Wizkid’s Joro Breaks Online Streaming Records
Ayodeji Balogun, a Nigerian music star who is professionally known by his stage name as Wizkid, has broken another online streaming record with his latest song “Joro”.
Joro was released September 30, 2019 but the track has since garner over 30 million views, and on other online streaming platforms as below:
YouTube – 30 million
Spotify – 10 million
Apple Music – 7 million, and
Audiomack – 7 million
The only Nigerian artiste song which has garner more views is Davido’s “Blow My Mind” in which the DMW features Chris Brown. Blow My Mind has a total 41 million views on Youtube in eight month.
When compare with Wizkid’s Joro which has 30 millions view in five months, one may conclude that “Joro” will overtake “Blow My Mind” in few months to come.
A quick statistical analysis reveals that Wizkid’s Joro is approximately watched faster by a margin of 12.5% less than it will take Davido’s Blow my mind which average 24% in 30-days.
This is not the first time Wizkid’s music will top the online streaming Platforms. In August 2019 Wizkid become the first African artist to hit eight million monthly streams on Spotify.
The record was held initially by Maitre Gims, a Congolese rapper and singer, who had seven million monthly listeners.
We say congratulations to Starboy on this feat.