Kenyan-born disc jockey, DJ Edu, host of BBC Radio 1Xtra, asserts that Nigerian music is the most popular in Africa at the moment.
Edu, who recently unveiled his radio show in Lagos, told Saturday Beats, “I think Nigerian music is the most popular in Africa right now. If you are to name the biggest afrobeats stars, most of them would come from Nigeria. The history of afrobeat (Fela) has also given Nigeria an advantage. There is a lot of history you can gather, modernise and mix with current trends. I recently heard a Cape Verdean singing Davido’s song and I was amazed