Gambian Child's "Dalaba" beats Bai Babu's YouTube record

Written by Lamin Saidy


Gambian Child's Dalaba has become the most-watched music video ever on YouTube for a Gambia-based musician. 

The child star's hit song has racked up a record-breaking 3million views since it was uploaded on January 23, 2019.  

Bai Babu's track, Fahass, which was posted four years ago, has 2million views.  

Dalaba attracts hundreds of views every week. It is one of the country's favourite songs, especially among young Gambian music enthusiasts.