Editorials

Articles centered about the Nigerian music pop culture & trends

Kelly Hansome
While an artiste like 2Baba has enjoyed longevity and relevance in the Nigerian music industry with multiple hits, some other artistes are not made of the same caliber. We had seen many artistes pop up and fizzle out in no time. Interestingly, these artistes won our hearts with very...
There are many times some of our Nigerian female music acts have left us like “Wow that was amazing” anytime they get to work with their male counterparts. This supposed “music chemistry” in a way goes beyond the recording studio, because they sure look fabulous as a couple too....
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...
9ice
At every twist and turn in music and entertainment, Nigerian artistes give fans some drama, raise dust of controversies during their altercations with record labels, and eventually end the once blissful marriage. “Chickens come home to roost” aptly means you have to deal with the outcome of your deeds either...
most iconic songs in nigeria
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 and davido
First of all without disappointing fans of both artists, I will say that this write-up is not about the accolades and achievements of both artists. The long rivalry that used to exist between both artistes has since been quashed and on different occasions, both Wizkid and Davido have been...
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...
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...
Mr Eazi Rotate Sketch
Top on the list of our expectations in 2017 would be hit songs to make us jolly as we all hustle and grind. Like myself, I'm ready to blast some new banging tunes from my headphones and speakers. We are in these together, LOL! 2017 is the year we expect...
top wizkid songs
WizKid turns 25 today, and in his short 25 years on this earth he's managed to have a huge musical career with 2 big albums, and countless hit singles that have kept the dance floors, and wedding parties going. With the way WizKid is going, he'll most likely go...
For celebs in general, Instagram has not only become a medium to share photos of their daily life but a way to show off their personal style. So please believe that when it comes to the creme de la creme of Naija's entertainment industry, they are showing us more...
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...
patoranking voice nigeria
Who else thinks Patoranking should not be a Judge on the Voice Nigeria. Have you ever been watching a Music Talent show on TV and you see the Judges then you start losing confidence on the credibility of the show? That was the case after I stumbled on the The...
who you epp
Ever since Olamide dropped his track Who You Epp, and announced his freestyle contest, the hip-hop world in Nigeria has been buzzing seriously. It almost seems like everyone is dropping a verse or two on the sick beat produced by Shizzi. From those trying to win the contest, to the...
One of the great things about music is the fact that every so often you get to hear new material from new artists emerging almost every other week. While some artists always stick to a generic formula, others find new ways to create music that somehow sounds different from...
wizkid one dance
Whew! We finally figured out what WizKid was saying in his part of the smash single, One Dance which features him and Kyla. It's one of the biggest, the biggest song in the world US right now according to Billboard, so we have to know the lyrics. Especially our...

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