Exclusively Legit9ja holds out the south-side artistes to watch out for in 2019, Kindly note that this post is not in any order.
However, In previous years the south-side has been known for having so many talents more of comedians who have made waves for themselves. From 2018 you all will agree with us that the south is gradually breaking grounds as musically talented fighters are showcasing their skills without fear of regional restriction.
Here legit9ja will highlight a few act to watch out for in 2019, although there are others who might not be on this list. See Below;
Victor Adere, the “Wetin We Gain” preacher known with his stage name “Victor Ad” broke-out of the grass-root straight to the top with his slogan “Pray For Grace” working for him. The Rave and most requested act ended 2018 with the visual of his previous single “No Idea” while his HIT single “Wetin We Gain” is still the talk of day. The destiny of Victor Ad they say lays on the shoulder of his next song. We will say this guy is someone to watch out for in 2019.
Old Warri, Erhiga Agarivbie a.k.a 2secs globally known with his stage name Erigga (PaperBoi) has been an underground rapper for years and it seems the year 2018 was a pray answered after his street takeover with a single titled “Motivation” in which he featured Victor Ad, he did not stop on there as he fired out “Kettle(The Story Of Okemutie)” and a mind-blowing concert “Erigga Live the Genesis” the first of its kind with a single titled “Glory“. Erigga released the music visual of all his released single last year and the Paperboi is one of the biggest thing to watch out for this year 2019.
Slize Entertainment Frontier, Afropop singer Daniel Egbunu known as SlizeBoy Ability is a recording artiste, a song writer and a producer who hails from South Central; Idah in Kogi State. The Slizeboy who had a back-to-back release with the likes of “Confam“, “Lobe” featuring Mr Real and the street anthem “4WardEva” which he featured Erigga. He released the visual of the song “4WardEva” to start the new year. This talent is what to watch out for in 2019.
Twest is one of the most featured talent and last year was definitely an amazing 2018 for him after the release of the visual to his hit single “Work and Pray” premiered on Tv stations. He ended the year with a single titled “Hate” after his “How E Go Be” which also was a blast. The self acclaimed “Son Of Rose” came up with the TeamRespect which he intends to make a new mark in the entertainment industry with. He is also to watch out for in 2019.
GRAHAM D BABA.
Afro/high-life pop singer Graham D Baba known for his musical creativity should also be a talent to watch out for in 2019. The singer who made Erigga’s Kettle a success taking the chorus and also blessed us with his hit single “KUKU” started the new year with a magic sound “When?” currently trending.
DJ Bicoff is also an act to watch out for in 2019. The multi-talented act took to the music game on a high level last year after his feature with the likes of Twest and Erigga which the music video was premiered on several TV stations, he also released a personal hit single titled “Jah Knows Tomorrow” whose visual was shot in Dubia yet to be released. Dj Bicoff after breaking grounds to gain his popularity has not come to play as he started the year already with a mind-blowing single “PRAY“. He should be watched out for in 2019.
The Afro HipHop and Rnb sensation 9Geez a.k.a Radiokilla definitely should be a talent to watch out for in 2019. Lowkey he made major moves with his single “High Feeling” featuring Skales, the remix to his Superman which he featured L.A.X. and several amazing singles which includes; Lagos Sha, Omalicha, and ended the year with a hit love song “For Your Love“. This talented radiokiller should have a lot to showcase this new year.
Talented rapper, John NetworQ popularly known as Son Of Merlin who released the official video to his up-tempo smash hit, “Please” shot in South Chicago, USA, he had an amazing 2018 as he dished out an EP SonOfMeRLiN voL2 which is a 10 track collection with features including Gen Pype, LA, BoyBreed, SpotLess, and Minz. The Rapper went on with a single titled “SEE FINISH” thereafter a single “Shogunle[EndSars]” which became the talk of the media. After a feature with SESS on the remix of his “SEE FINISH rEMIX” John Networq ended the year with “Blessings“. He is definitely a talent to watch out for in 2019.
This musical act, Snazzy Grin gave us “Paddy” which was produced by Graham D, This Paddy definitely has a lot to showcase under his new management “Moxie Entertaiment”. He is a talent to look out for in 2019.
Jones-Dibie Brendan popularly known with his stage name “Brenny Jones” blessed us with a single “Jah Elo” after taking on a cover off DMW’s AJE. The Wavegod who recently dropped his highly anticipated banger “MAMI” to start up the new year. He is definitely a talent to look out for in 2019.
Interesting Music Boss, Nickelson the “Sample For Me” gang leader dropped several hits; he featured Erigga on his “Prayer” and stared this new year with a single titled “Blessing“. He is an act to watch out for in 2019.
Promising vibrant musical act, Playboi Classic ended 2018 with an interesting sound titled “MY WAY“. He should be on the look out for this 2019. Definitely has a lot to showcase.
KGT Record finest act ‘UMP‘ is a talent to look out for in the year 2019. He started the year on a clean sheet with a hit single titled “Prayer“.
Dr Barz is an artiste who through his music speaks on social justice issues, he raises awareness on issues affecting youths and also shows us a good time through his afrobeats club bangers. He ended 2018 with Gbege.
Talented rising act, Songwriter, Singer and Rapper, Jenkins Okeoghene Agbala known with his stage name “Truly” gave us “Grace” to end 2018. He is a talent to look out for in 2019.
Active Donsun after surviving a ghastly accident still has so much to show off his talent. In 2018 he released “Confirmation” which he featured Twest, thereafter he gave us a love song “Show Me The Way” dished out a party jam “FMT” took us on a journey with Mz kiss on his single “ShoTiwa OnLine“, and Ended the year with “Ma’Chere” just after his “Gbagam (Connect)“. He is definitely hardworking and y’all need to watch out for him in 2019.
Big blaze it’s a talented artist known for his banging tune.. such as Oloko, Stripper, Make Am …Big blaze is the next big thing in Nigeria Music Industry. Y’all have to look up for this talent in 2019.