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Entertainment of Tuesday, 10 May 2022


Tems becomes first Nigerian artist to debut No. 1 on Billboard Hot 100

Nigerian singer Tems Nigerian singer Tems

Nigerian superstar Temilade Openiyi, popularly known as Tems, has made history as the first Nigerian artist to debut No.1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with her feature on Future’s "Wait For U".

The track, which also features Drake, from Futures's LP album "I Never Liked You,"and debuts as number one on the Billboard Hot 100 is Future's second No.1 hit, Drake's 10th and Tems first.

Last year, her collaboration with Wizkid earned her a Billboard Top 10 hit. With "Essence," making Wizkid the first African musician to have a song in the Top 10 Billboard chart as a lead artist, and Tems' first Top 10 hit.