Tyla’s Hit Song ‘Water’ Earns a Spot on Jay-Z’s Favorites of 2023

BY JO Mensah December 29, 2023 11:53 PM EDT
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Tyla’s star continues to rise her chart-topping single ‘Water‘ secures a coveted spot on Jay-Z’s list of favorite songs for 2023.

The renowned rapper recently shared a compilation of tracks that resonated with him throughout the year, and Tyla’s infectious hit found its place among the elite.

‘Water,’ released in July 2023, has been creating ripples in the music scene, capturing the attention of fans and gaining popularity on platforms like TikTok.

The song’s unique blend of Afrobeats, pop, R&B, and the South African Amapiano genre has contributed to its widespread appeal. Debuting on the prestigious Billboard Hot 100 chart, ‘Water’ has claimed the 67th spot, marking a significant achievement for the emerging artist.

Tyla’s track stands out not only for its musical diversity but also for its thematic richness. The lyrics of ‘Water’ revolve around the singer’s longing for a passionate and intimate connection, resonating with listeners on a personal level.

The song’s catchy tune and well-crafted lyrics have garnered praise from both fans and critics, solidifying its status as a bona fide hit.

The artist’s ability to seamlessly fuse various musical styles has contributed to the song’s universal appeal, making it a favorite not only for fans of specific genres but for a diverse audience.

Tyla’s success is indicative of the evolving landscape of contemporary music, where artists explore and blend different styles to create fresh and captivating sounds.

As ‘Water’ continues to make waves on charts and social media platforms, Tyla’s journey in the music industry is poised for further success.

With the endorsement of a music mogul like Jay-Z, the young artist is sure to attract even more attention and solidify her place among the industry’s rising stars.