Chidinma has been announced as the first female artist to ever top the MTV Base Official Naija Top 10 charts. The stunning video for “E Mi Ni Baller” which was shot by ace cinematographer, Clarence Petersand featured label mates, Tha Suspect and Illbliss, has kicked out P-Square’s “Personally” off the top spot.
Big Friday Show host, Basketmouth is this week’s special guest and joins VJ Ehis (@SpecialSlim) as they run through the hits and misses in this week’s chart.
The Okoye twins drop one place to number 2 while the Koko Master himself, D’Banj, continues to nip at their heels from the number 3 position with “Don’t Tell Me Nonsense”.
Last week’s studio guest, Burna Boy, stays solid at number 4 with “Run My Race”.
This week’s highest climber is Timaya who moves up two places to number 6 with “Ekoloma Demba” while DJ Xclusive continues to make upward progress, rising one place to number 5 with “No Time”.
Wande Coal’s former number one “The Kick” hung on tight but still fell from number 3 this week to number 7. BET Award winner Ice Prince drops down to number 9 and 2Face is valiantly holding onto the number 10 slot with “Rainbow” for the second week running.
This week’s charts has been 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 Jatt, DJ 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: 30 August – 5 September 2013:
1. CHIDINMA - E MI NI BALLER
2. P-SQUARE – PERSONALLY
3. D'BANJ - DON'T TELL ME NONSENSE
4. BURNA BOY - RUN MY RACE
5. DJ XCLUSIVE - NO TIME
6. TIMAYA - EKOLOMA DEMBA
7. WANDE COAL - THE KICK
8. ICE PRINCE - VIP
9. FLAVOUR - CHINNY BABY
10. 2FACE – RAINBOW