Yemi Alade: 1st female African Artiste to hit 1 Million subscribers on YouTube
Singer, Yemi Alade has accomplished a feat and made history as she becomes the first female African artist to hit one million subscribers on video streaming platform, YouTube.
News Agency of Nigeria reports that this feat comes months after Alade became the second Nigerian artist to hit a hundred million views on YouTube for the song, ‘Johnny’ years ago.
The ‘Oh My Gosh’ singer went on her Instagram page @yemialade to announce the feat and reflect on her musical journey of six years.
She wrote, “God is the Greatest. Started this journey six years ago. Thanks to everyone streaming/watching my videos and music. God bless us all.”
With this feat, Alade joins other entertainers who have over one million subscribers, including the defunct P-Square (1.2 million), Davido (1.5 million) and Diamond Platnumz (2.1 million).
Her debut studio album ‘King of Queens’ was released on October 2, 2014, by Effyzzie Music Group.