One of the key factors that determine a hit song is the intro. In as much as instrumentals, lyrics and vocals are mostly what are being focused on when determining a great song, the intro should not be undermined.
There are a few songs that have been released in the Nigerian music
industry that have fantastic intro, and this publication would help to
refresh your minds with the 5 greatest of them all.
No Lele” – Wizkid
This song is the 2nd track on Wizkid’s
highly successful debut album, “Superstar.” One of the reasons why this song trended so much is because of the awesome intro it has.
Wizkid started the song with some serious proclamation of the area he stayed as an aspirin singer mixed with the percussion from the instrumentals adopted on the song, it turned out a beauty and at the same time an enviable spark. Wizkid deserves the number one spot it occupies.
Fawazzy released this smash hit in 2019 and the major highlight of the song is the intro which went on to become a pop culture slang.
“Call me Mr jailer” became so popular amongst youths and even among the elites. Aside from the vibe that the song has, when a DJ in a party or social event just blasts this intro from their speakers, people lose their home training and become wild, such is the
impact that the intro has when sounded.
This jam was released in 2011 and it became an instant hit as its
popularity spread quickly across the nation, all thanks to the catchy
intro that it has.
The intro is exactly what made the song so huge. When this song comes
up on speakers at social gatherings, everyone sings along to the intro
like they were there when the song was recorded. A worthy candidate on
This song is the most recent jam on the list as it was released
towards the end of 2018. The intro to this song is insane and always made fans go wild every time it comes.
The intro was adopted from a scene from a Nollywood movie and it
proved to be an absolutely brilliant move as it is what gives fans ‘orgasm’ when sounded.
The intro to this song is quite charming, with Davido’s unique voice, “Fia” always catches attention when played either in social gatherings or any other place.
“Fia” is a certified hit and the intro played a part in it becoming
one as it pins you down to listen to the whole song due to the charm it