And yet another Nigerian artiste is already making a name for himself internationally and this time it is rapper Ycee.
Today, the rapper was profiled by Billboards with top stars from across the globe, as one of the ‘Next Big Sound’ music lovers should look out for.
Writing on his Instagram today, the rapper who is better known for his hit single Jagaban, said the recognition came as a surprise to him. “Woke up this morning and I don’t even know how I ended up on the billboard website only to find out that I AM ON THE BILLBOARDS CHART- NEXT BIG SOUND,” he said.
“I’m am speechless and humbled @billboardfor the recognition “I dey billboards when I no be advert” @tinnyentaafrica we about to level up,” Ycee continued.
YCEE rose to fame with his smash hit single Jagaban that was accepted instanly and bagged him the Rookie of the Year at the 2016 Headies Awards. Shortly after, the Omo Alhaji crooner inked an exclusive deal with Sony Music Entertainment.
Now, he is getting the global recognition his contemporaries like Wizkid, Tekno and Mr Eazi are getting, and we are so happy for him!
See his celebratory note: