- Nigerian music star, Ckay, has received his award in the United Kingdom after his hit single, Love Nwantiti recorded a major achievement
- Ckay was recognised by Parlophone limited after Love Nwantiti hit silver certification of over 200,000 sales in the UK
- The music star shared photos from the presentation on social media, and celebrities and fans have congratulated him
Popular Nigerian musician Chukwuka Ekweani, better known as Ckay, has been rewarded for one of his numerous musical works in the United Kingdom (UK).
Ckay got silver certification from Parlophone record, a German–British record label founded in Germany in 1896 by the Carl Lindström Company.
They recognised the Nigerian for his hit single, Love Nwantiti and he shared the news with his fans on his verified Instagram page.
The proud musician flaunted the plaque that has the inscription:
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"To recognise sales in the United Kingdom in excess of 200,000 copies of the Parlophone single Love Nwantiti (Ah ah ah) 2021."
He shared photos and captioned the post:
"My first plaque."
Check out the posts below:
Fans and celebrity colleagues of Ckay have trooped to his page to congratulate him on the latest achievement, notable among them are, Davido, Neyo, DJ Spinall, May D among others.
Legit.ng captured some of the comments, read below:
"First of many."
"Congrats kiddo!! Keep going!!"
"Congrats Brozay. More bigger wins to come"
"First of many! Congratulations homie."
"Well done more to come."
Wizkid receives RIAA platinum single certification
Legit.ng earlier reported that music superstar, Wizkid emerged as the first Nigerian artist to have a platinum song certified by the RIAA with Essence selling over 1 million copies in the United States.
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The achievement reignited the agelong Davido vs Wizkid argument with many fans arguing that Davido got the certification first.
Things were later clarified that Davido hit single Fall got platinum certification from another body, not RIAA, he also has certified gold with RIAA selling over 500,00 copies for the song.