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Ayra Starr Makes History as First Nigerian Female Artist to Surpass 100 Million Streams on Spotify

Ayra Starr, a Nigerian singer, and composer, has broken a big record in the Nigerian music industry by being the first female Nigerian artist to reach 100 million Spotify streams.

With her voice and flair, the young musician signed to Mavin Records in 2021 has been making waves in the Nigerian music scene. According to Chart Data, her hit song, ‘Rush,’ has become the first solo single by a female Nigerian artist to achieve 100 million listens on Spotify.

The news of Ayra Starr’s historic achievement was posted on Twitter, where her followers and supporters congratulated her on the incredible feat. Ayra Starr expressed her thanks and remarked how things that were once a fantasy for her are now becoming a reality.Ayra Starr Makes History As First Nigerian Female Artist To Surpass 100 Million Streams On Spotify, Yours Truly, News, April 22, 2024

She praised herself in a tweet, writing, “The things that were once just fantasies. Congratulations, @ayrastarr!!!!!”

Ayra Starr Makes History As First Nigerian Female Artist To Surpass 100 Million Streams On Spotify, Yours Truly, News, April 22, 2024

This accomplishment is crucial not only for Ayra Starr, but also for female musicians in the Nigerian music business who are working hard to break boundaries and make their mark.

Ayra Starr’s success story encourages aspiring musicians who want to break into the music industry, demonstrating that hard effort, perseverance, and a distinct style can all pay off in the end. Ayra Starr has established a high standard for other female artists in Nigeria and throughout Africa, and we can’t wait to see what further milestones she will achieve in her career.

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