25 Of The Most Painfully Bad Lyrics From Nigerian Songs

August 12, 2015

You never listen to mainstream Nigerian songs for the content. If you need content, find Asa or Bez.

So get a banging beat and you’re good to go.  But the fact that we don’t listen to the lyrics doesn’t mean there’s no limit. Sometimes, try. We are begging.

 

1. Check Up – DJ Mewsic POM ft. Skales, Vector, Hakym the Dream

skales

This sounds suspiciously like he got this line from Ice Prince.

2. Export – MI ft Yung6ix

6ix

No. Ehn ehn. Nah.

3. The Game – Olamide ft. Phenom

phenom

This is just disgusting.

4. Icholiya – Phyno ft. Ice Prince & M.I

MI_1

I’m hungry.

5. The Truth – Vector (Mode 9 Diss)

vector

Smelling rap. You can do better?

6. RIP Drake & Meek Mill – Vic-O

index

Greatest. Rapper. Ever.

7. Prick No Get Shoulder – Brymo

brymo

What?!

8. Bullion Van – MI ft. Phyno and Runtown

bullion van

bullion 2

Lyrical evangelist terrorist.

9. Freestyle – Davido

davido

Well hello, Nigerian Iggy.

10. Thank You – Ice Prince ft. Choc Boiz

jesse

Dear Jesse, this is sad.

11. Kpansh – Yung6ix ft. MI

pdtrq

Now we know he can read the alphabet…wait!

12. Elbow Room – Mode9

mode9

Why in the name of all that is good and evil will I be holding a lemon and a torch?

13. The Infiltration Mixtape – Cyrus tha Virus

cyrus

STOP!

14. 2Mussh – Reminisce ft. Sinzu & Ice Prince

ice

How dare you, Ice Prince? How dare you?!

15. Comment Tu T’appelle – LeriQ ft. Burna Boy, Dammy Krane, Ozone, & Mojeed

ozone

Flying saucer ni.

16. Ta Lo Sobe – Omo Akin ft. Dotstar, IcePrince, Jesse Jagz, Shadow D Don

pduvb

This. Is. Not. A. Good. Thing.

17. Too Much Money – Iceberg Slim ft. Banky W

iceberg

That’s not even… Sigh…

18. Eziokwu – Lynxxx ft. Various artistes

lynx

This is why Glo dropped him.

19. Taxi Music – X.O Senavoe

senavoe

We didn’t want to get it.

20. Ghostmode – Phyno ft. Olamide

phyno

Like a toolbox, I’ve got all your tools.

21. Omo Naija Remix – Reminisce

pdvkl

Baba Hafusa, what is spastic?

22. Back When – Davido ft. NaetoC

naeto

Are you done with that Masters yet? We hope not.

23. Anamachikwanu – Ill Bliss

ill

The horror!

24. Naija Delta Money – Pryse

pryse

Just as well there’s no balcony. I would have pushed you off for this.

25. In My bed – Wizkid

wizkid

LMAO!!!! What??? How???

IMG_6010

Look at all these lines. Just see.

IMG_5966

Just stop. Please.

So seriously, what are the worst Nigerian raps/lyrics you’ve heard?

Join The Conversation

Bring a friend.

You'll like this

August 19, 2020

I hope nobody comes for me after this. So I decided to do a Wizkid ‘Ranked’, but I could not quite figure out what collection of Wizkid’s music to rank until it hit me to just do one with all his International collaborations. I found this playlist, listened to it a few times, and these […]

Watch

Now on Zikoko

Recommended Quizzes

December 5, 2019

We already tried to guess how much you have in your account and your current net worth, and we think we did a pretty great job (keep any complaints to yourself). Now, we’re going to try and guess your monthly salary based on your relationship with money. Oya, take the quiz: 11 Timed Quizzes For […]

March 24, 2020

While we know that a lot of the best Nigerian artists deservedly have fans across generations, that won’t stop us from attempting to guess how old you are based on your taste in Nigerian music. So, take this quiz to see if we got it right:

how tall are you
March 11, 2020

Did your parents give you enough beans when you were growing up? If they did, then you’re probably around 6’0″ and above. Either way, we created a quiz that can guess your current height (pretty accurately, if we do say so ourselves). Take to see if we nailed it:

More from Pop

Watch

Trending Videos

Zikoko Originals

December 14, 2020
What happens when a group of chatty young Nigerians talk about things they're passionate about? You get Nigerians talk. A show that discusses very familiar struggles for the average Nigerian. From relationship deal breakers to sex education with Nigerian parents to leaving Nigeria, be prepared for a ride.
November 2, 2020
'The Couch' is a Zikoko series featuring real life stories from anonymous people.
October 26, 2020
A collection of videos documenting some of the events of the EndSARS protests.
June 22, 2020
'The Couch' is a Zikoko series featuring real life stories from anonymous people.
June 22, 2020
Hacked is an interesting new series by Zikoko made up of fictional but hilarious chat conversations.
June 4, 2020
What happens when a group of chatty young Nigerians talk about things they're passionate about? You get Nigerians talk. A show that discusses very familiar struggles for the average Nigerian. From relationship deal breakers to sex education with Nigerian parents to leaving Nigeria, be prepared for a ride.
June 2, 2020
Quickie is a video series where everyone featured gets only one minute to rant, review or do absolutely anything.
May 14, 2020
Isolation Diary is a Zikoko series that showcases what isolation is like for one young Nigerian working from home due to the Coronavirus pandemic.
March 12, 2020
Life is already hard. Deciding where to eat and get the best lifestyle experiences, isn't something you should stress about. Let VRSUS do that for you.

Z! Stacks

Here's a rabbit hole of stories to lose yourself in:

Zikoko amplifies African youth culture by curating and creating smart and joyful content for young Africans and the world.
X