Kizz Daniel’s ‘Buga’ Video Garners Over 6m Views In Four Days
The video to Buga, the hit track of Nigerian singer, Kizz Daniel, reported to be the third most-streamed song of 2022 has garnered over 6 million views in four days of release.
The visuals to ‘Buga’, which featured music producer and singer, Tekno was posted on YouTube in the evening of Wednesday, June 22, 2022.
As of 12:30 pm on Sunday, June 25, the video had over 6.5 million views.
The video which had a carnival theme features Kizz Daniel, Tekno, and skit maker, Oga Sabinus.
The song became an instant hit on social media, with several people recording videos of themselves dancing to it.
Notable personalities that have publicly danced to the song include Liberian President, George Weah; a former Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, and Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos.
It was also the first song to amass one million streams within 24 hours on Boomplay Music.
Kizz Daniel also started a ‘dance challenge’ for the song and several people across the world participated in it. The singer went on to give some of the participants a N1m naira cash prize.
Following the release of the visuals, Kizz Daniel said he would like to perform the song alongside a mass choir at this year’s world cup in Qatar, which is scheduled to commence in November this year.
“God I want to perform BUGA for World Cup with a mass choir,” he wrote.