With a global tour underway and arguably one of the biggest songs rocking major cities , Kizz Daniel is having an impressive year .
He records another artistic landmark as the first artist to hit 300 million total streams on Boomplay , making him the current most streamed artist on the platform .
Leading the way in those streams includes some of Kizz Daniel’s most acclaimed projects , such as ” Barnabas ” EP with 133.5 million streams , ” King of Love ” with 39M streams , No Bad Songs with 22.1M streams , and his most streamed single ” Buga ” at 82 million streams .
Having recorded mainstream success with ” Buga ” featuring Tekno , which has also been largely described as a masterstroke , the single continues to enjoy massive reception .
Buga was reported to have accumulated 1 million streams within 24 hours of release on Boomplay and has since retained the top spot in countries such as Nigeria , Ghana , Cameroon , Zimbabwe , Togo , Zambia , DRC , Benin and Sierra Leone .
Furthering recent milestone announcements from Boomplay , Kizz Daniel’s 300 million streaming feat also signals astronomical growth levels in the music industry regarding music consumption and streaming culture .
Earlier in April 2022 , Boomplay announced that Kizz Daniel became the first artist to hit 100,000,000 project – based streams in less than six months with his fourth studio project ” Barnabas EP . ”
With this feat , Kizz Daniel becomes the leader of Boomplay’s Golden Club which also houses Burna Boy , Fireboy , Joeboy , Omah Lay , Rayvanny , Diamond Platnumz , Davido , Wizkid , Olamide , Naira Marley , Ruger , Black Sherif and Simi .
As Afrobeats continues to relish democratized access and resounding applause on the global stage , Boomplay’s prominence in music streaming and amplifying homegrown talents will see to an iteration of its global dominance .