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Editorials

Articles centered about the Nigerian music pop culture & trends

It's an honest question really. Does anyone really care anymore that P-Square have reunited? Short answer - Not Really.The whole drama, though crazy and fascinating at first, dragged out for way too long, and had too many twists and turns that we eventually lost interest. Kinda like Walking Dead...
“Say alubarika alubarika/from Lagos down to America… your blessings all I see…ye.” It’s been 3 years since Patrick Nnaemeka Okorie gained prominence music wise in Nigeria with his reggae & dancehall tune “Alubarika”.Exactly 5 days away from the official release of his debut album GOD OVER EVERYTHING #GOE. Patoranking...
2Baba X MI Babylon
It's the news that got a lot of Nigerian music fans excited. The thought of MI Abaga and 2baba (2face) linking up on an album together. Legendary right? The first single of what we think will be a joint album, Babylon, dropped last week.  How well was it received?...
Away from the usual applause that greets our more popular genres of music (i.e. Afro beat, Afro pop and even Fuji), the Nigerian Alternative sound has slowly begun forging a path for itself in recent times.Nneka was the pacesetter, Asa has attained legendary status; Brymo is still Brymo, distinct...
Before they became the big stars you see now, they were freshmen just trying to break into the industry. Olamide - Eni Duro (2010) Before Olamide was shakiti bobo-ing, he was switching outfits every 10 seconds in his debut video, Eni Duro. "Olamide is here, just like the first day of the...
nigerian record label
After all is said and done, more is said than done. While we are still clamoring for a well-structured music industry, some big record labels are not even well structured. The point here is simply narrowed down to the fact that supposed big Nigerian record labels do not own...
kiss daniel
In case you’re not checking your calendar, “Chale, this is July already”. I hope you did well for yourself in the past months?Some artistes in the music industry have had a stellar outing. Musically speaking, they have dominated the past six months of the year in reference to their...
tony tetuila
Nigerian music has taken a huge giant leap since the turn of the century. There is more music released everyday now than there was back in the early 2000s, and that's primarily due to the major growth of the industry.We've decided to compile a list of the best Nigerian...
Tiwa Savage arguably the biggest female pop star in Africa now. The melodious singer can supposedly school her colleagues on how to go all the way up and still stay on top. This past twelve months has been so far ambivalent for mummy Jamil. You know the story well,...
Special birthday shout to Sarkodie the biggest emcee from the coast of Ghana. Just in case you don’t know 10 July is the superstar rapper’s birthday. You are all very familiar with the rap emcee here in Nigeria. He is more like a brother to us now. He has...
 The self-styled "Omo Alhaji", Ycee kills everything on his path. Before you think too far off, what I mean is simple. He is committing lyrical genocide on every track he jumps on lately. Ok let me take you backward, just follow my trail. This "dada" sprouting rapper drew our attention...
peter okoye vs jude okoye
There are speculations that all may not be smooth between the Psquare duo Peter and his twin brother Paul and their erstwhile manager Jude Okoye. The more vocal of the team addressed his stand about a concert in Congo that was brought to his notice via his IG page.peterpsquareDISCLAIMERThis...
In 2008, if you had asked who the dopest female rapper in Nigeria was, the answer would've been unanimous - Kel. Her single, Waa Wa Alright, was one of the hottest singles that year, and to be honest for years to come. Her album, The Investment, was released in...
While the Kardashians have been fighting to break the internet with their clinically enhanced bodies, an MC’s fight for greatness have fallen short of legendary to the claim of a living figure who sometimes endorse or at times, deny his sanctification of an assumed protege laying claims to his...
Sound Sultan has always been a Baba in the industry. It's not just for his longevity in the industry (6 albums is no joke). But because he's always been one to see things from higher perspective.So when he said this in an interview with Naij, we had to really soak...
adekunle gold album cover art
The Photoshop king and YBNL singer Adekunle Gold is ready to bless music lovers with his debut album titled GOLD.The alternative music singer debut LP will drop anytime soon, as he has previously unveiled the artwork and title. Hopefully this July the album will hit stores nationwide, the initial...

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