Ten Most Followed Nigerian Musicians on Instagram. Number 5 Will Shock You!

Instagram is a platform to catch up with the recent happenings of your favourite celebrities and sneak a peek of their personal lives.

Celebrities brag about their popularity with their numbers of followers and they earn advert enquiries, endorsements and even money!

Gone are the days when we used to wait till the latest issue of ovation to catch up with your favourite celebrities. Instagram is the perfect platform to see clothing and events that they attend.

Below is the list of the 10 most followed Nigerian musicians in Nigeria.


  1. Davido (@davidoofficial) – 9.4 million

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God take him time when him create me sha …😛

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David Adeleke a.k.a Davido is a popular musician who hails from Osun State. He is undoubtedly an international music artiste as his music is popular in the country and across Africa.

He can also be seen as a philanthropist who occasionally gives out cash gift to his fans. This spot as the musician with the highest follower on Instagram shows that he is current number one artist in Nigeria.


  1. Wizkid (@wizkidayo) – 7.1 million

Nigeria’s Starboy is one of the top musicians in Nigeria. He is second on the list, coming right after Wizkid.

Wizkid indeed is worth the number two spot as his songs are great and he has a large amount of dedicated fans.


  1. Tiwa Savage (@tiwasavage)- 6.6 million

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Even the little babies 😍

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Tiwa Savage, as the only female in the first 5 list is one of the most talented musician in Nigeria. Her Instagram page is one where fans keep up with her concert, tours and music.


  1. Don Jazzy (@donjazzy) 5.5 million

The Mohits crew founder and the success behind Mavins is a veteran producer that has been prominent for over fifteen years.


  1. Peter Okoye (@peterpsquare) – 5.4 million

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😎Just like that.

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On the number 5 list is one of the Psquare dup. although, he has lost the attention of music fans due to the conflict between him and his twin brother, he has fans who supports and love him.

His 4 million plus followers on Instagram is a proof that he has a large fan base!


  1. Yemi Alade (@yemialade) – 5 million

Yemi Alade is known not only in Nigeria, but across Africa for her style of music. Her large number of followers on Instagram shows that she is one of the top performers in Nigeria.


  1. Patoranking (@patorankingfire), Chidinma Ekile (@chidinmaekile) – 4 million

Patoranking and Chidinma hold the number 7 spot on the list. This shows that musicians are taking the hot spot on Instagram.


  1. Tekno (@teknoofficial) – 4 million

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C a r T e l.

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The Pana hit engineer is the number 8 on our list of most followed Nigerian musicians in Nigeria.


  1. Olamide (@baddosneh) – 4 million

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H I T M A N 🏹

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The musician whose songs are street anthems in Nigeria comes as the number 9 on the list. His street popularity is overwhelming and he is no doubt, a talented artiste.


  1. Falz (@falzthebadguy) – 4.3 million

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#Moralinstruction 📕🎵🔈 @duroarts_

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The musician, actor, and comedian takes the tenth spot on the list. Excelling in different sectors; music, comedy and movies, Mr. Folarin is someone that we all love!


Here is the list of the 10 most followed Nigerian musicians on Instagram. Which of these musicians are you following?


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