Nigerian singer and popular Afrobeats superstar, David Adeleke, widely known as Davido latest album Timeless has made history by becoming the first African album to top the the US iTunes Albums Chart..
The album topped the chart on Wednesday, April 5, 2023, making history as the first African album to hit Number 1 in the world’s biggest music market.
It will be recalled that Davido dropped his fourth studio album ‘Timeless’ on March 31, 2023, with guest appearances from Nigerian artists such as Asake, Fave, The Cavemen, DMW’s latest additions, Morravey and Logos Olori as well as Grammy-award-winning Beninese singer Angelique Kidjo, British rapper Skepta, South African music producer/DJ Musa Keys, Jamaican dancehall/reggae singer Dexta Daps, and South African rapper, Focalistic.
The 17-track album has been making waves since it was released across different music platforms with global streaming giant, Spotify announcing it the most streamed in the United Kingdom, Canada, France and Nigeria.
‘Timeless’ also made history as the most first-day streams ever for an African album on Apple Music