Nigerian Afrobeat’s superstar, Kizz Daniel recently revealed that he had no idea his viral song ‘Buga’ was going to be an international hit.
Born Oluwatobiloba Daniel, better known by his stage name Kizz Daniel, started his music career in 2014 hence he graduated in 2013, with a degree in Water Resources Management and Agrometeorology.
In an interview that was released on YouTube, Kizz Daniel spoke about his intercontinental hit single ‘Buga’, his relationship with Tiwa Savage, his style of music, creative process, his dream to sell out the O2, handling interest from female fans, becoming an actor, and being a businessman as well as other issues.
According to Kizz Daniel, he never thought the song would become an intercontinental hit when he was recording it. He revealed that he recorded Buga before playing it for Tekno who then recorded his verse.
Buga also topped the list of the most searched song on Google in the first half of 2022.
‘Buga’ was released on 3rd May 2022, and it was able to become the most popular song in Nigeria. The song has been the fans’ favorite; with listening and streams from all over the world, massive ratings and undoubtedly the biggest song in Nigeria.
The song has been trending even on TikTok with people having dance challenges and on Trace Urban, MTV Base it’s been in the top five countdowns.
He also said that he once wished he had the opportunity of performing the hit song ‘Buga’ at the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar.
Kizz Daniel also confirmed that on the 27th of August 2022, he will be performing in Malawi and the confirmation came days after the musician’s show was cancelled in Tanzania about a week ago.
Buga is the hit song everyone currently vibes from young, old, men and women, to people on the streets, at parties, and all-over social media.