Ever since making his breakthrough into the mainstream in 2020, Omah Lay has solidified his status as one of the most celebrated artists in the Afrobeats genre, particularly for his songs that delve into his personal experiences, providing a sense of connection for his listeners.
In another remarkable achievement, Omah Lay has now exceeded an impressive milestone of 1 billion Spotify streams encompassing all his musical contributions. This accomplishment comes on the heels of the release of the deluxe edition of his highly-praised debut album, ‘Boy Alone,’ and the success of his single, ‘Soso.’
Elevating from an emerging artist to a commercial powerhouse, Omah Lay has emerged as one of Nigeria’s most prominent musical figures. His recognition was underscored by his victory in the Next Rated category at the 2021 Headies awards, a resounding vote of confidence in his potential to ascend to even greater heights in the years to come.
Omah Lay has indeed lived up to these lofty expectations, amassing a legion of fans both within Nigeria and on a global scale. He has collaborated with music industry heavyweights such as Wizkid, Olamide, Adekunle Gold, and even Justin Bieber. Additionally, he recently contributed to the soundtrack of ‘Spiderman: Across the Spiderverse,’ a project executive produced by Metro Booming.