Yemi Alade’s ‘Johnny’ Gets Over 40m YouTube views
Yemi Alade’s visual for ‘Johnny’, produced by Selebobo, was premiered via YouTube in March 2014.
The music video, shot by Clarence Peters, had 10 million views as at December 2014 and we also reported it hitting 30 million views in 2016, breaking the Nigeria record in the process.
2 years later however, the video, which features actress Beverly Osu, comedian Bovi, Alex Ekubo and singer Saeon has become one of the most viewed Nigerian music videos on YouTube with over 51 million views, after getting an additional 41 million views in 21 months.
Psy, Adele, Taylor Swift, Sia, Wiz Khalifa, Justin Bieber and Katy Perry lead the global numbers for most viewed videos with at least one billion views each.