Editorials

Editorials

Articles centered about the Nigerian pop culture

So the buzz has been going on social media over a list by MTV Base titled "Top 20 Best Naija Tracks Ever" emphasis on 'Ever'. This sham of a list has the following songs 2Face – African Queen 9ice – Gongo Aso D’banj – Oliver Twist P-Square ft. Waje – Do Me Wizkid –...
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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...
It is said that man has an insatiable quest for sex, food and money. Do you agree? I do! I got into a conversation with some colleagues, and we got talking about God and the "weird" things people ask of him. Some of the things listed didn't seem so off...
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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...
For many, the thought of Northern Nigeria conjures up images of bomb-damaged and dangerous cities with inhospitable residents; however, this is not entirely true as the region features idyllic cascades, picturesque plateaus, captivating architecture and welcoming locals who are proud to show off their local cities and culture. Those who...
Not many people know of my connect with the beautiful soul called Prince. My first encounter with this special spirit was in 1982, in a city called Providence in Rhode Island all the way in the USA. We were at one of his concerts, I still remember it like it happened yesterday....
Zen Magazine’s cover for the month of December features an incredible sportsman and humanitarian whose passion for charity and community service inspired him to start his foundation back in 2007 to give back to underprivileged kids in North America and across Africa. Born in Lagos, Nigeria back in the...
The 90’s were an amazing time in the landscape of music. The incredible wave of Hip-Hop that took shape in the late 80’s continued to build into a tidal wave bringing RnB and Funk along for the ride. Reggae, was taking the world by storm like no other global...
Zen Magazine has released its August contents and  Fashion Editorial on  Nigerian Fashion brand, Ella Bethel collection. The editor of the magazine, Arinze Nwokolo describes this latest collection as a "sexy collection". Their august contents also include the charity work by BBALP in Kenya. Check out the pictures and drop...
Christie Brown is a Ghanaian based luxury women's fashion brand that aims is to satisfy the stylish urge of "that modern woman who seeks a true taste of Africa". At Christie Brown, our aim is to infuse modernism into carefully selected traditional African aesthetic that transcends international borders. It's really...
Where do you place your favourite rapper; is he or she rapping or yapping? We are not going to delve into origins or who owns what and what type of rap(s) there is, but we will first agree that rap means rhythmically applied poetry (RAP). With that out the...
The latest edition of Y! magazine is a celebration of ideas, issues and culture, headlined by two inspiring Nigerians, the songwriter and musician Timi Dakolo, and beauty entrepreneur and chief executive of House of Tara, Tara Fela-Durotoye. “It’s a special edition that celebrates the continent’s biggest youth platform, The...
“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...
In business, the customer is king; for without them there is no business. In music business, your fan is also royalty. Treat him so... Your fans are like your customers. Hence, your fan is king. Fans do make stars. If there are no fans or lovers of music....well, YOU imagine....
Let's get into it before the day runs out. Olamide – Ko Duro Be ft. Viktor & DJ Enimoney Olamide has been one of the hottest names in entertainment over the past year, and for all the good reasons. Ko Duro Be sees him feature his YBNL soldiers Viktor and DJ Enimoney,...
Exquisite Magazine celebrates with CoolFM 96.9 as they clock 16 years by featuring the beautiful female On Air Personalities (OAP) on the cover of their latest issue. TaymiB (Temilola Balogun), Joyce Onyemuwa, Omo London (Mercy Ajisafe), Shine Begho, Kaylah Oniwo and Destiny Amaka look stunning on the cover of the...