Olamide Baddo Makes History: African Rapper Peaks at #4 on UK Albums Chart with ‘Unruly

Renowned rapper and performer Olamide Adedeji, also known as Olamide Baddo, has etched his name in history by achieving a remarkable feat. With the launch of his 10th studio album, Unruly,” Olamide has shattered records and redefined the trajectory of African rappers on a global scale.

In a groundbreaking achievement, Olamide Baddo has emerged as the first and sole African rapper to seize a prominent position on the esteemed UK Top Albums chart. His latest masterpiece, “Unruly,” has ascended to the impressive fourth rank, marking an unprecedented milestone for the African rap scene.

Notably, Olamide’s musical prowess has extended its reach across continents. On the illustrious Apple Music Top Albums chart for the United Kingdom (UK), “Unruly” skyrocketed to the fourth spot, an accomplishment never before attained by an African rapper. This achievement stands as a testament to Olamide’s unparalleled influence and creative ingenuity.

The remarkable triumphs of “Unruly” don’t stop there. Olamide Baddo has etched his name in the annals of music history once again by securing a top 10 placement on the Apple Music Top Albums chart for the United States. This historic feat cements Olamide’s status as a trailblazing force in the global music arena.

To commemorate the momentous release of “Unruly,” Olamide orchestrated a star-studded listening party on August 9, 2023. The event witnessed a dazzling array of industry luminaries and dedicated fans who gathered to celebrate Olamide’s remarkable achievement in style.

Diverging from his conventional style, “Unruly” encapsulates Olamide’s artistic evolution and daring experimentation. The album has resonated deeply with audiences, solidifying its place as the highest-selling rap album on Nigeria’s premier digital streaming platform. In an astonishing display of anticipation and adoration, “Unruly” garnered over a staggering 1 million streams on Spotify within its inaugural 24 hours.

In the wake of this monumental triumph, Olamide Baddo has not only shattered records but has also elevated the global recognition of African rap. The resonance of “Unruly” underscores Olamide’s indomitable spirit and reaffirms his status as a musical visionary.

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