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The Nigerian entertainment scene got a jolt of excitement after Jay Z confirmed on twitter that his cousin, Briant 'Bee-High' Biggs (who is Director of Mobile Strategies at Roc Nation) is in Nigeria scouting for talent for Roc Nation. My cousin just moved to Nigeria to discover new talent. Tidal...
2014 has been a super eventful year with many highs and lows, and numerous talking points. We take a step back and look through the year that was, and touch on the 20 things from 2014 that we wont forget. The good, the bad, the ugly, and the hilarious. Chibok...
VL! Magazine 's exclusive interview with their February 2014 cover star Weza Solange is out. The beautiful model/ TV Presenter speaks about her career, modelling and life. For more information, visit www.vergeria-lounge.com
Drama! We love it! That's the reason most of us are interested in the entertainment industry gossip, gist and the likes. We love to see drama happen under our eyes. It's what we pay for. Publicity? It's part of what drives the entertainment industry. You have to push product...
4 Years Plus No Album, Tekno Should Not Overstretch His Luck
By this time last year Tekno by all standards was nothing less than a music demi-god in the Nigerian music landscape. He actually rejected the highly esteemed Headies Awards for being considered as a "Next Rated" music act in 2016. However, fast forward to the present day the "Pana"...
It's Thursday people and starting a new segment on Thursdays, we'll be linking with your fav celebrities to ask them their top 5 throwback anything. From music to movies to toys to fashion trends etc. We caught up with Nigerian rap act, Terry Tha Rapman and he told us his...
OMAWUMI The ‘Wonder Woman’ with a voice of a super hero knows no bounds. We first saw her on the stage of acclaimed ‘2007 West African Idol’ where the now mother of one brought down the roof with her pipes and finished as the first runner-up behind Timi Dakolo. Although...
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Happy Nigerian Independence Day to everyone out there. Can you believe Nigeria as we know it is "technically" 56 years old? Even though politcally we've been through the grinder much more than we'd like as a country, creativity wise, we've probably been the best in the continent, and one...
Wizkid’s Bentley
Davido vs Wizkid: Whose car collection is mind-boggling? Davido vs Wizkid who has more awards? Davido vs Wizkid who is richer? There are too many questions concerning these two renowned Nigerian singers even if it seems to be no clear winner. In spite of the fact that Davido has not put...
As the days go by, people are beginning to realize the power of social media; for networking, marketing, campaigns etc. In the last decade, the use of social media has revolutionized the way the public consumes music. A lot of artistes both local and international have ridden on the power...

The Different Route

My first year of law school was easily one of the most challenging years of my life. It wasn't enough that a self-proclaimed nerd like me could barely keep up with the 200-pages-per-day assignments. What killed me was the commute. Every morning at 8am, I got on the road...
10 Hottest Rappers In Nigeria For 2016
Who is Nigeria's hottest rapper in 2016? Have you made out your own list of who you think is the hottest rapper in the game this year?  Any body who makes it on our list has essentially garnered a decent amount of buzz, has a number of materials out there...
So it's that time of the year again. We return with out Hottest Women in Nigerian entertainment after weeks of compilation, surveys and reviews. After the serious reviews and comments from the past 3 years (2012, 2011 ) of doing this list we've decided to add a little spice to...
Aside the fact that the new tune "Joromi," is relating on so many grounds, X3M Music act, Simi and AJE Film Works have simply granted us another perfect video which is brilliantly colorful, and with less cast involved. Simi tells a story that is common but with multiple occurrences. Either from gentlemen...
LESSONS FROM A RAPPER’S PROGRESSION By Lanre Etti Jr God’s time is the best is a popular saying in this part of the world; some are quick to invoke this phrase when faced with life’s sometimes unbearable disappointments. But not everybody’s lifestyle depicts a firm believer in the phrase. As a...
Nigeria designers Makun Olorunyomi Omoniyi popularly known as Yomi Casual and Nkechi Harry Ngonadi of NHN Couture cover the  Fashion Issue of HOUSE OF MALIQ magazine December Edition 2014.  They talk fashion careers and more. Also in the new issue of the magazine is a colourful  fashion editorial which featured the ceo...

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