Watch: Billie Eilish names Nigeria’s Tekno as her favourite artist at the moment


American teen singer-songwriter, Billie Eilish has named Nigerian Afro-pop singer, Tekno as her favourite artiste at the moment.

The “Bad Guy” singer revealed this whilst answering a question on who her favourite artiste at that moment is in an interview with Vanity Fair magazine.

“My favourite artiste is Tekno. There isn’t one song that I don like that he put out.”

“Every single song that that man puts out, I love,” she added.

Not long ago, the 17-year-old Grammy 2020 nominee shared on her Instagram story a video of herself singing along to “Agege” by Tekno.

Eilish is most known for her 2019 single “Bad Guy”, which topped the Billboard Hot 100, breaking Lil Nas X’s 19-week run of “Old Town Road”. She is the seventh most-streamed artist of 2019, according to Statistica.

She has been nominated for six Grammy Awards, including Record of the Year, Album of the Year, Song of the Year and Best New Artist. She is the youngest artist ever to have been nominated for the Big Four Grammy Awards.

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