In light of the continued success of his tracks on streaming services, the late Nigerian singer Mohbad pulls off a stunning posthumous feat.
Mohbad songs have seen a huge increase in popularity on streaming platforms all around the country since the street sensation passed away on September 12, 2023. The late musician has a stunning six entries in the top 10 in the most recent TurnTable weekly Top 100 Nigeria chart.
Mohbad’s Ask About Me rose 20 spots to No. 2, Beast & Peace rose 29 spots to No. 3, and Peace, which peaked at No.1 on the Apple Music Nigeria list, rose 23 spots to No.23 during the chart week of September 15—21,2023 Pariwo’ which features Bella Shmurda, climbs 44 spots to No. 7, ‘sabi’ climbs 68 spots to No. 8, and ‘Feel Good’ climbs 25 spots to No 9.
Since his death, streaming of Mohbad’s music has skyrocketed. His first EP, Light, and his sophomore EP, Blessed, both of which were released in 2023, have had a rebirth on streaming services.
The general population has expressed outrage over Mohbad’s death and demanded inquiries into any potential foul play. Lil Durk, Meek Mill, and Kodak Black are just a few of the Nigerian and intentional musicians who have paid tribute to the late, great street-hop maestro.