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The outgoing year 2019 has been filled with some moments we can't forget in a hurry. In this post, we hope to highlight some of the best highlights and moments from this year.Some of those moments would be Davido's viral freestyle, Naira Marley...
The year 2019 has been massive for Nigerian music, new doors were opened, new grounds were covered as the music from Nigeria continued its global dominance. At the core of the music industry / business is music itself. As always, enormous amounts of it...
David Adedeji Adeleke also known as Davido (OBO) is our Jaguda Artiste of the Month. The Nigerian music export has been crown our featured artiste for the month of November.It has been a long time coming for Davido in the music business...
Local man was sitting idly fidgeting his phone at a lounge late in the evening awaiting a friend, when the speakers in play suddenly booms, "Marlians, Marlians, Marlians, Marlians, Marlians, Marlians, MarliansGbese, gbese, gbese, gbese, gbese, gbese… ". A familiar smile played across...
Omoniyi Temidayo Raphael widely known by his stage name Zlatan Ibile is our Jaguda Artiste of the Month. The raving music star is adjudged worthy to be our featured artiste for the month of October. Zlatan Ibile has always known that music was his...
Hip hop & rap music in Nigeria is gaining mainstream media attention in the past weeks. Suddenly everyone wants to rap or lay claim to the rap throne. Although the conversation gets stronger around hip hop and rap gets more people engaged, it...
Number 1 African bad gyal, Tiwa Savage is our Jaguda Artiste of the Month for September. It's been a long time coming for the Afropop diva who becomes the second lady to grace our monthly feature. For the 39-year-old singer, being a musician feels...
Gaining international recognition is one sure-fire way a Nigerian artiste gets a hard-on these days. The BET Hip Hop Awards recently added a new category 'Best International Flow' where it showcases countries like Nigeria, UK, France, South Africa, Ghana, and Canada.  Among those nominated...
Making music involves a lot of parties and sometimes all we know about making music rises and falls on the artiste who finally lays his/her vocals on a beat. Unfortunately, the songwriter does not readily come to mind, in fact he/she is the last entity you think...
Last week was quite a busy week for many Nigerian artistes. An album was released and loads of songs were also released.Two former members of Marvin Records Tiwa Savage and Reekado Banks released their new songs over the weekend after many months...
Afropop diva Yemi Alade is our JAGUDA ARTISTE OF THE MONTH for August. The Effyzzie Music / Rebel Movement artiste is the first female to be crowned our artiste of the month. Her sojourn into the music industry began when she won Peak Talent...
Nigerian rapper, A-Q granted an exclusive interview to Jaguda.com during his recent trip to Jos with Chocolate City’s rapper, Loose Kaynon. During the interview, A-Q briefly shared his background, and how he paved the way through insightful conversation that revealed his plans for the Nigerian hip...
There is a long line of persons involved before music gets to the final consumers. Some of those involved in the music making process would be the artiste, songwriter, music producer, sound engineer, A&R etc. At the pivot of the music making process are...
It's every up-and-coming artistes dream around this clime to get hinged to a record label but it's even sweeter when you have a Don Jazzy snap you up.Don Baba J is a veteran and a big player in the Nigerian music...
Afro-fusion singer Burna Boy is our JAGUDA ARTISTE OF THE MONTH for July. The Spaceship Entertainment artiste is the first artiste to win our feature back to back.The past 30 days have been incredible for Burna Boy as he hit new levels...
The past two weekends have been huge for Afrobeat(s) and music of African origin. The exposure of the indigenous Nigerian music genre Afrobeat(s) has been epic.For the record Nigerian artistes, music producers had the majority of features from Africa on 'The Lion...

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