Editorials

Editorials

Articles centered about the Nigerian pop culture

top nigerian songs 2016
Dozens of Nigerian songs are released everyday, and we know it can be crazy trying to decipher what songs to listen to, and which ones to trash. Data and space are not cheap jare so no need to being overly generous with it. In 2016 alone we estimate over...
nigeria underrated artists
There is no better way to spit this out, but some very talented Nigerian artistes have been blatantly underrated and it hurts. Again, it's may be a little difficult to place, the reason why their talents and hardwork doesn't meet with commensurate recognition and applause. From time to time...
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...
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....
adekunle gold and olamide
Definitely,  Olamide has been one huge inspiration to many Nigerian youths out there. His story is the type that makes you believe that almost anything is achievable if you go after it with grit and fervour. Everyone likes to hear that sort of "Started from the bottom now we...
chidinma
One of the biggest news in the music industry which has caused a lot of stir and ripples is Iyanya's decision to become a Mavin. The Nigerian entertainment blogosphere and media outlets carried the headline in varying forms. It took us by surprise. Different opinions ensued pro and anti....
davido
With the break through of WizKid on Drake's One Dance, the buzz about WizKid and Nigerian music overall has been crazy. It worked like a fairy tale really. From Drake dropping a verse on Ojuelegba, to Drake recruiting WizKid to hop on his song. Now we're not talk about...
Adele's single Hello has taken the world by storm over the last few weeks. Racking up over 320 million views on youtube, and inspiring numerous covers all over the world, and of course that has also inspired covers from Nigerian artists. So much so that now we have a lot...
olamide vs don jazzy
It ended before it really even started. The beef between Olamide and Don Jazzy lasted less than 48 hrs, but in that time span we saw some serious venom spilled out more so from Olamide, and some cunning disses from Don Jazzy. Yes if you were in the village...
We're right at the end of the year, and a really good time to look back at the albums that completely rocked in 2015. It's been a strange and lopsided year actually with majority of the good albums coming later in the year. We counted over 30 albums that were...
We the music fans of Nigeria have decided that we'll started begging, asking or demanding albums from our favorite artists. Okay maybe not demanding, but for some of the best artists in Nigeria, random singles here and there, no projects, and ever shifting release dates disappoint many fans. Many fans...
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...
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...