Nigerian superstar rapper and label boss, Olamide flew into the ‘Top Ten on Rolling Stone’s Breakthrough 25 chart‘ with the help of his Carpe Diem album released few months ago.
Olamide’s Carpe Diem album was reported to have amazed a total stream of 85 million and this recent success boosted the YBNL boss into the Top Ten on Rolling Stone’s Breakthrough 25 chart, which connotes that Olamide’s popularity is growing exponentially in the U.S
Earlier in the year, Olamide announced that YBNL entered into a distribution deal with the U.S company Empire, the latest in a series of alignments between American and Nigerian music companies.
The breakthrough 25 chart comprises of fast-rising artists of the month within the U.S music industry and Olamide was spotted on number 5 with a unit growth of 7.1M. The increase in chart number is solely on the artist unit growth.