Tyla’s debut album tops Billboard World Albums chart


South African singer-songwriter Tyla has made history with her debut album, Tyla, which debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard World Albums chart.

The album, released on March 22, 2024, marks a significant milestone for the young artist. She has been making waves in the music industry with her unique blend of genres. From Afrobeats, Pop, R&B, and South Africa's very own, Amapiano.

Tyla's breakout hit, Water, has been a viral sensation on TikTok. Armed with a popular dance, it garnered million of views which contributed to the song's success. The track reached No. 7 on the Billboard Hot 100 and No. 1 on the Billboard U.S. Afrobeats Songs chart, showcasing Tyla's versatility and appeal to a diverse audience.

The album features collaborations with artists such as Kelvin Momo, Tems, Gunna, Skillibeng, and Becky G. These collaborations highlight Tyla's ability to work with a variety of artists and genres. The 14-track project also includes her previous singles Truth or Dare, On and On, and Butterflies, which have been well-received by fans and critics alike.

Tyla's success on the Billboard World Albums chart is a testament to her talent and the growing influence of African music on the global stage. Her debut album has been praised for its unique sound and the artist's ability to blend different genres, making it a must-listen for fans of various music styles.

Fans are eagerly anticipating her live performances and future releases. With her debut album setting a strong foundation, the young artist is poised to become a leading figure in the global music scene.