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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, Marlians Gbese, 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...
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...
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...
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...
The dream of every up-and-coming artiste is to seize being just a prospect to actually becoming a superstar in reality. The idea of blowing up has always been the grandest fantasy fueling the passion of these music prospects, but then the dream is always a long shot...
Port Harcourt born Nigerian music superstar Damini Ogulu popularly known by his stage name Burna Boy is our JAGUDA ARTISTE OF THE MONTH for the month of June. The Afro-fusion singer and songwriter came to the fore of the Nigerian music entertainment...
Wizkid in suit
Nigerian musicians are some of the richest musicians around the world. Some of them like Davido, Wizkid are known for buying some of their luxury items in cash whether in Naira, Dollar or Pounds. Besides the Music Industry in Nigeria is so lucrative...
Top Nigerian pop star Douglas Agu popularly widely known by his stage name Runtown is our JAGUDA ARTISTE OF THE MONTH for the month of May. The Soundgod Music boss has been active on the music scene for quite some time but he eventually...
The creative process of making music is different from artiste to artiste. One draws inspiration from loved ones and family, another's passion is fueled by nature and serenity, others take theirs from the street, the ashes and lowly places. It's always easy to...

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