Teni featured on all Billboard 2023 Editorial list


Afrobeats singer and songwriter Teni Apata appeared on all four Billboard Editorial lists as the favorite African album and song of 2023.

As 2023 ends, major news outlets, prominent figures, and celebrities are sharing their favorite songs, albums, TV, and films of 2023. This year has been a breakthrough for Afrobeats, with increasing popularity and recognition worldwide. Billboard released their editorial list in which numerous Nigerian artists were chosen to have the best African album or song of 2023.

Teni the entertainer was featured on all four billboard editorial lists of 2023. Her latest album 'Tears of the Sun' which was released in November clinched the second spot on 'favorite African album'. Other prominent artists featured were Tyla, Davido, Olamide, Asake, and others. Teni is the artist with the most entries alongside Davido on the Billboard Editorial list.

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Teni recently recounted the numerous ways in which Davido helped her as a music industry colleague during an interview with on Zero Conditions podcast. She clarified that she harbors no grievances over fellow artist Davido referring to her as his younger sister.