Nigerian singers, Ckay, Omah Lay has been inducted into YouTube Music’s Black Voices Class of 2022 along with Uber Talented and trending Nigerian Music producers, P.Prime Telz.
Ckay, Omah Lay, P. Prime and Telz join their counterparts around the world on the 2022 YouTube Music Black Voices Class of 2022. This was revealed on Thursday, the 21st of October 2021.
According to Youtube Music, these artists from around the world speak to the vastness of the pool of Black genius. Limitless in genre, identity, talent, innovation, and creativity, their voices and the music they make encapsulate the global experience of Black people–past, present, and future.
Addy Awofisayo, YouTube’s head of music in sub-Saharan Africa, said the initiative would further help in amplifying inherent potentials in the continent’s entertainment landscape
Omah Lay who took to Instagram to announce this wrote;
Super proud to be part of #YoutubeBlack Voices Class of 2022!! Another step in this blessed journey! Thank you @youtubemusic #youtubemusic 💜
Telz also expressed his excitement at being inducted in the special class;
Proud to be part of @youtubemusic’s #YouTubeBlack Voices Music Class of 2022. Subscribe to my channel and check out the full playlist now on #YouTubeMusic