Psquare’s “Personally” Kicks out “The Kick” From the number one spot on @MTVBaseAfrica #OfficialNaijaChart

After a slow climb up the chart, dynamic duo, PSquare have finally achieved top ranking in the MTV Base Official Naija Top 10, displacing Wande Coal’s “The Kick” which falls to third place.


Last week’s studio guest, Chidinma continues to make good progress – currently sitting at number 2 with “E Mi Ni Baller” from her number 3 spot.


Cool FM’s DJ Xclusive, putting himself in a comfortable number 7 with “No Time”, joins VJ Ehis (@SpecialSlim) in the Top 10 studio to co-host this week show and run through the week’s charts.


Burna Boy’s “Run My Race” moves smoothly into the number 5 with Dbanj’s “Don’t Tell Me Nonsense” holding firm to the number 4thposition. 2Face’s “Rainbow” is starting to fade, falling two places to number 10.  Also on the way down are Flavour’s “Chinny Baby”(number 8) and “VIP” by Ice Prince – now at number 6.


Timaya follows last week’s chart debut by rising one place to number 9 thanks to “Ekoloma Demba”. 


Every week, the Official Naija Top 10 powered by Star Music is put together by an elite panel of judges comprising Nigerian broadcasters, music specialists and tastemakers, working with MTV Base to pick the winners and losers in the week’s chart. On the panel are Onos Ovueraye (Bella Naija.com)DJ Humility (Rhythm FM), DJ Jimmy JattDJ Xclusive (Cool FM)Big Time (Rhythm FM), DJ Caise (The Beat FM), Toolz (The Beat FM) and Osagie Alonge(Nigerian Entertainment Today).

The MTV Base Official Naija Top 10: 16 August – 22August 2013:


2          CHIDINMA – E MI NI Baller

3          WANDE COAL – THE KICK


5          BURNA BOY – RUN MY RACE

6          ICE PRINCE – VIP

7          DJ XCLUSIVE – NO TIME



10        2FACE – RAINBOW


This week’s Official Naija Top 10 premiered on MTV Base on NTA on Friday 16 August, and can be seen on MTV Base (DStv Channel 322on Tuesday 20 August @22.00 WAT, on AIT on Tuesday 20 August @ 21.30 WAT, and on STV on Thursday 22 August @ 18.00 WAT.  Next week’s chart will be revealed on Friday 23 August on NTA @ 23.30 WAT.



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The “MTV Base Official Naija Top Ten” is an original MTV Base production and is powered by Star Music.



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