Editorials

Editorials

Articles centered about the Nigerian pop culture

You have to cut Nigerian female artistes some slack for dare competing in an industry that is male dominated.  The ladies in music account only for a not-so-much percentile of the Nigerian music industry.The guys maybe taking home good money but hey, the ladies are cutting big paychecks too....
 Upfront & Personal Global Management Consultants proudly presents One Africa Music Fest London, UK. One Africa Music Fest is coming to London for the first time ever on Saturday, 13th May 2017.This event will take place at The SSE Arena, Wembley.Guests will fill THE SSE ARENA,...
I guess I’m not the only one who thinks Chocolate City and Empire Mates Entertainment are now a haggard looking shadow of what the used to be to Nigerian music lovers.A popular verse of the bible struck me, as I thought a little longer it occurred to me that...
Billboard music awards 2017 full list of winners
It’s cool to see Wizkid gradually transcend into a full fledged international artiste, and Sony Music is also in the picture to make it work out and make it last.Last year was certainly the height for Wizkid when he topped the Billboard Hot 100 Chart for over ten weeks....
Meet The Mothers Of Some Of Nigeria's Finest Artistes
Yesterday, was internationally celebrated as Mother's Day, many of us used the opportunity to shower heartwarming messages and encomium on our mothers. Mother's Day is a celebration honoring the mother of the family, as well as motherhood, maternal bonds, and the influence of mothers in society.  Some of Nigeria's finest music stars...
Now more than ever, the internet is often awashed with sordid stories of domestic violence between spouses. This very demeaning act of domestic violence invariably  tantamounts to divorce of married couples as witnessed these days. And this trend is rather disheartening.  It scares the heck out of those at...
Just about a year now the fortune of a certain boy changed overnight when he received a call from Davido. That was Mayorkun, Destiny came calling, and like everyone else would do, he heed the call. In about a year Mayorkun can say ‘I'm young and getting it’.Somehow Mayorkun...
In time past Nigerian parents rebuked their wards for dare dreaming about becoming musicians. You dare not harbor such thoughts talk more of telling your parents about it. You'll get a good dose of the cane and rebuke. Fast forward to the present, music is probably one sure way to...
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...
The twenty-year-old singer who will be twenty one this year creeped into our consciousness when he released his debut track “African Princess” under Mavin records. Korede Bello went further to garner more fans and specifically won the hearts of his female fan base with that famous wink when he...
Music in Nigeria has come to a point where competition is very stiff. No one enjoys a monopoly at the top of the varied music charts. More talents are popping into the market in good number. The life span of a hit song is more short lived because of...
Do you ever ponder where the heck some rappers disappear to? Basically, you hear no new stuff from them and you wonder why they are no more popping.And then, once in awhile you get to hear some of their old stuff and you remember this artiste was the “shit”...
In case you've been under a rock for the past month, Beyonce is pregnant... with twins. Yes she is. So her performance at the just concluded Grammy Awards was one of the most anticipated of the night. Like everyone else, we were curious to see how she'll pull off...
Many years after Afrobeat legend Fela died, things are still the way even after his demise.One of the core reason Fela Kuti is being revered as a legend was his ability to use his music as a weapon. And oftentimes, Fela has been quoted in that regards. Music is the...
“I say I’m lyrically maddin Lyrically unpsycho Lyrically enlighten you” this is a cut from the song (Lyrically) that marked a new dawn in the life of Keshniro Ololade as he began his sojourn as an artiste. Needless to say, Lyrically filtered into Olamide’s ears, next Lil Kesh was...
artist to look out for 2017
If you were told to bet on any Nigerian artiste who would churn out smash hits,  break new grounds, sell out shows in thousands and also give us a lot to shu-shu about; who would that be?Whose career will you follow up the most because you are sure he...