Omah Lay, Tems and other young Nigerian music stars that will take over in 2021

Omah Lay

The Nigerian music industry is filled with many great talents and gifted individuals like- Daido, Wizkid, Burna Boy, Tiwa Savage, Yemi Alade and others.

The industry which is arguably the most successful in Africa is set to experience a great change following the ‘fire’ young Nigerian music stars are bringing to the game.

It appears Nigeria will lead Africa Music for a very long time considering the new group of talents cropping up in addition to the big names already mentioned.

Kemi Filani News brings to you, “Young Nigerian music stars that will take over in 2021


Temilade Openiyi better known as Tems has proved beyond reasonable doubt that she is here to stay. Her unique voice and kind of music gives her an edge over others. We are looking forward to Tems taking over in 2021.

Omah Lay

Omah Lay, 23, introduced his immense talent to the national market with his record “Bad Influence” off his Get Layed EP in 2020.

His “Bad Influence” instantly became a big hit in Nigeria and the young lad registered his name among the hottest musicians in the country.

His next biggest song in his debut year in the Nigeria Music Industry is “Godly“.

The song instantly became an international hits and Omah Lay become a national music asset for Nigeria to join those who are already holding the mantle and exporting Nigerian music to the world.


Rema, a 20 years old Nigerian Afro Fusion musician became a music sensation in 2019.

With his talents and beautiful voice, Rema has become one of the biggest artists in Nigeria.

His songs “Ginger Me, Woman, and Dumebi” were international hits in 2020. In 2021, he will surely takeover.

Fire Boy DML

Adedamola Adefolahan professionally known as Fireboy DML is signed to Olamide’s YBNL.

He took the industry by the storm in the year 2019 after he had a breakthrough with his popular track, ‘Jealous’.

In 2020, his records like “Tattoo” and “Like I Do” were national hits and loved by many.

Fireboy DML has showed he’s out to grab and lead the Nigerian Music Industry in 2021.