Chukwuka Chukwuma Ekweani is a Nigerian singer-songwriter and record producer signed to Warner Music South Africa and Atlantic Records. CKay was formerly signed to Chocolate City, a member of Warner Music Group’s independent label services ADA.
How many units have Love Nwantiti sold?
Love Nwantiti” is a song by Nigerian singer and songwriter CKay, released in 2019 as the second track from his second extended play Ckay the First by Chocolate City through Warner Music Group. The single track sold over 4 million copies in the US, and ‘Love Nwantiti’ holds the record for the most units sold by an Afrobeats song.
In 2021, the song charted across Europe, Australia, Latin America, and New Zealand, reaching number one in India, the Netherlands, Norway, and Switzerland, and gaining popularity across TikTok. It also peaked at number 3 on the UK Singles Chart and reached number one on the UK Indie Singles Chart.
CKay became the second African artist to reach 1.2 billion streams and was surpassed by 200 million streams by Burna Boy, as the most streamed with a total of 1.4 billion streams. In addition, CKay surpassed 100 Million Streams On Boomplay and was given a golden club plaque from Boomplay.