Kizz Daniel’s “BUGA” hits 40 million views in one month; breaks record on Boomplay


Kizz Daniel’s “Buga” has continued to break grounds, hitting over 40 million views on YouTube.

He (Kizz Daniel) featured his counterpart Tekno on the hit single.

The new anthem placed both young and old on several dance floors. With a ‘Buga Challenge’, everyone was sure to queue in.

Announcing the new milestone, Kizz Daniel said a big thank you to fans and well wishers. “Thank you for 40million views in a Month 🙏🏾🌎 #BUGA.”

The song has also amassed over 100 million streams on Boomplay, another popular streaming platform. This makes it the first single to break this record.

“Kizz Daniel is a truly brilliant artist and continues to surpass expectations with his artistry. We are thrilled to witness another historic milestone from him and incredibly proud of the strides Buga is making on the global front.

Boomplay remains committed to building the most reliable and transparent music ecosystem in Africa and bringing everything music from around the world to Africans,” said Tosin Sorinola, Director of Artiste & Media Relations at Boomplay.

Released on May 4, 2022, “Buga” was also reported to have accumulated 1 million streams within 24 hours of release. It ranked in several African countries such as Nigeria, Ghana, Cameroon, Zimbabwe, Togo, Zambia, DRC, Benin and Sierra Leone.