency, Avance Media have announced the inaugural list of the Top 100 African Musicians for 2021.

Featuring numerous musicians from  about 26 African countries, the list contains the names of legendary hit makers such as Angelique Kidjo, Burna Boy, Davido, Wizkid, Mohammed Mounir, Cassper Nyovest, Khaligrapgh Jones, Sarkodie, who continue to take African music to the ends of the earth.

In the 2021 edition of the Top100 African Musicians list, 9 groups, 18 Females and 73 males with the 20 year-old Nigerian musician, Rema being the youngest and the 66 year-old Egyptian act, Mohammed Mounir being the oldest.

Nigeria has the highest number of 26 representatives on the list. Next comes Ghana with 10 musicians, Cote D’Ivoire with 7 and South Africa with 6 musicians.

According to ABD Traore, CEO of WatsUp TV this annual list focuses on the biggest African musicians who take Africa to the world at large with their hits. It also takes into consideration their expedient career success, brand value, digital impact, and continental outlook.

He further stated that following his list, there will be several other engagements that the honourees will be involved in to celebrate their artistic prowess.


See full List below

  1. 2Baba
  2. Adekunle Gold
  3. AKA
  4. Ali Kiba
  5. Amr Diab
  6. Angélique Kidjo
  7. Ariel Sheney
  8. Azaya
  9. Bebe Cool
  10. Burna Boy
  11. C4 Pedro
  12. Calema
  13. Cassper Nyovest
  14. Charlotte Dipanda
  15. Cheb Khaled
  16. Cleo Ice Queen
  17. Daphne
  18. Davido
  19. Diamond Platnumz
  20. DJ Kerozen
  21. Eddy Kenzo
  22. Eric Geso
  23. Fally Ipupa
  24. Falz
  25. Fanicko
  26. Fatoumata Diawara
  27. Ferré Gola
  28. Fireboy DML
  29. Floby
  30. H-Art the Band
  31. Harmonize
  32. Iba One
  33. Ibtissam Tiskat
  34. Ihab Amir
  35. Innoss’B
  36. JoeBoy
  37. Khaligraph Jones
  38. Kidi
  39. Kiff No Beat
  40. King Promise
  41. Kizz Daniel
  42. Knowless Butera
  43. Kuami Eugene
  44. Kwesi Arthur
  45. Ladysmith Black Mambazo
  46. Latifa
  47. Locko
  48. Magasco
  49. Magic System
  50. Master KG
  51. Mayorkun
  52. Meddy
  53. Medikal
  54. Mohamed Mounir
  55. Mohamed Ramadan
  56. Mr Bow
  57. Mr Eazi
  58. Mr P
  59. Naira Marley
  60. Nasty C
  61. Navy Kenzo
  62. Nyashinski
  63. Olamide
  64. Omah Lay
  65. Omar Kamal
  66. Patoranking
  67. Phyno
  68. R2Bees
  69. Rayvanny
  70. Rema
  71. Rema Namakula
  72. Rudeboy
  73. Saad Lamjarred
  74. Safarel Obiang
  75. Salma Rachid
  76. Samira Said
  77. Sarkodie
  78. Sauti Sol
  79. Serge Beynaud
  80. Sha Sha
  81. Shatta Wale
  82. Sho Madjozi
  83. Sidiki Diabaté
  84. Simi
  85. Sista Afia
  86. Soolking
  87. Soul Bangs
  88. Stanley Enow
  89. Stonebwoy
  90. Suspect 95
  91. Tamer Hosny
  92. Tekno
  93. Tems
  94. Teni
  95. Tiwa Savage
  96. Toofan
  97. Viviane Chidid
  98. Wizkid
  99. Yemi Alade
  100. Zlatan

Contributor: myshsrank | Source: ghbase.com

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