Diamond Platnumz achieves a rare Billboard feat
It’s high time to celebrate Tanzanian singer Diamond Platnumz for his work ethic. The certified hitmaker has been dominating the charts, clocking another bunch of success after releasing another hit dubbed Quarantine last week.
The Jeje hitmaker earned an incredible Billboard feat after being recognized as one of the top 3 Sub-Saharan African Artists. After getting word of this accomplishment which is impressive on its own, Diamond took to Instagram to share the secret behind his success.
” Just Work hard, Pray hard and Stay positive… That’s the Secret! 🌍” he wrote.
According to Billboard, it detailed how musicians can go global through YouTube providing Diamond Platnumz as a case study. The article they published was directed at American musicians looking for YouTube fame and advised them that Diamond Platnumz’s strategy may effectively work for them.
YouTube music trends manager Kevin Meenan, who oversaw the collection and analysis of the YouTube Music Charts & Insights data shared a number of trends that he found in the process.
Meenan was amazed by the innovative approach Diamond Platnumz takes with his YouTube channel.
“Western artists can learn from what African artists are doing, particularly the ones who have broken internationally,” he said.
Billboard termed Diamond’s YouTube strategy as innovative, something that all American musicians can learn from. The platform highlighted Diamond’s workaholic nature that has seen him publish at least 600 videos on his channel.
The videos include; music and behind the scenes segments, something other musicians can learn from. Furthermore, Billboard focused on the consistency of sticking to local music as another reason behind his YouTube success.
Congratulations to Diamond Platnumz on this achievement!