Singer Yemi Alade Makes YouTube History
Yemi Alade Source: Instagram.

Nigerian Afropop singer Yemi Alade has made a record by being the first female African artiste to hit one million subscribers on video streaming platform YouTube.

The singer announced this on her Instagram handle, while reflecting on her six-year journey through the music world.

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She wrote, “God is the GREATEST, started this journey six years ago. Thanks to everyone streaming / watching my videos and music. Godbless us all.”

With the feat, Alade joins the league of entertainers with over one million subscribers, including the defunct P-Square (1.2 million), Davido (1.5 million) and Diamond Platnumz (2.1 million).

Concise news understands that this feat is coming months after she became the second Nigerian artist to hit hundred million views on YouTube for the song, ‘Johnny’.

The 30-year-old singer came to limelight after winning the Peak Talent Show in 2009, and is best known for her hit single “Johnny”.

Her debut studio album ‘King of Queens’ was released on October 2, 2014, by Effyzzie Music Group.