Zuchu makes history as "Sukari" is most watched song of 2021
WCB signee, Zuchu has made history by becoming the artiste with the most-watched song on YouTube in the year 2021.
Zuchu’s Sukari was first released on January 30, 2021 and has so far garnered over 60 million views, becoming the most watched solo-single in Sub-Saharan Africa in 2021.
Diamond Platnumz’s Jeje follows closely in second place with over 59 million views.
“#SUKARI 60,000,000 Million lovers? 60,000,000 Million viewers on @youtube. The Most viewed African Song On Youtube in 2021 Am grateful And humbled.Asanteni Nawapenda ?? Thank you @iam_trone,” shared Zuchu.
In March 2021, Zuchu became the first female artiste in East Africa to clock 1 million subscribers on YouTube. She also became the first female artist in Africa to achieve such a milestone within 11 months.
On June 17, 2021, the Tanzanian star became the first female artist in East Africa to be awarded the Golden Plaque by the YouTube Community after her channel surpassed the 1 Million subscribers mark.
Now, Zuchu has gathered another 650,000 subscribers after hitting 1 million subscribers in March this year.
The WCB signee also became the first female artist in Sub-Saharan Africa to clock over 1 million views on YouTube within 22 hours through her song, Sukari.
Zuchu who was officially unveiled as a WCB signee back in April 2020 and been setting and breaking her own records just months into the music industry.
She is the second female artiste under the label after Queen Darleen (Diamond’s sister) who was signed back in 2016.
Away from history, Zuchu is set to perform in Malindi, Kenya on the 11th of December, 2021.