Olamide’s ‘Ikigai’ EP Debuts At No. 13 On Billboard World Albums Chart


Nigerian singer and rapper, Olamide has achieved another international feat after his new EP, “Ikigai, Vol. 1,” entered the Billboard World Albums chart at number 13.

This news came out on Tuesday, July 9, 2024, showing Olamide’s growing influence in global music.

This is the seventh time Olamide’s work has appeared on this important chart. It proves he keeps making a big impact and pushing Nigerian music to new heights worldwide.

“Ikigai” surprised fans when it was released. Its mix of different sounds and themes has caught on with listeners around the world. The title comes from a Japanese idea meaning “a reason for living,” which shows how Olamide is growing as both an artist and a businessman.

This achievement adds to Olamide’s record of breaking barriers in music. He continues to inspire new artists with his innovative approach and passion for music. This has earned him many loyal fans and praise from music critics.

“Ikigai” follows other successful Olamide projects that have made it onto the Billboard World Albums chart. These include “Carpe Diem,” “999,” “Uy Scuti,” “Lagos Nawa,” “The Glory,” and “Eyan Mayweather.”

This latest success further establishes Olamide as a top figure in Nigerian music, with a fanbase that’s growing around the world.