In this article we explore 10 records only Libianca holds as a Cameroonian artiste and all these records were set in less than 8 months ( December 2022 – June 2023).
Who is Libianca? the unanticipated girl who won BET Viewers choice: Best New International Act 2023 ahead of Asake, Camidoh…. ?
Libianca Kenzonkinboum Fonji is A Cameroonian from the North West region (Bamenda) and based in the United States. She is an artist, singer-songwriter and performer with Afro Beats and Afro soul influences which gives a particular voice enchants music lovers want to hear. Libianca grew up in a musical environment.
She developed her love for music at a very tender age, with a sweet voice her father started training her how to sing as a Kid. Libianca wrote her first song at the age of 10 and returned to the United States at 13 where she currently works as a mixing engineer, songwriter and creative director. On December 6, 2022, she released the song her hit song “People”
Top 10 National records Libianca broke & set in just 8 months with “People”
10) Libianca became the First Cameroonian & only Central African artiste to top (1) Afrobeats Global Shazam Chart for 2 months consistently. (screenshot & full article here )
9) First Cameroonian artiste to enter U.S Afrobeats billboard songs chart and spend 6 months at number 2. ( Screenshot and full article here)
Cameroonians erupt in joy as Cameroonian artiste, Libianca🇨🇲 beats Tems🇳🇬, Burna Boy🇳🇬, Wizkid🇳🇬, CKay🇳🇬, Fireboy🇳🇬 and many more to own the 2nd BIGGEST AFROBEATS SONG on Billboard US 🇺🇸 Afrobeats songs chart🔥🔥‼️
Safe to say Cameroonian music is taking over? 🔥
📸 Fuchor pic.twitter.com/jLmeX7lXKA
— Hip Hop Min5 (@HipHopMin5) January 11, 2023
8) Libianca is the First Cameroonian artiste to Hit 230 Million streams on Spotify on a single (screenshot and full article here )
7) First female African artiste to Hit 21 Million monthly listeners on Spotify. ( screenshot )
6) First Cameroonian artiste to Chart in 20 Countries on Top 100 most Shazamed songs chart by country at the same time. (screenshot and full article here – Click)
5) Most Shazamed Cameroonian song of all time with them very 10 Million times shazamed.
4) First Cameroonian artiste to Hit 10 Million streams on Apple music on a single song is Libianca with “People”.
3) First Cameroonian artiste top get 1 million plus TikTok videos on a single song “People”
10) First Central African song to chart at number 1 on UK discovery Shazam chart. (Screenshot and details here)