Collabos are said to be means by which artistes bring their unique ingenuity on a song and leverage on each other’s creativity and fans base.
Below is a list of Nigerian artistes who bring their own brilliant magic on collabos and are often sought after by other artistes.
1. Don Jazzy
The Mavin records emperor has suddenly become a collabo magnet. Before now, he was just satisfied with being behind the scenes; suddenly artistes started recruiting him for their songs.
He was featured on Psquare’s Collabo, Olamide’s Skelemba, Iyanya’s Gift, Timaya’s Concur and other songs.
Ghost Mode hit maker, Phyno is another talented artiste who gets featured on songs. His unique delivery, versatility and punch lines are things to watch out for whenever he is being featured on a song.
He was featured on Humble Smith’s Osinachi, Flavour’s Wiser, Olamide’s In my circle, Jaywon’s Madantin, Falz’s Karishaka and others.
Though he hasn’t come out to declare that he charges for collabos, but whenever he collaborates on a song, you can be sure he will deliver.
Recall that Wizkid once revealed that he is responsible for making Saeon’s Boogie Down a hit song. Like a medicine man that is confident of his remedy, Wizkid is confident of the magic he brings on collabos.
He has been featured on Seyi Shay’s Crazy, Terry G’s Knack Am, Runtown’s Bend down pause, DJ Jimmy Jatt’s Feeling the beat, Praiz’s Sisi and others.
The YBNL boss versatility always comes to the fore whenever he collaborates on a song. Though some music pundits believe too many collabos might affect his brand, but the hit maker isn’t ready to slow down yet.
He has been featured on Phyno’s Aju, Davido’s The Money, Harry Song’s Reggae blues, Sound Sultan’s Monsura, Seriki’s somebody.
DM Records boss who was allegedly accused of rape by a woman based in the U.S is a bonafide collabo king. His freestyles and seamless delivery makes him a candidate for collabos.
He has been featured on Patoranking’s Alubarika, Kcee’s Alkayida, Solid Star’s My body, DJ Exclusive’s Pangolo and others.
Girlie O singer, Patoranking who recently had a successful concert in Johannesburg, South Africa is one artiste who possesses that rare ability to add flavour to a collabo.
His dancehall style has made him a toast to other artistes. He has featured on Lil Kesh’s Is it because, Wizzy Pro’s Emergency, Ycee’s Condo, Waje’s Left for good, Dija’s Falling for you and lot’s more. He was recently unveiled as Malivelihood brand ambassador.
Armed with a croaky voice, the Afropop star still shows his adaptability on collabos. He featured on DJ Exclusive’s Wole, MC Galaxy’s Nek Unek, Runtown’s Gallardo, R2bees’s Gboza and lot’s more.
He recently shocked his fans when he announced that he won’t be releasing his anticipated album this year again.
8. Banky W
He featured on Black Magic’s Body, DJ Exclusive’s Tonight, Sarkodie’s Pon di ting, Seyi Shay’s Right now and lot’s more.