With two of his songs currently topping the list, afrobeat musician, Davido, has become the first African to surpass Rolling Stone’s Breakthrough 25 monthly chart.
This was disclosed on the twitter account of MegaTheStallion, content provider for Davido global news and Davido music official.
“With 14.8Million UNIT Growth, AfroBeats SuperStar, Davido Is Currently The ‘Number ONE’ Artist on Rollingstone Chart ‘Breakthrough 25’ USA”, he tweeted.
Rolling Stone chart is a category that ranks the artists with the greatest “unit growth” – i.e. the greatest gains each month in audio streams, the most reflective metrics of today’s music landscape.
It ranks new songs with greatest gains in popularity each week, measured by percentage growth in audio streams.The greater a song’s percentage of growth in streams compared to the previous week, the higher the position on the chart.
Davido’s song currently topping the chart are So Crazy ft lilbaby, which ranks No. 18 and FEM, which ranks No. 23.