Teni The Entertainer Named Africa’s First “YouTube Artist On The Rise”
Guardian Life’s one-time spotlight, Teni The Entertainer (real name: Teni Apata) has become Africa’s first YouTube Artist On The Rise.
Artist On The Rise is YouTube’s strategy to promote new artistes in their trending tabs.
What this implies is that her song Case will be promoted by YouTube on its US trending page, ads and event appearances.
Teni becomes the first African Artist to be named YouTube Music’s Trending Artist on the Rise. Her song, Case will be promoted on YouTube USA’s Trending Page.
*Burna Boy was the 1st African to be named YouTube’s Artist on the Rise. The categories differ. pic.twitter.com/MIcbQkFvB8
— Africa Facts Zone (@AfricaFactsZone) February 19, 2019
Another artiste who has become a YouTube focus in recent times is Burna Boy. In October, his award-winning song “Ye” off the “Outside” album, was played on the big screens at Times Square, New York. The spot was sponsored by YouTube Music. This YouTube feat by Burna boy came on the heels of his sold-out concert in Brixton Academy, O2 Arena.