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Iyanya’s “Sexy Mama” Takes Over on this Week’s MTV Base Official Naija Top 10 Chart Powered by Star Music

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Iyanya is sitting pretty at the top of the MTV Base Official Naija Top 10 powered by Star Music. The “Sexy Mama” singer and Project Fame winner displaces Wande Coal who drops one place to number 2 after two weeks atop the chart with “The Kick”, featuring Don Jazzy.

There are two new entries on the Official Naija Top 10 this week: Burna Boy’s “Run My Race” (number 9) and 2Face’s “Rainbow”, which enters the chart at number 10 in the same week that “Dance Floor” makes its exit. Also dropping out of the chart this week is WizKid’s “Azonto” after an impressive 9 weeks in the chart.

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Special guest Iyanya is on the Official Naija Top 10 sofa this week to discuss with Ehiz (@SpecialSlim) on the hottest music videos and songs making a strong impact on the Nigerian music scene.

This week’s Official Naija Top 10 premiered on MTV Base on NTA on Friday 26 July, and can be seen on MTV Base (DStv Channel 322) on Tuesday 30 July @22.00 WAT, on AIT on Tuesday 30 July @ 21.30 WAT, and on STV on Thursday 1 August @ 18.00 WAT. Next week’s chart will be revealed on Friday 2 August on NTA @ 23.30 WAT.

Here’s this week’s Official Naija Top 10 (26th July – 2nd August 2013) countdown:

1. Iyanya Feat. Wizkid – Sexy Mama

2. Wande Coal – The Kick

3. D’Prince – Goody Bag

4. P-Square – Personally

5. Ice Prince Zamani – VIP

6. Flavour – Chinny Baby

7. D’Banj – Don’t Tell Me Nonsense

8. Chidinma Feat. IllBliss & Tha Suspect – E Mi Ni Baller

9. Burna Boy – Run My Race

10. 2Face Idibia – Rainbow

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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 JattDJ Xclusive (Cool FM)DJ Humility (Cool FM), Big Time (Rhythm FM), DJ Caise (The Beat FM), Toolz (The Beat FM), Bella Naija entertainment editor Onos O, and Osagie Alonge (Nigerian Entertainment Today).
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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.

For further information about The Official Naija Top 10 go to, like us on Facebook at or follow us on Twitter @MTVBaseAfrica, using the hashtag #OfficialNaijaChart.

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