This week, there weren’t any new arrivals on the MTV Base Official Naija Top 10, the definitive new chart of Nigerian contemporary music. Nonetheless, P-Square‘s “Alingo” is now number one, swapping places with 2Face‘s “Ihe Neme” which had reigned supreme for the past two weeks. “Ghostmode” by Phyno featuring Olamide is slowly climbing up the charts, now at number four; just behind Banky W‘s “Yes/No” at the number three spot.
Tune in to The Official Naija Chart, presented by MTV Base VJ Ehis (@SpecialSlim), and with special guest DJ Caise (@DjCaise) on MTV Base (DStv Channel 322) on Tuesday 26 March @22.00 WAT, to AIT on Tuesday 26 March @ 21.30 WAT and STV: Thursday 28 March @ 18.00 WAT. Next week’s chart will be released on Friday 29 March on NTA @ 23.30 WAT.
Here’s this week’s Official Naija Top 10 (22 March – 28 March 2013) countdown:
- P-Square – Alingo
- 2Face Idibia – Ihe Neme
- Banky W – Yes/No
- Phyno Feat. Olamide – Ghostmode
- Ice Prince – More
- Burna Boy – Tonight
- L.O.S – Bad Guy P
- Goldie – Skibobo
- Lynxxx Feat. IllBliss & Phyno – Eziokwu
- Olamide – First of All
The Official Naija Chart is decided by an elite judging panel of Nigerian broadcasters, music specialists and taste makers put together by MTV Base including DJ Jimmy Jatt, DJ Xclusive (Cool FM), DJ Humility (Cool FM), Big Time (Rhythm FM), DJ Caise (The Beat FM), Toolz (The Beat FM), Bella Naija music editor Onos O, and Osagie Alonge (Nigerian Entertainment Today).
The show will air on the following platforms and times:
Premier on NTA – Fridays at 11:30pm |
1st Repeat on AIT -Tuesdays at 9:30pm
2nd repeat on MTV Base – Tuesdays at 10pm
3rd Repeat on STV – Thursdays at 6:00pm.
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