Editorials

Articles centered about the Nigerian music pop culture & trends

Driving in Nigeria can be a chore. It's little surprise that for those who can afford it getting a driver is one of the best investments you can have in your life. I'm sure it can directly traced to reducing blood pressure. I've decided some of the most annoying things...
Over the years, our own brand of unique hip hop has witnessed tremendous change and improvement. Hiphop in Nigeria has grown from a small movement to a huge industry, which is tremendous because before hip hop, highlife and afro pop held sway. But what songs shaped hip hop in...
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....
Hip-Hop is all about expression and poetry to a beat. These rappers on this list have decided to express themselves the best way they know how, and that's in their native tongue. Whether it's Hausa, Yoruba or Igbo these Nigerian hip-hop MCs do their thing very well on the...
When it comes to Nollywood, there are a lot of things we love about the movies. For 1 the storylines are always very fascinating and relatable, but there are also the numerous thing we love to hate about Nollywood movies. Here are a few of them. The same bad soundtracks and...
One thing will always continue to baffle and amaze me, and that simply is how a certain group of individuals -who like to refer to themselves as members of the intelligentsia of our society- decide as black men to wear a white man's wig on their head, judge and...
We're in the middle of 2014, and with the tons and tons of music and artists out these days I've decided to sift out 5 of the rising stars that you should get to know before it's too late. These are the artists that you might not know 100%...
First, I would like to give a disclaimer just to calm all sensitivities. This post is not to spite anyone and should not be taken as that. If you disagree, it is ok. If you are on the list, take it as a challenge to prove me wrong. After the...
  It was the summer of 2009, and Wande Coal's Mushin To Mohits album had just debuted. Hits like Bumper to Bumper, You Bad, and Ololufe were constantly blazing in the sound system in my car. In addition to that, MI's Talk About and Illegal Music was the talk of...
Hey! You know it can't be a serious World Cup beat down without the endless tweets, vines and memes that will come in the aftermath. Here are the meanest, wrongest, funniest and downright hilarious tweets and memes from the aftermath Brazil's 7-1 loss to Germany. Please stop pic.twitter.com/oGbO8bO3C3 — Aribaba (@aribabaJ)...
Meet the contestants for this year's Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria pageant. The girls have already started their camp activities in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State. The grand finale will hold at the prestigious Gabriel Okara Cultural Centre on July 18th, 2014. See photos of the contestants... MBGN 2014 is proudly hosted by Bayelsa...
After the dust has settled, and we’ve come to terms with our loss to France and exit from World Cup 2014, it’s a good time to look back and reflect. First off, let’s say that although we’re all disappointed and sad to see our team lose, this has, by all...
It summer time so why not spend your free time reading? Here are Top 10 must read books by African Authors… The Beautiful Things that Heaven Bears by Dinaw Mengestu Ethiopia This novel focuses on the life of Sepha Stephanos, an Ethiopian immigrant living in D.C. after fleeing his country’s revolution seventeen...
Great bodies! If you got it, you can flaunt it, and a lot of fans don't mind seeing and admiring it. In the wake of all the hoopla that was caused by Tiwa Savage's video last week, Rihinna's risque dress and Nicki Minaj's boob showing top, we've decided to do...
The world is saddened today to learn that African American renowned poet, civil rights activist and author passed away this morning at age 86. Even though she is no longer with us physically, she left with us the blessing that is her work and its impact. In celebration of...
Publicity Stunts are part and parcel of the Nigerian entertainment industry, and one of the biggest ways of pulling off a PR stunt is by faking a relationship with another celebrity. Hey, it's worked in the US so why not in Nigeria too right? After all we all love...

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