20-year-old Singer Akinthefirst Claims Top Spot on iTunes Nigeria

20-year-old Singer Akinthefirst Claims Top Spot on iTunes Nigeria

  • Akinthefirst is gradually making an impact in the Nigerian music industry with his songs
  • In just four days after dropping his latest single, Tough Times, the song displaced established singers like Burna Boy's 'It's Plenty' and Ayra Starr's 'Rush' songs on iTunes
  • The young boy who started singing while in high school has dropped songs promised to elevate Nigerian music and upraise it to new levels all over the globe.

Young and budding artist Akinthefirst has succeeded in pushing big songs like Ayra Starr’s Rush, Mr Dutch ft Luddy Dave’s Zambo, Burna Boy’s It’s Plenty, Ansel’s Different and Rihanna’s Songs of Song down to claim the number third spot on iTunes chart Nigeria with his song ‘Tough Times’.

The song claimed the number-one spot four days after its release. It has also maintained several numbers as many more people continue to discover this amazing tune from a young Nigerian star.

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Akinthefirst whose real name is Uthman Akinpelu started his music career when he was young and he would do little performances on special high school occasions. In those moments, the people around him realized his talent and weren’t going to let it waste so they all showed full support and encouragement.

Akinthefirst started singing as a high school student and promises to take Afrobeats to the next level. Photo: Akinthefirst
Source: Instagram

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Following the successful release of his first single titled ‘Lust’ a project which has impacted a lot of lives positively with its beautiful sounds, the fast-rising Nigerian star Akinthefirst compels our ears to salivate and heart to melt with his hot new song titled ‘Tough Times’ which is doing extremely well in the music market.

Speaking of his experience and how he has gone through and been able to overcome tough times in his song, promises to elevate Nigerian music and upraise it to new levels all over the globe.

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We believe Akinthefirst has come so far and is doing extremely well. ‘Tough Times’ is trending on all social media platforms and we believe this is a major milestone that he has breached in his journey. You would fall in love with the hit song on your first listen.

The 20-year-old vocalist started his musical journey in 2017, with a vision to be a rap star, but Akinthebest actually found a balance in the gift of his dynamic artistry, while drifting in between Afrobeats, Trap, Emo/Cloud Rap and Afro-Pop.

Chat Leaks as Davido Congratulates Buju on the Arrival of His Bentley

Legit.ng earlier reported that social media users in Nigeria's online community reacted to an Instagram chat that Buju BNXN shared online of Davido congratulating him on the arrival of his Bentley.

Buju finally got his car, a Bentley that he won at the Hip TV Awards for the Next Rated artist.

The singer had shared the new ride on his Insta-story and Davido reacted to it, congratulating BNXN as his Bentley finally arrived.

Source: Legit.ng

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