Top-ranked artists from Nigeria

The top-ranked artists from Nigeria that appear most prominently in over 43,000 greatest album charts on BestEverAlbums.com are listed below:

N.B. Artist from before the mid-1960s may not be as well represented in this chart, because this chart only takes into account their albums. (Before that time, singles were far more prevalent than albums).

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Rank Artist Albums The number of albums by this artist featuring in the greatest album charts. Top Ranked Album The top ranked album by this artist and where it ranks in the overall chart. Score Total rank score for this artist (made up of the total rank score from all of their albums)
Nigeria1Fela Kuti51Zombie (1,097th)6,672
Nigeria2William Onyeabor10Atomic Bomb (3,895th)918
Nigeria3King Sunny Adé10Juju Music (4,816th)391
Nigeria4Olatunji6Drums Of Passion (5,751st)301
Nigeria5Tony Allen12HomeCooking (12,517th)149
Nigeria6The Funkees3Now I'm A Man (8,710th)133
Nigeria7Keziah Jones5Blufunk Is A Fact! (21,375th)76
Nigeria8Femi Kuti4Femi Kuti (20,491st)57
Nigeria9Asa2Beautiful Imperfection (22,625th)50
Nigeria10SJOB Movement1A Move In The Right Direction (20,891st)44
Nigeria11The Lijadu Sisters4Danger (33,298th)40
Nigeria12Burna Boy3African Giant (26,752nd)34
Nigeria13Nicole Moudaber2Believe (25,270th)34
Nigeria14Prince Nico Mbarga1Sweet Mother (27,925th)25
Nigeria15Seun Kuti & Egypt 804Many Things (52,895th)21
Nigeria16Mixed Grill1Cry For Peace And Love (34,306th)18
Nigeria17Celestine Ukwu3Ilo Abu Chi (41,597th)15
Nigeria18Ofege1Try And Love (38,812th)14
Nigeria19Solomon Ilori1African High Life (50,476th)7
Nigeria20Monomono2Give The Beggar A Chance: The Lightning Power Of Awareness (53,709th)7
Total artists: 70. Page 1 of 4
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