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Top 7 Most Popular African Celebrities (Entertainers) 2021.

In this article, we will like to present you the top 7 most famous celebrities across the African continent. Fame is one of the significant property of any celebrity that makes one gets to know him. Though some have attained more fame than some others so my team and I did a poll to find out who holds the tag most famous in Africa and we will showcase top 7 to you.

The entertainment industry have rise or grow which has made most the celebrities being more famous and well know in Africa. Most of these celebrities holds millions of followers on their social media handles.

Now let's check out the top list;

7 Yemi Alade

Yemi Alade: "Nigeria is like a sponge, it absorbs any sound."

Yemi Eberechi Alade, is a Nigerian Afropop singer, songwriter, actress and activist. She won the Peak Talent Show in 2009 after which she signed to Effyzzie Music Group, and had a hit with her single "Johnny" in 2014.

6 Sarkodie

Michael Owusu Addo known professionally as Sarkodie, is a Ghanaian rapper and entrepreneur from Tema. His contributions to the Ghanaian music industry have earned him numerous accolades, including the Vodafone Ghana Music Award for "Artiste of the Decade".

5 Diamond Platnumz

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Naseeb Abdul Juma Issack, popularly known by his stage name Diamond Platnumz, and often referred to as "Simba" or "The King of Bongo-Flava" is a Tanzanian bongo flava recording artist, actor, dancer, philanthropist and a businessman from Tandale, Dar es Salaam.

4 Davido

David Adedeji Adeleke, popularly known as Davido, is a Nigerian-American singer, songwriter, and record producer. He is one of the most influential artists in Africa.

3 Burna Boy

Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu, known professionally as Burna Boy, is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, rapper, and dancer. He is one of the biggest and most successful African artists.

2 Wizkid

Wizkid nominated for MTV Movie and TV Award | Music In Africa

Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, known professionally as Wizkid, Wizzy or Starboy, is a Nigerian singer and songwriter. One of Africa's biggest artists, Wizkid is the most decorated Nigerian artist ever, and one of the most revolutionary Afro-pop artists of the modern era.

1 Angelina Kijoe

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Angélique Kpasseloko Hinto Hounsinou Kandjo Manta Zogbin Kidjo, is a Beninese-American singer-songwriter, actress, and activist who is noted for her diverse musical influences and creative music videos.

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