DANCEHALL music star Winky D, pictured, is the most trending singer in the country and among the top five most played singers in Africa, if statistics released by YouTube on Friday are anything to go by.
In Africa’s most played list, Winky D features among some of the conyinent’s finest singers, DJ Maphorisa, Davido, Eddy Kenzo and Diamond Platnumz.
Sharing on Twitter on their handle on Friday, Google Africa wrote; “Here is what you guys have been jamming this week on YouTube. We are always down for some @DjMaphorisa, a bit of @winkydonline, party time with @davido and @eddykenzoficial and of course @diamondplatnumz”
On the YouTube music charts and insights, Winky D is leading the race as the most trending singer, top songs, top artists and top music video lists.
Winky D’s Ijipita sits on top as the most trending followed by Garry Mapanzure. Janet Manyowa and Tembalami come in third with their song Mbiri while Killer T came in fourth with Hazvigone and Enzo Ishall fifth with Urikutsvireiko.
On the top songs list, Winky D’s Ijipita was ranked number one followed by ExQ and Tocky Vibes’ duet Wakatemba. Killer T came in third with Hazvigone while Enzo Ishall came in fourth with Urikutsvirei. Garry Mapanzure sat on fifth with the song Pindirai. Ishan came in on number eight with his Kure remix with Takesure Zama on ninth with the song Mhepo.
On Zimbabwe’s top videos list, Winky D was ranked first with Ijipita followed by Tocky and ExQ, Killer T, Garry Mapanzure and Enzo Ishall.
The list also featured Mambo Dhuterere in eighth position, Mathias Mhere in ninth and Jah Prayzah in tenth.
The top artiste in Zimbabwe, according to YouTube, is Winky D followed by Jah Prayzah, Killer T, Garry Mapanzure, ExQ and Mambo Dhuterere. Enzo Ishall came in at number eight on the list which also included foreign singers.