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Written by Tunde Fagbenle. The photograph splashed on the front page of virtually all Nigerian newspapers of Tuesday, September 24, was of our President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, finally in a one-on-one with America’s President, Barak Obama. I say ‘finally’ because it is probably the first such opportunity for a private...
So it's Sunday people and even though this comes a bit late in the day it's better late then never yea? This week we will be straying away from all the "popular" peeps and "trends" and reviewing songs from upcoming acts, YC and Saeon. YC - Pedophile In Power I first...
kpangolo music
You can call it kpangolo music, jollof music, disposable, microwave, or timkpa music. We all know what you're referring to. The type of songs that are released, promoted, and killed in about 6 months. If there's a really good one the lifespan might get to 9 months, but that's...
VL! Magazine September 2014 cover features Nollywood actress, Amanda Ebeye. She talks the Nigerian movie industry, family and more. This edition also has very interesting fashion and lifestyle articles. Editorial Note: We are glad to announce to you all that the September edition of our magazine is out and guess who...
In my previous post, I attempted to point out the problems associated with defending someone based solely on the fact that he is a church leader. However, a lot of people who do not necessarily vindicate or defend Pastor Fatoyinbo have criticized Ese Walter for playing what they call “the...
kcee
It baffles me when very respectable Nigerian artistes who have made a name for themselves resort to cheap copy work to score a hit. Could it be the absence of creativity, poor copyright laws or outright laxity? Some Nigerian artistes  throw out songs which eerily reminds us of a...
Here I was, seated on the passenger seat of my friend's car on our way to the NYSC secretariat silently praying and hoping that my monthly clearance will be less stressful. All the discs in the car refused to play so I tuned to a radio station so that...
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...
nigerian hip-hop
Rap is a game of contest. It's always been, and in reality should always be. MCs are gladiators, the music is the arena, microphones are physical weapons while the lyrics are the invisible lethal ones. Engaging in the industry is signing into the battle of will and stamina (lyrically...
Boogey is one of the hottest rising hip-hop acts in the game right now, and we caught up with him and got 12 facts about him that you might not have known about. It's interesting how you feel you know someone and you end up not knowing jack really.   1....
HOW THE YOUTH AND SOCIAL MEDIA CONTRIBUTED TO THE UNPRECEDENTED SUCCESS OF 2015 GENERAL ELECTIONS IN NIGERIA Written by Adeola Austin Oyinlade. Looking back at previous elections in Nigeria and the reactions that followed after announcing results, a well meaning Nigerian would naturally be burdened about how the giant of Africa will...
Adele’s success as a musician has many important lessons for others in her line of work. Here are some of them Be Comfortable In Your Own Skin When you hear the name Adele, what comes to your mind? Her weight? Of course not! Adele’s weight has never been an issue for...
Apologies are in order for missing my weekly review last sunday. Blame it on excess ogogoro and my born day. This week we're jumping on the hip-hop band wagon strictly and going with joints from 2 of the most promising hip-hop acts in Nigeria. Yep I'm talking Phenom, The KnightHouse...
Written by @RenoOmokri -Special Assistant on New Media to President Jonathan. When I heard about the directive from the All Progressive Congress, APC, to its members in the National Assembly to block the passage of the 2014 budget, all Executive Bills and to abort the screening of the Service Chiefs...
Nollywood actress, Stephanie Okereke who recently turned into a blogger, took out time to write on how to assess your relationships with others, especially with the opposite sex to see whether you are on the right track or not. Read below: We all want to nurture good relationships with our family,...
2014 has been an interesting year in Nigeria Music. Every year, we have new-comers, new game changers, someone with a different sound. Let's look at the Top List of freshers mixtapes we downloaded, talked about, and enjoyed this year. We usually do not pay attention to new-comers mix-tapes, but if...

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