Editorials

Editorials

Articles centered about the Nigerian music pop culture & trends

It's the midpoint of 2016, and a good time to take a breather, and look back on the top songs of 2016 so far. In 2016 alone we estimate over 500 Nigerian songs have been put out so far, and it's hard to pick out which one to add to add...
This week we review new songs from some of the  leaders of the new generation of music in Nigeria. Yemi Alade and Orezi are well on the road to stardom, and are putting in their work to make sure they leave a serious mark in the industry before it's...
Ever since the Okoye brothers made up of twins Peter and Paul alongside their brother Jude caused a stir with their sublime collaboration with American hiphop boss Rick Ross on the remix of their ‘Beautiful Onyinye’ track and video, the race has been on as to which other Nigerian,...
Religion is not a topic I particularly like writing about. Not because I am afraid of controversial topics, but because I believe every religion or denomination is supported in blind faith by its adherents. Therefore taking them up on the the presence or absence of evidence to back up...
burna boy patoranking
Damini Ogulu and Patrick Okorie who are famously known as  Burna Boy and Patoranking, have both come a long way in their music career. Both artistes are regarded as dancehall artistes, which means they make music with elements of patois. Some of the songs done by Burna or Patoranking are...
Multi-talented Nigerian rapper and actor Folarin Falana widely known as Falz is our Jaguda artiste of the month! The choice of Falz as the artiste of month is simply because he has been adjudged by the team as the top Nigerian artiste who has had the most...
With Peter Okoye of P-Square going on a rant about wanting to part ways with his brother, Jude Okoye (who has managed him), we figured it's a good time to strike different musicians who at some point or another parted ways with their family members who managed them. It's definitely...
It's another thursday and another opportunity to link up with our favorite celebrities to tell us some of their best things from the years past. We linked up with fast rising star, and one of the fiercest MCs around, Boogey and he shared with us his 5 favorite rap groups...
We dey wash Everybody’s always tryna be posh Pretending like say we dey floss But if u really check am na wash we dey wash We dey lie To look better than the next we try And everybody is a balling guy But if u really check am na wash we dey wash Eldee D Don...
darey pray for me
Has anyone else noticed the upturn in the quality of Nigerian videos? That's a discussion for another post coming soon. Today we're here for Darey's latest video, Pray For Me, and it is one of the more special videos of 2016 so far. The song is featured on his...
I just got back from Sound Sultans birthday and I'm still awed by how relevant this genius has managed to keep himself over these years in the Nigerian Entertainment Industry which is such that almost everything works on the reverse.I got to the party rather late given that many...
falz stories that touch
Falz aka Falz The Badt Guy is set to drop his second album, Stories That Touch, in less than a week. We caught up with him recently and extracted out a few things we can expect from the album. Strong Lyrical Content Falz is witty rapper. Always dropping clever and funny...
By all accounts it's been a relatively quiet year for a lot of hip-hop acts in Nigeria. The likes of SDC, MI, Kahli Abdu, Terry Tha Rapman haven't put out much of material this past year, and it's left room for some of the new comers to really do their....
ice prince
The guy I am writing about Ice Prince pretty much needs no introduction. We all know him right? Why is someone acting like they don’t know him? Wait! Chill out; let me jolt your fickle memory. Oh, I get it, you’re losing your affection for him and you’re no...
African Man is here again with a new shot! the ace producer, OJB Jezreel is the target this time. Read below his piece on the jiggaman: Many people know OJB, Jezreel as a singer, many more know he is a producer, but only few persons know him as this. Foremost,...
Y! Africa teams up with TW magazine to launch Y! Africa Xtra. Y! Africa Xtra is a free 16 page pull-out in TW Magazine. The pull-out synchronizes the themes of both publications, with a focus on celebrating women who make on impact in the world. For its first edition, 'Moments with...

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