TurnTable Top 100: Burna Boy’s ‘Love, Damini’ Sweeps The Charts

The Ed Sheeran-assisted "For My Hand" debuts at No.1

Following the release of his recent LP, ‘Love Damini,’ the Grammy award winning singer Burna Boy debuts at No.1 with the Ed Sheeran-assisted “For My Hand.” The new single tallied 3.90 million streams and 47.5 million airplay audience impressions. “For My Hand” arrives as the second No. 1 entry on the Nigeria Top 100 – the chart was launched last week as the first standard music chart in the country that combines all platforms.

Elsewhere on the charts, Burna Boy also debuts three other songs off his new album, ‘Love, Damini’ including “It’s Plenty” starts at No. 6, “Common Person” at No. 7, “Different Size” at No. 8 and “Cloak & Dagger” at No. 9 while previous chart-topper “Last Last” slides to No.5 on this week’s top ten.

Asake’s “Peace Be Unto You” slides to No. 2 on this week’s chart – it continues to lead airplay in Nigeria with 79.1 million in airplay reach (up 27%). It leads the radio chart for a third week and reaches No. 1 on the TV chart for the first time. Kizz Daniel’s “Buga (Lo Lo Lo)” with Tekno is down to No. 3 while Mavins’ “Overloading (OVERDSOE)” falls to No.4 this week. Ruger’s “Girlfriend” descends from its previous peak at No.7 to No.10 this week.

Outside the top ten; more tracks off ‘Love, Damini’ feature in the Top 50 – “Jagele” at No. 45 is the lowest charting song off the album. Crayon’s “Ijo (Laba Laba)” rockets to No. 18, jumping seventy-two places in the process while Chris Brown’s “Nobody Has to Know” with Davido debuts at No. 57 while Fireboy DML’s “Bandana” with Asake launches at No. 66 off one day of tracking.

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