This list is basically centered on the most successful Nigerian pop songs of all time, and by successful the criteria are;
How popular these songs are in Nigeria, how popular they are abroad and feats and records set by these songs, pardon the songs on this list are mostly focused on 21st century songs.
TEN MOST POPULAR NIGERIAN SONGS OF ALL TIME
10. KUKERE – IYANYA
“Kukere” (Efik: “Don’t Worry” is a song by Nigerian singer Iyanya. It was released as the lead single from his second studio album, Desire (2013). Upon its release, the song peaked at number 1 on Top FM’s May Chart, Soundcity’s Viewers Choice, Rhythm FM, and The Beat 99.9 FM’s Blackberry Top Ten Countdown.
In addition, it peaked at number 2 on Radio Port Harcourt. CEO Dancers performed the song during their performance on Britain’s Got Talent. To further promote his second studio album in London, Cokobar and Iyanya held the “Kukere Queen Competition”. Participants of the competition were asked to upload a dance video of themselves and state three reasons why they deserve to win