10 Most Talked About Celebrities In 2019

Florence Uwaeme

Year 2019 is almost over and we can’t help but acknowledge the people that made this year quite an interesting ride. I mean, what a boring life we would have lived this year without the here and there dramas by these celebrities that keep us entertained.

1. Burna Boy

There is no living being whether in Nigeria or elsewhere that hasn’t heard the name Burna Boy before. Burna Boy has had a glorious musical year. From his sold out Wembley concert and his British love interest to his jar on South Africans. His win as BET’s best international act plus his Grammy nomination. Burna Boy has been in every headline and we are proud of him.

2. Regina Daniels

Originally made popular as a child star, Regina Daniels has been on the lips of several people on the pages of almost all blogs this year. The 21 year old’s marriage to her 59 year old billionaire politician cum business man, Ned Nwoko, got the Nigerian social media space abuzz with gist. She is one of the most followed Nigerian celebrities on Instagram. A status she constantly maintains by blessing her followers with pictures that are a depiction of her luxurious lifestyle on her page.

3. Davido

Davido is always on this list every year. With his international collaborations with Chris Brown and the release of his newest album, ‘A good Time’. You can surely tell that he has indeed had a good year. Davido’s engagement to his fiance, Chioma Rowland, the birth of his son and his constant show of affection and support to all his babies and their mamas puts him on this list.

4. Wizkid

The star boy is always on the news for the good, the bad and even the ugly reasons. But we still love him so. His feature in Beyonce’s Lion King Album and his romance with Tiwa Savage has kept blogs and all talking about him.

5. Genevieve Nnaji

One of the most talked about celebs of 2018 is also on this list. Her movie, ‘Lion Heart’ – which has been acquired by Netflix and the near Grammy nomination of the film, (although the film was disqualified for having too much English spoken in it) got social media space reeling with gist.

6. Ebuka

Ebuka Obi-Uchendu popularly known as Ebuka is one of the most fashionable men in Nigeria. As a fashionista, he has never failed in thrilling us with style inspirations back to back this year. During the season of the fourth edition of the Big Brother Naija reality show (which he hosted by the way), every fashion enthusiast looked forward to the awesomeness that Ebuka exudes through his outfits.

7. Naira Marley

The supreme leader of the Marlian movement, Naira Marley’s rise to influence was aided by his arrest by men of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) after the release of his song ‘Am I A Yahoo Boy?’ After his release, he has been dishing out mad hits and dance steps that are known by everyone.

8. Tacha

At the beginning of the year, Tacha was an ordinary Insta-famous Port Harcourt girl. Her participation during the Big Brother Naija show, sprout her to stardom. Being one of the most controversial housemates, she was known for quarreling with almost all housemates. Her disqualification from the show however, did not stop her fans from supporting her at every given time.

9. Mercy Eke

There is no year that the celebrity world doesn’t have surprise additions to their membership. One of such additions is Mercy Eke aka Lambo, first female to emerge winner of the Big Brother Naija Reality show in Nigeria.

Popular for her romance with fellow housemate Ike and her massive behind which sashayed at will. Since her rise to stardom, she has been enjoying every bit of the ride so far.

10. Mike Edwards

At the beginning of the year, Mike was just an ordinary Nigerian British athlete. His participation in the Big Bother Naija season 4 reality show brought him to limelight. Popular for his kind and articulated demeanor throughout the show, he endeared thousands to himself by practically being real and true to himself.

There is no living being whether in Nigeria or elsewhere that hasn’t heard the name Burna Boy before. Burna Boy has had a glorious musical year. From his sold out Wembley concert and his British love interest to his jar on South Africans. His win as BET’s best international act plus his Grammy nomination. Burna Boy has been in every headline and we are proud of him.

2. Regina Daniels

Originally made popular as a child star, Regina Daniels has been on the lips of several people on the pages of almost all blogs this year. The 21 year old’s marriage to her 59 year old billionaire politician cum business man, Ned Nwoko, got the Nigerian social media space abuzz with gist. She is one of the most followed Nigerian celebrities on Instagram. A status she constantly maintains by blessing her followers with pictures that are a depiction of her luxurious lifestyle on her page.

3. Davido

Davido is always on this list every year. With his international collaborations with Chris Brown and the release of his newest album, ‘A good Time’. You can surely tell that he has indeed had a good year. Davido’s engagement to his fiance, Chioma Rowland, the birth of his son and his constant show of affection and support to all his babies and their mamas puts him on this list.

4. Wizkid

The star boy is always on the news for the good, the bad and even the ugly reasons. But we still love him so. His feature in Beyonce’s Lion King Album and his romance with Tiwa Savage has kept blogs and all talking about him.

5. Genevieve Nnaji

One of the most talked about celebs of 2018 is also on this list. Her movie, ‘Lion Heart’ – which has been acquired by Netflix and the near Grammy nomination of the film, (although the film was disqualified for having too much English spoken in it) got social media space reeling with gist.

6. Ebuka

Ebuka Obi-Uchendu popularly known as Ebuka is one of the most fashionable men in Nigeria. As a fashionista, he has never failed in thrilling us with style inspirations back to back this year. During the season of the fourth edition of the Big Brother Naija reality show (which he hosted by the way), every fashion enthusiast looked forward to the awesomeness that Ebuka exudes through his outfits.

7. Naira Marley

The supreme leader of the Marlian movement, Naira Marley’s rise to influence was aided by his arrest by men of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) after the release of his song ‘Am I A Yahoo Boy?’ After his release, he has been dishing out mad hits and dance steps that are known by everyone.

8. Tacha

At the beginning of the year, Tacha was an ordinary Insta-famous Port Harcourt girl. Her participation during the Big Brother Naija show, sprout her to stardom. Being one of the most controversial housemates, she was known for quarreling with almost all housemates. Her disqualification from the show however, did not stop her fans from supporting her at every given time.

9. Mercy Eke

There is no year that the celebrity world doesn’t have surprise additions to their membership. One of such additions is Mercy Eke aka Lambo, first female to emerge winner of the Big Brother Naija Reality show in Nigeria.

Popular for her romance with fellow housemate Ike and her massive behind which sashayed at will. Since her rise to stardom, she has been enjoying every bit of the ride so far.

10. Mike Edwards

At the beginning of the year, Mike was just an ordinary Nigerian British athlete. His participation in the Big Bother Naija season 4 reality show brought him to limelight. Popular for his kind and articulated demeanor throughout the show, he endeared thousands to himself by practically being real and true to himself.