Editorials

Editorials

Articles centered about the Nigerian pop culture

Wizkid Wins Best International Act: Africa At The BET AWARDS 2017
Who do you think is the ‘baddest’ boy in the Nigerian music industry? For the love of controversies, celebrity gossip, ostentatious display and plain bad boy lifestyle which male Nigerian music act has it all together? There are just about top 5 male Nigerian artistes who have always fed our crave...
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,...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
mavin records
If 100 persons who consume made in Nigeria music, were asked to randomly mention five record labels in Nigeria, it’s a sure bet Mavin Records will suffice the mentions 90 – 95% of the time. The Don Jazzy led music imprint is indeed popular and highly rated, isn’t it...
After an eventful year, Jaguda is proud to bring to you the top 30 songs that rocked Twenty16. This is a synopsis of our top most impactful songs released during the calendar year. Drawing up this list has not been easy because Twenty16 recorded a low output of songs and...
falz
If you say Falz is the hottest rapper at the moment in the most populous black nation Nigeria, then I totally agree with you. 🙌 It’s almost impossible to deny his dominance in the game in the past twelve months. This is guy started out as some sort of...
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...
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...
headies 2015 next rated
It's over 10 months since the heated 'Next Rated' award controversy. As long as the year 2016 is put under review the Headies Awards fracas between Don Jazzy and Olamide will be the biggest altercation the music industry would have witnessed. Away from the altercation of January 1st, the "Next...