The Nigerian music industry is full of artistes who mostly thrill audiences with their amazing voices but have also held the men (and women who swing that way) hostage with the insane amount of sex appeal they project. Here is a rundown of the top ten sexiest women in the Nigerian music industry today in no particular order.
Deborah Oluwaseyi Joshua (born Oluwaseyi Odedere; December 21, 1985), professionally known by her stage name Seyi Shay(pronounced Shay-yee Shay), is a Nigerian-based singer and songwriter. Seyi Shay is one singer who is known to be very expressive and creative with her music and fashion sense, taking her sex appeal very seriously as she never shies away from serving it hot.
Rachel Akosua Funmilola Garton (born 1991), professionally known as Lola Rae, is a Nigerian-born singer and dancer of Ghanaian and British descent. She gained recognition following the release of her debut single "Watch My Ting Go" which received critical acclaim and thus earned her a nomination for Most Promising Female Act to Watch at the 2013 Nigeria Entertainment Awards.
Cynthia Ikponmwenosa Morgan (born 23 September 1991), popularly known by her previous stage name Cynthia Morgan, now Madrina, is a Nigerian-born songwriter and singer. Her music is a fusion of pop, hip-hop, dancehall, and rap. She shot into limelight following the release of two singles titled "Don't Break My Heart" and "Lead Me On", which received massive airplay and positive reviews from critics.
Niniola Apata (born 15 December 1986), better known by her stage name Niniola, is a Nigerian singer and songwriter. She rose to recognition in 2013 after finishing third runner-up on the sixth season of Project Fame West Africa. Upon the release of her breakthrough debut single "Ibadi", Niniola was nominated in the "Most Promising Act to Watch" category at the 2015 Nigeria Entertainment Awards
Yemi Eberechi Alade (born 13 March 1989), simply known as Yemi Alade, is a Nigerian Afropop singer and songwriter. She gained prominence after winning the Peak Talent Show in 2009 and is best known for her hit single "Johnny".
Modupe-Oreoluwa Oyeyemi Ola (born October 16, 1990), known by her stage name Mo'Cheddah is a Nigerian rapper and singer. She released her debut studio album, Franchise Celebrity (2010), while signed to Knighthouse Entertainment. The album was preceded by the 2009 promotional single "If You Want Me". She parted ways with Knighthouse in February 2012 and established her own label, Cheddah Music
Victoria Kimani (born 28 July 1985) is a Kenyan singer, songwriter, actress, and entertainer. She is currently signed to Chocolate City and is described as the record label's first lady. As a singer, she is popularly known for her numerous hits and sense of style. Her penetration into the African music industry has earned her a number of nominations, with her singles receiving numerous airplay across Africa. She has also appeared in the film 7 Inch Curve, directed by Shola Thompson.
Emma Chukwugoziam Obi (born July 18, 1988), professionally known by her stage name Emma Nyra is an American-born Nigerian singer-songwriter, actress, and model. Apart from music, Emma Nyra is also an actress. She has so far appeared in three films which are American Driver, Rebound, and The Re-Union.
Tiwatope Savage-Balogun (born 5 February 1980), better known by her stage name Tiwa Savage is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, performer and actress known for her hits "Kele Kele Love", "Love Me (3x)", "My Darlin'", "Lova Lova" as well as the rumors as to her relationship status with Wizkid particularly after her divorce from Tunji "Tee Billz" Balogun.
Eniola Akinbo (born December 9, 1985, in Lagos), professionally known by her stage name Niyola, is a Nigerian recording artist, singer, songwriter, and performer. Niyola started her sojourn into music began in 2000, when she emerged runner-up at the Amen Starlet Competition. In 2005, Niyola began her professional music career and was briefly affiliated with eLDee’s Trybe’s Records, following that she put pen to paper on a production deal with Freestyle’s Make Sum Noise Entertainment. Niyola’s first three singles; Me n U (In da club), No more and Dem say were released under this imprint. Niyola was signed to Empire Mates Entertainment in 2012 as the first lady in the house and proceeded to release hit single "Toh Bad".