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Nigerian singers on musical tour in 2021

The nigerian music the industry continues to flourish with the arrival of new acts and an increase in quality and lyrical content.

nigerian artists have continued to wave the country’s flag high on the international stage by broadcasting great music all over the world.

While the Covid-19 pandemic has confined many, including singers around the world, to limited space in 2020, 2021 has presented itself with better prospects as the global economy continues to recover.

In 2021, we saw several Nigerian artists move beyond the coasts of the country to promote their songs in different parts of the world.

This article focuses on Nigerian artists who are and have musical tours in 2021


Nigerian international musical actor Ayo Balogun ‘Wizkid’ is currently on a musical tour in the United States, and his tour seems to be the most popular as fans as well as international celebrities have shown up at his concerts on different occasions.

Recall that Wizkid sold the O2 Arena in 12 minutes a few months ago and that he had other exceptional ones during his current tour.

Burna boy

Grammy Award winner Burna Boy is another Nigerian artist who is currently on a musical tour.

Burna Boy, like Wizkid, also closed the O2 Arena, and in October 2021 he shut down the entire city of Los Angeles with his first performance at the Hollywood Bowl as part of his Space Drift Arena world tour. Burna Boy raised the Nigerian flag high after performing 33 songs in two hours.


DMW label boss Davido is another Nigerian musical group set to shut down the O2 Arena again. Davido a few days ago announced that he would perform in the popular auditorium again.

Remember that in 2019, Davido made history by selling the 25,000-seat venue.

In his recent announcement, Davido told his fans who will be attending the show to call him Santa Claus given the surprises he has in store for them during the show.

Yemi Alade

Mama Africa, as it is also known, was on tour of the United States from September 9, 2021, which ended in New York City on October 10, 2021. Some of the places she visited included Los Angeles, California ; Las Vegas, Nevada; North Adams, Washington; Toronto, Ontario; Montreal, Quebec; Washington DC; and New York.

Yemi Alade has gone on tour to promote his new album QueendonCome.

Adekunlé Gold

AG Baby was also among the list of Nigerian artists who have toured the United States. He started in August and finished his stay in October in Pittsburgh. Adekunle Gold named her tour #AGBabylnYaCity.

Some of the places visited by Adekunle Gold included Chicago, New York, Pittsburgh, Minneapolis, Cleveland, Philadelphia, Charlotte, and Atlanta.

After his tour, AG Baby told his fans to expect a new album from him soon.


Patron of the YBNL label, Olamide is on the verge of start a musical tour in the United States in November. According to Olamide, the North American tour would begin next month in Minneapolis, Minnesota and end in the DMV area on November 28. The tour is called “Carpe Diem”, named after one of his songs.