"Blow My Mind" is a song by American-born Nigerian singer Davido featuring fellow American singer Chris Brown.[1] It was released on 26 July 2019 as the fourth single from Davido's album A Good Time.[2] The song incorporates tribal sounds of African music.[3]

"Blow My Mind"
Single by Davido featuring Chris Brown
from the album A Good Time
Released26 July 2019 (2019-07-26)
Davido singles chronology
"Blow My Mind"
Chris Brown singles chronology
"Blow My Mind"
"Restroom Occupied"
Music video
"Blow My Mind" on YouTube

"Blow My Mind" contains lyrics about a girl who blows Davido's mind simply.[4] In the Edgar Esteves-directed visuals for "Blow My Mind", Davido and Chris Brown spend quality time in a motel with their lovers.[4] The song's video achieved notable views in its first 24 hours and achieved 10 million views within three weeks.[5][6] The song went 2× Platinum in South Africa, selling over 40,000 copies.[7] It peaked at No. 3 on Billboard's Top Triller Global Chart on 9 August 2019.[8]

"Blow My Mind" was nominated for Best Collaboration at the Africa Entertainment Awards USA 2020.[9]

Chart performance edit

Chart (2019) Peak
US Billboard Top Triller Global[10] 3

Certifications edit

Certifications for "Blow My Mind"
Region Certification Certified units/sales
Canada (Music Canada)[11] Gold 40,000

Sales+streaming figures based on certification alone.

References edit

  1. ^ Ch, Devin (12 July 2019). "Chris Brown, Davido Set To Release "Blow My Mind" Single: "Verified, Coming Soon!"". Hot New Hip Hop. Retrieved 19 April 2021.
  2. ^ Ekechukwu, Ferdinand (20 July 2019). "Davido Duets Chris Brown in 'Blow My Mind'". This Day Live. Retrieved 19 April 2021.
  3. ^ Olivo, Umberto Antonio (26 July 2019). "Davido, Chris Brown: "Blow My Mind" è il nuovo singolo!".
  4. ^ a b Adewojumi Aderemi (30 July 2019). "Watch The Intimate Music Video For Davido & Chris Brown's 'Blow My Mind'". Konbini Channels. Archived from the original on 15 December 2019. Retrieved 24 November 2019.
  5. ^ "WATCH: Davido & Chris Brown Drop Video For 'Blow My Mind' Collaboration". V 101.9 WBAV. 31 July 2019.
  6. ^ Rahman, Abdur; Shaban, Alfa (22 August 2019). "Davido Duets Chris Brown in 'Blow My Mind'". Africanews. Retrieved 19 April 2021.
  7. ^ "Davido's "Risky," "Blow My Mind," & "A Good Time" Earn Multiple Platinum Certification". OnoBello. 11 February 2020. Retrieved 19 April 2021.
  8. ^ Akinyoade, Akinwale (30 July 2019). "WATCH: Apple's Siri Identifies Davido And Chris Brown's "Blow My Mind" As Most Popular Song In The World". The Guardian Nigeria. Retrieved 19 April 2021.
  9. ^ Ilado, Lucy (22 December 2020). "Africa Entertainment Awards USA 2020: All the winners". Music In Africa.
  10. ^ "Blow My Mind". Billboard. Retrieved 19 April 2021.
  11. ^ "Canadian single certifications – Davido – Blow My Mind". Music Canada. Retrieved 14 February 2023.