Singer and songwriter Chike-Ezekpeazu Osebuka, popularly known as Chike, has revealed that the video for his song “Running to you” with songstress Simi has hit a major milestone on YouTube.
The singer Chike featured Simi to make a remix for “Running”, which is a song off his album “Boo of the Booless”.
The video was released on February 12, 2021, in anticipation of Valentine’s Day.
The video, which was directed by Pink line Films, has hit a milestone of 20 million views on YouTube, making it so far the most viewed Nigerian music video of 2021.
He announced on his Instagram page and expressed appreciation to the entire cast & crew that worked effortlessly to bring the song to life and more especially, to his supportive fans and Simi’s for making such a feat a reality within a short period.
The singer wrote:
“Woke up to 20 million views on #RunningToYou with @symplysimi”.
“Thanks to #ChikeClan & #SimiArmy, for making this the most viewed music video of 2021 yet… Congratulations.”
The Nigerian singer, songwriter and actor gained popularity when he participated in the Nigerian reality music competition Project Fame West Africa; and finished in second place on Season 1 of The Voice Nigeria.